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The Latinx Art Culture and Memory Archive (TLACMA)

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1028

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  • No requestable containers

Content Description

This collection of twelve books were created by Latinx artists residing in Baltimore as part of The Latinx Art Culture and Memory Archive (TLACMA) program which is supported by the Winston Tabb Special Collections Research Center. The collection contains eight artist books by Erick Antonio Benitez, Hoesy Corona (three books), Christina Delgado, Jessy DeSantis, Jackie Milad, and René Treviño, as well as books on the museum Tola's Room, arts organizations LabBodies and CIELO, and La Valentina Podcast companion book. The book boxes also contain print articles, interviews, biographies, and CVs associated with the books and the artists and organizations who made them.

Dates

  • Creation: 2022 - 2023

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Contact Special Collections for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Biographical / Historical

The Latinx Art Culture and Memory Archive (TLACMA) program is supported by the Winston Tabb Special Collections Research Center. The book creators are contemporary US-based Latinx artists, curators, and scholars with ties to Baltimore, MD and Washington, DC.

Extent

1.68 Cubic Feet (12 flat boxes (12.75 x 2 x 9.75 inches))

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection of twelve books were created by Latinx artists residing in Baltimore as part of The Latinx Art Culture and Memory Archive (TLACMA) program in partnership with the Winston Tabb Special Collections Research Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Hoesy Corona in April 2024.

Processing Information

This collection was processed in May 2024 by Jenelle Clark.

Title
Guide to The Latinx Art Culture and Memory Archive (TLACMA)
Author
Jenelle Clark
Date
May 2024
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA