Americanos: Latino Life in the United States
This exhibition shows an extraordinary view of the breadth and variety of the Latino experience, encompassing the spectra of national origin, economic status, education, profession, religion and language. Through the medium of photography , Americanos explores the complexity of interconnected cultures and presents a fascinating self-portrait of Latino America.
The exhibition contains 120 photos made by thirty award winning photographers. It is the centerpiece of a multi-media program including a large format book, published by Little, Brown & Company, an HBO documentary, and a music CD released by Atlantic records in conjunction with Warner Music Latin America.
This is a project of Olmos Productions, organized by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service and the Smithsonian Center for Latino Initiatives.