The Benson Latin American Collection

Raúl Valdez Art Slides, 1976-1984

Descriptive Summary

Creator Valdez, Raúl, 1947-
Title Raúl Valdez Art Slides
Dates: 1976-1984
Abstract 43 color slides of artwork by Texas artist and activist Raul Valdez.
Call No. Miscellaneous Photographs #024
OCLC Record No. 24158584
Extent 43 slides : col ; 2x2 in.
Language English
Repository Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Artist and teacher. Born in Del Rio, Texas, 1947; attended Texas A & I in Kingsville and University of Texas at Austin. Known for murals painted in Austin, Texas, with Mexican American themes. Active in veterans' groups supporting peace in Central America.

Scope and Contents Note

Slides show Valdez' murals, paintings, and painted sculptures; works date from 1976 to 1984. Themes emphasize Chicano heritage and human rights.

Arranged according to numbers assigned by the artist.


Access Restrictions


Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.

Index Terms

The Raúl Valdez Art Slides are classified under the following Subject Headings in the University of Texas Libraries catalog:
Mural painting and decoration--Texas--Austin--Photographs
Mexican American art--Texas--Austin--Photographs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Raúl Valdez Art Slides, Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, the University of Texas at Austin.

Folder Inventory

Contact Sheets

box folder
Misc. Photos 024 Raúl Valdez Art Slides, 1976-1984
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