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Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte in Collaboration with Humberto "Tico" Torres Photography Collection

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Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte in Collaboration with Humberto "Tico" Torres Photography Collection, 1993-2012 | University of Miami Cuban Heritage Collection

By Amanda Moreno

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Title: Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte in Collaboration with Humberto "Tico" Torres Photography Collection, 1993-2012Add to your cart.

ID: CHC5173

Creator: Rodriguez-Duarte, Alexis (b. 1962)

Extent: 2.0 Boxes

Languages: English, Spanish;Castilian

Abstract

The Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte in collaboration with Humberto "Tico" Torres photography collection contains exhibition material, photographs and published works created by Cuban-born photographer Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte (b. 1962) in collaboration with Tico Torres.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte in collaboration with Humberto "Tico" Torres photography collection contains exhibition material, photographs and published works created by Cuban-born photographer Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte (b. 1962) in collaboration with Tico Torres.

The collection includes biographical and professional information on Rodriguez-Duarte; press releases and invitations to exhibitions of the photographer's work; and copies of publications that have featured his photography. The collection also contains signed copies of Americanos: Latino Life in the United States (1999) and Presenting Celia Cruz (2004).

Biographical Note

Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte is a Cuban photographer born in Havana in 1962. Exiled with his parents during the Freedom Flights of 1968, Rodriguez-Duarte was raised in Miami and has lived in New York since 1992. His interest in photography was sparked at the age of 10 when his grandfather gave him his first camera, a Voightlander.

Rodriguez-Duarte has been an adjunct professor at New York's International Center for Photography. With his work featured in Harper's Bazaar, Vanity Fair, L'Uomo Vogue and The New Yorker, among others, Rodriguez-Duarte has also displayed his photographs in solo and group exhibitions in Miami, London, Los Angeles and New York. His sitters have included such Cuban personalities as Andy Garcia, Gloria Estefan, Narciso Rodriguez and Celia Cruz. In his work he has collaborated extensively with his partner, Tico Torres.

Subject/Index Terms

Photographers - United States
Rodriguez-Duarte, Alexis (b. 1962)
Torres, Humberto

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Requests to publish or display materials from this collection require written permission from the rights owner. Please contact chc@miami.edu for more information.

Acquisition Method: Gift of Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte, 2006.

Preferred Citation: The Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte in collaboration with Humberto "Tico" Torres photography collection, Cuban Heritage Collection, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida

Processing Information: Processed by Amanda Moreno, September 2013.

Finding Aid Revision History: Title of the collection revised November, 2013 to reflect collaboration of Humberto "Tico" Torres.


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[Series 1: Biographical Information, undated, 1994-2003],
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Series 1: Biographical Information, undated, 1994-2003Add to your cart.
This series contains a short biography and information about the work of Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Biography, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Bibliography, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Quotes, undated, 1994-1997Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Clippings, undated, 1994-2003Add to your cart.
Series 2: Exhibits, 1994-2012Add to your cart.
This series contains materials from exhibitions of Rodriguez-Duarte's photography.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Exhibit press releases, 1994-1999Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Exhibit invitations, 1994-2004Add to your cart.
Folder 7: "Cuba Out of Cuba" photo essay, 1997Add to your cart.
Folder 8: "Cuba Out of Cuba" series prints, 1993-2006Add to your cart.
This folder contains a photo series with portraits of Guido Llinás, Tania León, Domingo de la Cueva, Luis Cruz Azaceta and José Bedia, Zenaida Manfugás, and Carlos "Patato" Valdés.
Folder 9: Postcards, undated, 1998Add to your cart.
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Folder 1: Decorative box with photographs of Celia Cruz and Pedro Knight, 1994-2004Add to your cart.
Series 3: Published Work, 1996-2012Add to your cart.
This series contains magazine publications that feature Rodriguez-Duarte's work, arranged chronologically.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 10: People en español, 1996 FallAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Latina, 1999 MayAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: The New Yorker, 1999 Sep 13Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Delta Sky, 2000 JunAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Miamigo 3.5, 2000 JunAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Ocean Drive en español, 2001 SepAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: People en español, 2003 AprAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Ocean Drive en español, 2005 Jan-FebAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: AARP Segunda Juventud, 2006 Feb-MarAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Harper's Bazaar Art China cover and spread, 2012Add to your cart.
Series 4: Books, 1999-2004Add to your cart.
This series contains books that feature Rodriguez-Duarte's photography.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Americanos: Latino Life in the United States by Edward James Olmos, 1999Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Presenting Celia Cruz by Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte (soft cover), 2004Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Presenting Celia Cruz by Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte (hard cover), 2004Add to your cart.

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