On Ed’s 24th Death Day
Ed died 24 years ago, on July 14, 1997. Read the poem Alison Carrillo wrote to commemorate this date.
Carmen León is the first artist to be showcased in a series of six Califas Legacy exhibits on Google Arts and Culture. In the Califas Legacy Project, Museo Eduardo Carrillo documents four decades of the work of five Chicano/a/x artists in the Central Coast region; Yermo Aranda (2020 Santa Cruz Artist of the Year), Eduardo Carrillo (1937-1997), Ralph D’Oliveira, Carmen León, and Amalia Mesa-Bains.
About the Califas Legacy Project
The Califas Legacy Project has unified the Monterey Bay Crescent through public retrospective and multi-generational exhibitions, zoomed in opportunities, streetside art viewing, portable murals, documentary videos, panel discussions, and a Latinx-based symposium.