Author Archives: mruizval

When September Comes…

At the end of summer, the small ones are looking forward to the start the school! Meeting friends, discovering new things, sometimes misbehaving, starting daily activities, and many more things are just around the corner! Classes are starting, but students … Continue reading

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Gary Schneider, Our Unique Identity

Gary Schneider, Genetic Self-Portrait, 1997 (802.2000.1) “In genetic terms only one percent of you is you. This small fraction of you DNA contains all the necessary genetic information to define for shape; size; eye; hair; and skin color; and every … Continue reading

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Manuel Álvarez Bravo: Diez Desnudos

Manuel Álvarez Bravo, Siests en la Hierba, 1979 (printed 1981) (252.1995) Manuel Álvarez Bravo, Xipetotec, 1979 (printed 1981) (251.1995) Manuel Álvarez Bravo, Fruta Prohibida, 1976 (printed 1981) (557.1984) Manuel Álvarez Bravo, Espejo Negro, 1936 (printed 1981) (253.1995) The body of woman is a poem … Continue reading

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Rediscovering Disfarmer

Mike Disfarmer, [Unidentified Woman and Man in front of Cabin], 1930s Mike Disfarmer, Arthur, Doreney, Artisee, Patsy, Oneda, Darlen, ca. 1940s Mike Disfarmer, Eva Dean, Betty Jo, ca. 1940 Mike Disfarmer, [Unidentified Woman and Three Children], ca. 1935 Mike Disfarmer, … Continue reading

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Cristina García Rodero

Cristina García Rodero, “El colacho” Castrillo de Murcia, Spain, 1975 Cristina García Rodero, “La Tabua,” Zarza de Montanchez, Spain, 1985 Cristina García Rodero, The Trinity, Lumbier, Spain, 1980 Cristina García Rodero, The Confession, Saavedra, Spain, 1980 Cristina García Rodero, The … Continue reading

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