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Guide to the Juana Alicia Collected Works Digitized Art Collection CEMA 106
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  • Preferred Citation
  • Use Restrictions
  • Conditions Governing Access note
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Processing Information

  • Title: Juana Alicia collected works digitized art collection
    Identifier/Call Number: CEMA 106
    Contributing Institution: UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.01 linear feet (1 CD containing 137 digital images in the JPEG format)
    Date (inclusive): 1983-2006
    Abstract: The Juana Alicia collection chronicles the art, mostly murals, of the aforementioned artist. The dates of her artwork range from the early 1980's to the late 2000's.
    Physical Location: Stored on network drive. Inquire with CEMA. One box at Del Norte
    Language of Materials: The collection is in English with some Spanish
    General Physical Description note: 1 CD containing 137 digital images in the JPEG format
    creator: Juana Alicia

    Scope and Contents note

    The collection presently consists of one series, Artwork, made up of digitized images of 137 works of art spanning the years from 1983 through 2006.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of Item], Juana Alicia Collected Works Digitized Art Collection, CEMA 106. Department of Special Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Use Restrictions

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Conditions Governing Access note

    The collection is open for research. Stored on network drive. Inquire with CEMA in Special Collections.

    Acquisition Information

    Donated by Juana Alicia, May 4, 2006

    Biographical/Historical note

    Juana Alicia is an internationally renowned muralist, printmaker, educator, activist and painter. She has taught for thirty years, working in many areas of education, from community organizing to migrant and bilingual education to arts education; and from kindergarten to graduate school levels. She has expressed it is her responsibility as an artist to be an activist for social justice, human rights and environmental health. She began working as an artist as a teenager, coming of age in the human rights movements that included the United Farm Workers and the protests of the war in Vietnam. She works in many forms and traditions. Most of her public art works are found in the San Francisco Bay Area, but she has also painted murals in other parts of the world. Some of her works are individual projects and others are collaborative. Juana Alicia is based in Berkeley, California. She teaches intermittently at several universities in the San Francisco Bay Area, including San Francisco State University, U.C. Davis and Stanford University. Most recently she was a Fulbright Scholar in Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico, where she taught at the Escuela Superior de Artes de Yucatán.

    Processing Information

    Salvador Güereña, August 23, 2007

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Digital images
    Mexican American art -- California -- 20th century
    Mexican American artists -- California
    Mexican American women -- California
    Muralists (painters)
    Women printmakers -- United States