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  Participated in the Following Exhibitions W x W (Women by Women) <1985>
Pinturaltura: Vermillion Blues Spilling <1989>
WEEDE PEEPO: Icons, Portraits y Gente <2005>
Current Exhibition: "Empujando Tinta" <2013>
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Barbara Carrasco

Barbara Carrasco is an artist and muralist who has created numerous works which have been exhibited throughout the US, Europe, and Latin America: The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA (1996), Armand Hammer Museum (1995, 1999), Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art (1988), Museo del Chopo, Mexico (1984), and the Mexican Museum (1992). Her work has been featured in numerous publications: Los Angeles Times, New York Times, USA Today, Artforum, Boston Globe, New England Journal, High Performance, and Flash Art. She received her MFA in art from the California Institute of the Arts (1991) and her BFA in art from UCLA (1978). Carrasco created numerous banners for the United Farm Workers (1976-1991). She was invited to the former USSR to paint murals in Leningrad and Armenia (1985 and 1987). Carrasco created computer animation PESTICIDES! which was continuously broadcast on the Spectacolor Lightboard at Times Square in New York (1989). She has been awarded several grants: Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Department Window Grant for Literature (1990), LACE/Rockefeller Foundation/Andy Warhol Foundation/NEA, Artists Project Grant (1992), J. Paul Getty Fund for the Visual Arts, Visual Artist Fellowship/Painting (1988), and COLA award from the Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Department (2000). Her original mural sketches and drawings are reposited in the Permanent Collection of Works on Paper at the Library of Congress, Washington DC (1989). Documentation of her mural work is archived in the California Murals Collection at the Smithsonian Institution (1983). A permanent collection of her papers has been established and archived at Stanford University Special Collections Mexican American Manuscript Collections (1996). Her oral history is archived at the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution (1999).