Interview with Juan Sanchez on Dec 21, 2015, Segment 7, Part 2

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Sanchez talks about the artistic traditions that shaped and influenced his work. He mentions the influence of the collective Taller Boricua and of artists such as Jorge Soto Sanchez who developed a particular visual aesthetic using elements of the African and Taíno culture. Besides being influenced by Puerto Rican and Latino artists he was also exposed to Modernism and to Conceptual Art. Sanchez describes how he appropriated elements of the Nuyorican Movement and quotations from Pedro Albizu Campos into his work.


Date
December 21, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Juan Sanchez
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
2m 33.0s
Location of interview

Center for Puerto Rican Studies, New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JSan.2015.12.21.7.2
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Jorge Soto Sánchez, Francisco Oller, Marcos Dimas, Marc Torel, Pedro Albizu Campos, Taller Boricua, University of Puerto Rico
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location)
Related Items
Interview with Juan Sanchez on Dec 21, 2015, Segment 7, Part 1
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Juan Sanchez on Dec 21, 2015, Segment 7, Part 2: JSan.2015.12.21.7.2. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 18 Sep 2019.
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