Gronk was born in 1954 in the barrios of East Los Angeles. An autodidact by circumstance, he began his career as an urban muralist who had to look up the word "mural" to know whether he could paint one. Over time, he has grown into an international figure who has created grand sets for operas and computerized animation for panoramic screens. In this sweeping examination of Gronk's oeuvre, Max Benavidez elucidates how the artist can cross genres, sexual categories, and ethnic barriers, yet still remain true to himself. ...

Gronk 2007, University of Minnesota Press, Los Angeles, CA

ISBN-13: 9780895511010

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Gronk 2007, UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center Press, Los Angeles, CA

ISBN-13: 9780895511058

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