Copied Judith F. Baca, Uprising of the Mujeres, 1979, acrylic on six wooden panels, overall: 96 × 288 in. (243.8 × 731.5 cm), Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center, and the Luisita L. and Franz H Denghausen Endowment, 2019.26A-F
- Uprising of the Mujeres
- Not on view
- overall: 96 × 288 in. (243.8 × 731.5 cm)
- Credit Line
- Museum purchase through the Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center, and the Luisita L. and Franz H Denghausen Endowment
- Mediums Description
- acrylic on six wooden panels
- Figure group
- Landscape — farm
- Architecture — industry — factory
- Occupation — other — reformer
- Object Number
A behind-the-scenes look at how 3D imaging helps a mural conservator preserve Judy Baca's Uprising of the Mujeres.
Judith Baca is a Chicana artist, professor, arts administrator, community leader, and social and cultural activist, whose murals and paintings give voice to underrepresented communities.
SAAM talks with the artist about her inspirations and the process of creating a portable mural