Publications

CHILDREN’S BOOKS


Family Pictures/Cuadros de Familia

by Carmen Lomas Garza.

A picture book for children in English and Spanish of Garza’s artwork with a one-page story about each painting. Contains 15 color reproductions. Published by Lee & Low Books. http://www.leeandlow.com/books/468/pb/family_pictures_cuadros_de_familia


 

In My Family/En mi familia

by Carmen Lomas Garza.

A picture book for children in English and Spanish of Garza’s artwork with a one-page story about each painting. Contains 13 color reproductions. Published by Lee & Low Books.

http://www.leeandlow.com/books/469/pb/in_my_family_en_mi_familia


 

Magic Windows/Ventanas mágicas

by Carmen Lomas Garza.

A picture book for children in English and Spanish of Garza’s artwork with a one-page story about each paper cutout. Multicolor layout of 18 images. Temporarily out of print. Published by Lee & Low Books.

 

 


Making Magic Windows: Creating Papel Picado/Cut-Paper Art with Carmen Lomas Garza

An instructional book in English for parents, teachers, and teenagers on how to make “banderitas”, tissue paper cutouts and more complicated cutouts. Temporarily out of print. Published by Lee & Low Books.

 

 

EXHIBITION CATALOGUES

 

A Piece of my heart/Pedacito de mi Corazón, The Art of Carmen Lomas Garza

(ISBN 1-56584-164-6)
A reprint of the catalogue for the solo exhibition at Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, Texas, in 1991 which traveled to five cities. Contains twenty-four color reproductions and thirteen black & white.

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Carmen Lomas Garza, Lo Real Maravilloso /The Marvelous: The Real

(ISBN 0-9605194-6-7)
A catalogue of a solo exhibition at The Mexican Museum in San Francisco in 1987. Contains fifteen color reproductions. Published by The Mexican Museum/La Tienda, Fort Mason Center, Bldg. D, San Francisco, CA 94123. Tel. (415) 202-9700, themexicanmuseum@gmail.com

 

 
 

MONOGRAPHS

 

Carmen Lomas Garza by Constance Cortez

In this volume of the path breaking A VER series, Cortez explores Garza’s artwork in the context of the Chicano/a art movement, family and regional traditions, and Garza’s own political and social activism Published by the University of Minnesota Press.

http://www.upress.umn.edu/book-division/books/carmen-lomas-garza?searchterm=Carmen+Lomas+Garza

 

DOCUMENTARIES

 

Carmen Lomas Garza: Looking Back

a film by Severo Perez with original music by Marcos Loya

Carmen Lomas Garza’s artwork taps into a distinctive vision of her childhood in Kingsville, Texas during the late 1950s. Her paintings and etchings recall celebrations, rites of passage and intimate family moments. Available on DVD, TRT: 42 minutes.

http://script-postscript.com/long-form/carmen-lomas-garza-looking-back/

 

 

Homenaje a Tenochtitlan: An Installation for Day of the Dead by Carmen Lomas Garza

produced by Elizabeth Sher. Published by IV Studios. 24 minutes

http://www.chiptaylor.com/ttlmnp4512-.cfm