Daniela Bleichmar

Daniela Bleichmar is Assistant Professor of Art History and History at the University of Southern California. Her book Visible Empire: Colonial Botany and Visual Culture in the Hispanic Enlightenment will be published in March.
 (February 2012)

Our Lady of Cocharcas Under the Baldachin (detail); eighteenth-century Peruvian painting, artist unknown

Latin America: The Battleground of Art

Contested Visions in the Spanish Colonial World

an exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, November 6, 2011–January 29, 2012, and the Museo Nacional de Historia, Mexico City, July 6–October 7, 2012

Contested Visions in the Spanish Colonial World

edited by Ilona Katzew

February 9, 2012 issue

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