112th Annual Conference - Riverside Convention Center, California
Friday, October 31 - Sunday, November 2, 2014

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Tio's Tacos as Folk Art and Kitsch

Patricia Morton, University of California, Riverside

Patricia A. Morton, Associate Professor of architectural history in Art History at UC Riverside, will help to contextualize the kitschy and moving folk art of Tio's Tacos. Her book on the 1931 Colonial Exposition in Paris, Hybrid Modernities, was published in 2000 by MIT Press and in Japan by Brücke in 2002. Her current research focuses on the links between postmodern architecture and popular culture. She is Editor Designate of the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians.