This collection of papers consists mainly of printed material, photos and journal articles pertaining to the work of photographer
Laura Aguilar. Included are images of her work with Latinas in Los Angeles and Mexico.
Laura Aguilar was born in 1959 in San Gabriel, California. Aguilar attended the photography program at East Los Angeles Community
College and continued her studies with The Friends of Photography Workshop and Santa Fe Photographic Workshop. Her work has
been exhibited at the Venice Biennial, Italy; the Los Angeles City Hall Bridge Gallery, the Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions
(LACE), Los Angeles Photography Center,Women's Center Gallery at the University of California in Santa Barbara, Self Help
Graphics, all in CA; and the University of Illinois in Chicago, IL. She was an Artist in Residence at Light Works in Syracuse,
NY in 1993; received a Brody Grant from the California Community Foundation in 1992; received an Artist in Residence grant
from the California Arts Council through the Gay and Lesbian Community Services Center of Los Angeles in 1991/92; and an Artist's
Project Grant from LACE in that same year. [This biography is from the website http://www.sla.purdue.edu/WAAW/Corinne/Aguilarbio.htm]
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