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ART, PHOTOGRAPHY, AND ARCHITECTURE Alcala, Alfredo (1925-2000) [1000w] Arai, Tomie (b. 1949) [1000w] Asawa, Ruth (b. 1926) [1000w] Barry, Lynda (b. 1956) [1000w] Cha, Theresa Hak Kyung (1951-1982) [1000w] Cham, Jorge (b. 1976) [1000w] Chan, Ernie (b. 1940) [1000w] Chi, Tseng Kwong (1950-1990) [1000w] Chang, Wah (1917-2003) [1000w] Choy, Philip (b. 1926) [1000w] Chung, Y. David (b. 1959) [1000w] DeZuniga, Tony (b. 1941) [1000w] Date, Hideo (1907-2004) [1000w] deSouza, Allan (b. 1958) [1000w] Doi, Isami (1903-1965) [1000w] Duena, Victor (1888-1966) [1000w] Fenollosa, Ernest Francisco (1853B1908) [1000w] Figueroa, Don (b. 1964) [1000w] Gee, Yun ((1906-1963) [1000w] Hayashi, Masumi (1945-2006) [1000w] Kane, Herb (b. 1928) [1000w] Khan, Fazlur (1929-1982) [1000w] Kim, Ernie (1918-?) [1000w] Kingman, Dong (1911-2000) [1000w] Koike, Kyo (1878-1947) [1000w] Laigo, Valeriano Montante (1930-1992) [1000w] Lee, Moon [1000w] Lin, Maya Ying (b. 1959)  Manabat, Nick (1972-1995) [1000w]