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    • Past Over exhibition

    • Art Exhibitions; Photography; Lynching; Steve Turner Gallery
    • "Two men were found on a tree" (at left), and "Into eternity" (far right), as shown in installation shot of "Past Over" exhibition at Steve Turner Contemporary in Los Angeles.
    • Untitled

    • Boulders; Trees; Clouds; Grasslands
    • Boulders and a tree stand on a grassy hill and clouds are visible in the sky. Using archival records, Gonzales-Day went searching for California's historic hang trees. While some of the locations of the trees in this series are certain, others...
    • Untitled

    • Brick walls; Parking lots
    • A brick wall stands in front of parking spaces. Using archival records, Gonzales-Day went searching for California's historic hang trees. While some of the locations of the trees in this series are certain, others were taken in approximate...
    • Josefa on the Downieville Bridge, 1851

    • Bridges; Hanging; Lynching; California; Hats; Crowds
    • Altered image of the hanging of Josefa at the Downieville bridge in 1851. First woman to be lynched in California. Erasure of the figure intended to raise awareness of the much-overlooked history of lynching in California. See Lynching in the West:...
    • Prison

    • Buildings; Trees; Roads; Rocks
    • A jail stands next to a road and trees grow around it. Using archival records, Gonzales-Day went searching for California's historic hang trees. While some of the locations of the trees in this series are certain, others were taken in...
    • Water Street bridge, 1877

    • Crowds; Men; Boys
    • The lynched bodies of Arias and Chamales have been removed. The lynch victim has been removed in this conceptually driven photographic series which sought to raise awareness of the history of lynching in California. See Lynching in the West:...
    • Erased Lynching series, installation shot

    • CUE Art Foundation; Art Exhibitions; Picture frames and framing
    • Framed artwork hangs from a wall. The lynch victims were removed in this conceptually driven photographic series which sought to raise awareness of the history of lynching in California. See Lynching in the West: 1850-1935 (Duke, 2006). As...
    • July 2012 Curriculum Vitae, Ken Gonzales-Day

    • Curriculum vitae; Gonzales-Day, Ken; Education; College teaching; Art Exhibitions; Scholarships; Reviews of research; Lectures and lecturing
    • Ken Gonzales-Day's curriculum vitae listing his education, fellowships, monographs, solo exhibitions, public art projects, selected group exhibitions, public/private collections, special print projects, awards and grants, bibliography, reviews and...
    • October 2008 Curriculum Vitae, Ken Gonzales-Day

    • Curriculum vitae; Gonzales-Day, Ken; Education; College teaching; Art Exhibitions; Scholarships; Reviews of research; Lectures and lecturing
    • Ken Gonzales-Day's curriculum vitae listing his education, fellowships, monographs, solo exhibitions, public art projects, selected group exhibitions, public/private collections, special print projects, awards and grants, bibliography, reviews and...
    • Execution of Josh the…, 1852

    • Drawing; Hanging; Lynching; California; Hats; Crowds
    • Erasure of the lynch victim intended to raise awareness of the history of lynching and other forms of summary justice in California. Josh (Joshua Robertson) was of African descent and lynched in Rich Bar, California in 1852. The original drawing...
    • Adios amigos

    • Executions and executioners; Hanging; Arizona; Prescott (Ariz.)
    • Collection of Ken Gonzales-Day. For more information see, Lynching in the West: 1850-1935 (Duke, 2006).
    • Cowboy justice, 1908

    • Firearms; Trees; Cowboys
    • The lynch victim has been removed in this conceptually driven photographic series which sought to raise awareness of the history of lynching in California. See Lynching in the West: 1850-1935 (Duke, 2006).
    • Disguised bandit

    • Firearms; Trees; Soldiers
    • Men in uniforms stand around a tree. The lynch victim has been removed in this conceptually driven photographic series which sought to raise awareness of the history of lynching in California. See Lynching in the West: 1850-1935 (Duke, 2006).
    • The wonder gaze, St. James Park

    • Generali Foundation (Vienna, Austria); Art Exhibitions; Crowds; Trees;
    • Installation view of The Wonder Gaze (St. James Park) as installed at the Generali Foundation in Vienna as part of the exhibition, "Exile of the Imaginary: Politics, Aesthetics, Love," curated by Dr. Juli Carson. One image is of people standing...
    • CUE Art Foundation catalogue

    • Gonzales-Day, Ken; Adorno, Theodor W., 1903-1969; Benjamin, Walter, 1892-1940; Lynching; California; Latinos in American history; Archival materials; Art Exhibitions; Photographs; CUE Art Foundation
    • The exhibition included the Erased Lynching series, the wallpaper piece, The Wonder Gaze (St. James Park), and two photographs from the Searching for California's Hang Trees series. The exhibition catalogue introduction was written by Bruce...
    • Hangman's tree bar

    • Hanging; Awnings
    • Using archival records, Gonzales-Day went searching for California's historic hang trees. While some of the locations of the trees in this series are certain, others were taken in approximate locations that corresponded to the historical data...
    • Downieville bridge

    • Hanging; Bridges; Downieville (Calif.)
    • Josefa (a Mexican woman) was hanged from the bridge in Downieville in 1851. Using archival records, Gonzales-Day went searching for California's historic hang trees. While some of the locations of the trees in this series are certain, others were...

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