Reviving the Iconic Women of Lowrider Magazine

Reviving the Iconic Women of Lowrider Magazine

By Sarah Rose Sharp – HyperAllergic.com – Photo: courtesy the artist|Liz Cohen. Photo: Liz Cohen, “Gloria Garcetti” (2018) Detroit, Michigan — The inaugural issue of Lowrider magazine, published in 1977, features Gloria Garcetti on the cover. She is...
Story and King: San José’s Lowrider Culture

Story and King: San José’s Lowrider Culture

By San José Public Library – SJPL.org – Photo: Suzanne Lopez (in blog image) and Maria Herrera (blog icon image). The art of lowriding has deep roots in Chicano history and culture. San José was home to a vibrant lowrider scene, centered around the famous...