Author Archives: Carribean Fragoza

Archives

Posted on Oct. 23, 2019 by Carribean Fragoza
1 Comment(s)
Carribean Fragoza, a freelance journalist who writes about art in Southern California, focuses in this post on Dana Johnson, writer and associate professor of English ...
Posted on Sep. 10, 2019 by Carribean Fragoza
0 Comment(s)
Carribean Fragoza, a freelance journalist who writes about art in Southern California, Vanessa Wilkie, the William A. Moffett Curator of Medieval Manuscripts and British History at The Huntington, and...
Posted on Nov. 21, 2018 by Carribean Fragoza
0 Comment(s)
When push comes to shove, there are two kinds of people in the world. The kind who will either run away from a fire or a fist fight, and the kind who will run toward it to get a closer look ...
Posted on Sep. 26, 2018 by Carribean Fragoza
0 Comment(s)
"Qhip nayr uñtasis sarnaqapxañani" is an aphorism of the Aymara people, an indigenous nation that spans Peru, Bolivia, and Chile. The saying, which roughly translates to "looking back to walk forth,"...
Posted on Aug. 15, 2018 by Carribean Fragoza
0 Comment(s)
The summer day simmered. As artist Mario Ybarra Jr., his assistant Jennifer Vanegas, and I strolled through the gardens under the shade of carefully trimmed foliage, steam rose from the warm, dark earth...
Posted on Jun. 20, 2018 by Carribean Fragoza
0 Comment(s)
Carolina Caycedo and Mario Ybarra Jr. begin their residencies at The Huntington by bringing distinct approaches to making new work inspired by the institution's library, art, and garden collections. Whether...

Recent Posts

Dec. 4, 2019 by Usha Lee McFarling
3 Comment(s)
While The Huntington is celebrating its Centennial this year, it is also celebrating a very special staff member, one who has worked at the institution for a half century ...
Nov. 27, 2019 by Lisa Blackburn
0 Comment(s)
When New Year's Day dawns on Jan. 1, 2020, tens of thousands of spectators will line Colorado Boulevard in Pasadena, bundled up against the morning chill to be part of a 131-year-old tradition: the annual...
Nov. 20, 2019 by Linda Chiavaroli
0 Comment(s)
"What Now: Collecting for the Library in the 21st Century," Part 1, in the Library's West Hall through February 17, offers what co-curator Claudia Funke calls "a tantalizing glimpse of The Huntington's...

Search Verso