The Benson Latin American Collection

Marta Sanchez Papers

Preliminary Inventory



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Sanchez, Marta
Title: Marta Sanchez Papers
Dates: circa 2000s
Abstract: Sketches of artworks, exhibition catalogs, clippings, and printed materials from Chicana artist Marta Sanchez.
Accession No.: 2009-04
Extent: 4 linear feet
Language: English and Spanish
Repository: Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Chicana artist Marta Sanchez was born in San Antonio, Texas. She earned an MFA in Painting from the Tyler School of Art, Temple University, and a BFA in Painting from the University of Texas at Austin. She teaches at The Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Tyler School of Art, and the Springside School.

The Art of Marta Sanchez web page is online at http://www.artedemarta.com/.


Scope and Contents Note

Sketches of artworks, exhibition catalogs, clippings, and printed materials from Chicana artist Marta Sanchez. The collection continues to be added to, and this inventory is preliminary and may be incomplete.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted. The papers are accessible in the Benson Collection rare books and manuscripts reading room.

Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.


Index Terms

The Marta Sanchez Papers are classified under the following Subject Headings:
Sanchez, Marta--Archives.
Hispanic American artists--Sources.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Marta Sanchez Papers, Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin.

Acquisition Information

Donation.

Accession numbers: 2009-04, 2012-06, 2016-55, 2017-23

Additions

Further materials are expected for this collection.


Box and Folder Inventory

Preliminary Inventory

Box Folder
1 1 Artwork: "Local Heroes of the Day and Night," sketch
2 Artwork: Sketch
3 Art Calendar, 2004
4 Clipping
5-6 Exhibition Catalogs
7 Exhibition Postcards and Brochures
8 Leeway Foundation Grants and Awards booklets
9-10 Pieri, Diane. Cascarones Por la Vida
Box
2 2016 Additions
1 Cascarones Por La Vida correspondence and photographs
2-3 Cascarones material



Oversized Format Materials

Box Folder
OV-1 1 Article on cascarones, 2002
2 "La Danza" prints
3 Exhibition poster
4 Railroad Workers, circa 2000
Donated by the artist in honor of Max Withers, who passed away in 2016. Max Withers was the husband of Julianne Gilland, former director of the Benson Latin American Collection.
[Accession #2017-23]
5 Photographs of cascarones by Jonas Dos Santos, Jean Longo, and Chantaphong [?]
[Accession #2016-55]
Box Folder
OV-2 1 "Local Heroes of the Day and Night" sketch
2 "Young Lady Liberty" sketch
3 Artwork sketch (Virgen de Guadalupe)
4 Cascarones Por la Vida Poster
5 Cascarones Por La Vida photos/posters, circa 2000s
[Accession #2016-55]



Prints

Map_Case
OV Transcendental Trainyard: Collaborative Suite by Marta Sanchez and Norma E. CantĂș, portfolio, 2006
[serigraph prints]
San Antonio Train Yard, Serie Project V, Coronado Studio, 1998
[serigraph print]
In the Ricardo and Harriett Romo Collection (2000-04).



Collection

Box
OV-3 Cascarones by Narcissa Weatherbee, undated
[painted cascarones in box]
Donated in honor of Jeanette Kitzman.