New images: Maria del Mar’s “La Corola Invertida”


Image: Leopoldo Mendez, Untitled from “La Corola Invertida” by Maria del Mar, 1930. UW Image Bank.

Maria del Mar’s 1930 “La Corola Invertida” with original prints by Leopoldo Mendez.

databases: UW Image Bank, MDID

keywords: invertida, mendez

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New images: collages


Image: Colin Brown, Ping Pong, 2007. UW Image Bank

Contemporary and twentieth-century collage

database: UW Image Bank

keywords: collage

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Images in DPLA, the Digital Public Library of America


The Digital Public Library of America launched in April 2013 with the goal of providing “open and coherent access to our society’s digitized cultural heritage.” Through the DPLA, find photographs and images digitized from prints, books, maps, and other materials in libraries, archives, museums, and government agencies across the United States. Search by topic or keyword and refine to “image,” or explore images and other content through “Exhibitions” or by Place or Date.

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New images: North American contemporary art

Bird in Hand 2006 by Ellen Gallagher born 1965

Image: Ellen Gallagher, Bird in Hand, 2006, Tate Collection, London, UK.

Contemporary art by North American artists.

databasses: UW Image Bank, MDID

keywords: contemporary

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New images: Paul Strand and Mexico

February 7, 2013 Leave a comment


Image Paul Strand, Woman, Tenancingo de Degollado, 1933. UW Image Bank

Photographs taken by Paul Strand while in Mexico, 1932-1934.

databases: UW Image Bank, MDID

keywords: Strand

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New images: Sandino

January 18, 2013 Leave a comment

Image: Sandino with dove and rising sun, ca. 1970s-1980s, Nicaragua. Joel Sheesley,

Graffiti, murals, and other images of Sandino from Nicaragua.

databases: UW Image Bank, MDID

keywords: sandino

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New images: Gabriel Orozco

December 4, 2012 Leave a comment

Image: Gabriel Orozco, Spine, 2003, Private Collection. Marian Goodman Gallery,

Prints, photographs, sculpture, installations by contemporary Mexican artist Gabriel Orozco.

databases: UW Image Bank, MDID

keywords: orozco

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