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Crónica del Aplastamiento
Ovejero, Graciela, Artist
Ovejero, Graciela, Artist
Date Created and/or Issued
Publication Information
California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives, Dept of Special Collections, Donald Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9010,, (805) 893-8563, URL:
Contributing Institution
UC Santa Barbara, Library, Department of Special Research Collections
Centro Cultural de la Raza archives
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California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives, Dept of Special Collections, Donald Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9010; (805) 893-8563
From the Desperdicio Contestatario a las Recompensas por Defender una Tierra Plana--Graciela Ovejero Exhibition curated by Patricio Chavez at Centro Cultural de la Raza (February 2-March 11, 1990). Ovejero is an Argentine artist active in the San Diego area. A large rectangle has been mounted on two pillars and covered with strips of cloth in various colors. Branches have been painted and hung on its surface. A pile of two hundred (or more) white shoes lie along the bottom of the rectangle in a row. A tree trunk, painted red, is in the foreground.
Cat.1 081
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35mm slide
Assemblage (art)
Art, South American
Art, Abstract
Mexican Americans
Chicano art
Chicana art
Mexican American art
Installations (Art)
Shoes in art
San Diego (Calif.)

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