Los Desterrados (The Uprooted) Charcoal 22×30

Call for Price

Category:
Loading...

Description

In 1949 Los Angeles, California’s Chavez Ravine comprised of 3 Hispanic communities (La Loma, Bishop and Palo Verde). Using the law of Eminent Domain, the poor communities were evicted with the plan to construct (24) 13 story apartments and (160) 2 story townhomes in addition to playgrounds, schools and a college. Instead Dodger Stadium was constructed by removing the ridges and filling in the ravine with 8 million cubic yards of soil simply burying the local Palo Verde Elementary school. As a Pasadena Art Center class assignment, 18 year old Don Normark captured the life of Chavez Ravine. This young boy is one of Los Desterrados.

Clyde L Schroeder

Recent Products

Take a look at new items in our shop

#31 HE DOES?!!
Call for Price
Artist’s Soul
Call for Price
Audrey
Call for Price