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Calendario Exhibition
1/22/1977 - 2/13/1977
An exhibit of original silkscreen calendars from 1973-77 by RCAF and Galería artists organized by René Yañez and Ralph Maradiaga. Participating artists include: Ricardo Favela; Juanishi Orosco; Patricia Rodríguez; René Yañez; Rodolfo (Rudy) Cuellar; Esteban Villa; Xavier Viramontes; José Montoya; Ralph Maridiaga; and others.
  Galería Exhibitions Calendario Exhibition <1977>
Images of the Southwest <1977>
Animation <1977>
The International Hotel <1977>
Día de los Muertos <1977>
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Calendarios/Calendars
Throughout the 1970s, artists associated with Galería created silkscreen Calendarios, consisting of thirteen original prints, as a source of income for artists and as a means to make art accessible to the community. Produced by the leading artists of the Chicano art movement, Calendarios became a vehicle for the re-definition of popular Mexican traditions as well as an exploration of Chicano/Latino cultural identity. Through Calendarios, Chicano/Latino artists interpreted themes, motifs and ideas specific to their political and social concerns.