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Chicano Art

La Marcha No Ha Terminado

Eduardo Diaz | Posted 07.01.2016 | Latino Voices
Eduardo Diaz

In coupling the Agustín Lira and Alma concert with the One Life: Dolores Huerta exhibition, the Smithsonian introduces audiences to this important chapter in U.S. labor history, celebrating two of its notable leaders.

Los Angeles Latino-Influenced Art Is the Focus of a Documentary and Museum Show

Lisa Derrick | Posted 07.01.2014 | Latino Voices
Lisa Derrick

Los Angeles: A city of glaring contrasts and contradictions -- multi-million dollar homes and abject poverty. It has libertine lifestyles and harsh, s...

Cheech Marin Gets High on Chicano Art, Ya'll (VIDEO)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 10.12.2012 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

I had the opportunity to film Cheech Marin in his Pacific Palisades home and show the world his infamous art collection. Sometimes warm, sometimes cynical, and sometimes profound, I found Marin's passion for the artists he champions as real and sincere.

Chicano Park Celebrates Its Status as a National Historic Monument

John M. Eger | Posted 06.16.2012 | Arts
John M. Eger

It's hard to believe that what was once "street art" littering the off ramps and the trestles of a bridge now is part of what has become one of San Diego's cultural landmarks.

L.A. Artist Gronk on Painting for Opera and ASCO

Mat Gleason | Posted 04.02.2012 | Arts
Mat Gleason

Fresh off the Pacific Standard Time survey of ASCO at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gronk talks about letting go of the past and reveals where his archives have landed.

Mental Menudo: In Celebration of Artist Gilbert "Magu" Lujan

Karen Atkinson | Posted 09.26.2011 | Arts
Karen Atkinson

Gilbert "Magu" Lujan died this last weekend of cancer, just before a benefit was to take place to raise money for his health care. Magu was an important artist not only here in Los Angeles, but for most everyone he came in contact with. 2011-07-26-imgpull.jpg

In Memory Of Chicano Artist Gilbert 'Magu' Lujan

The Huffington Post/ AP | By JOHN ROGERS | Posted 09.26.2011 | Los Angeles

ARCADIA, Calif. -- His colorful expressive works, reflecting everything from cartoonish-looking characters to Aztec warriors, would come to cover ever...

Gilbert "Magu" Lujan: A Benefit

Peter Clothier | Posted 09.20.2011 | Impact
Peter Clothier

Not many men are given to be notable cultural pioneers as well as prolific and endlessly inventive artists in their own right. Count this one man, Gilbert "Magu" Lujan, among them.