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Wed, Dec 22, 2021 01:00PM EST
Lot 166

John Valadez,"Chicana"

Estimate: $8,000 - $10,000

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John Valadez (Los Angeles, b. 1951)/ Chicana/ Acrylic on paper/ 38 in x 25 in x 2 in (96.5 cm x 63.5 cm x 5.1 cm)/ Muralist and pastel artist, grew up in the neighborhood of Boyle Heights, Los Angeles. While studying at East Los Angeles Junior College in the early 1970s, Valadez joined a theater group—performing in productions at the Mexican American Center for Creative Arts (MACCA)—and immersed himself in the study of art history and painting. He earned a B.F.A. from California State University at Long Beach in 1976. Following graduation, Valadez became involved in numerous mural projects in Los Angeles, where he continues to live and work today./ Latino Art and Culture Bilingual Study Guide (Washington, D.C.: National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 1996 Ships from Los Angeles, California.


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