04 Aug Mercedes Dorame
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Cultural Affiliation: Gabrielino Tongva
Born in Los Angeles, California, Mercedes Dorame, received her MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute and her B.A. degree in American Literature and Culture from UCLA. Her work is in the permanent collections of the Hammer Museum, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Triton Museum, Allen Memorial Art Museum, de Saisset Museum, Montblanc Foundation Collection, and Phoebe A. Hearst Museum. Dorame is a faculty member in media and photography at CalArts, and she has shown her work internationally.
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