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"Mundos Aereos" oil on canvas by Miguel Diaz Calderon

 Collection — Item: 1
Identifier: RITDSA-0187

Content Description

This painting was purchased after being shown in the Arte del Corazon exhibition at the Dyer Arts Center, which closed on 16 December 2017 (https://www.rit.edu/ntid/dyerarts/sites/rit.edu.ntid.dyerarts/files/images/Arte%20de%20Corazon%20Flyer%20eng.jpg).

Dates

  • 2015

Extent

1 Item(s) : oil on canvas ; 60 x 90 cm

Language

Spanish; Castilian

Overview

The collection contains one oil painting by Deaf Latinx artist Miguel Diaz Calderon. The painting depicts a orangish-blue skyscape/seascape composed of two background spheres and six floating islands. Islands with fauna contain various scenes: a lighthouse and boat; waterfall; fishing vessel over large fish and dock; crystals; a tree on a cube island; and at lower left is a painter seated in front of a canvas with a nude woman crouched in a cavern below.

Arrangement

Collection is made up of one item.

Physical Location

Storage Room, Art Storage Cubby: 2

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased by Joan Naturale, NTID librarian for The Wallace Library.

Accession number(s): 2018:014

Dimensions

60 x 90 cm oil on canvas, unframed

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Ella von Holtum in March 2018.
Title
"Mundos Aereos" oil on canvas by Miguel Diaz Calderon
Subtitle
RIT/NTID Deaf Studies Archives
Status
Published
Author
Ella von Holtum
Date
6 March 2018
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Script of description
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Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archive Collections Repository

Contact:
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