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Caragol, Taina

Fellowship Advisor National Portrait Gallery staff

Latin American, Latino and Caribbean art; the history of institutional commitment to Latino and Latin American art in the U.S.; Diaspora and exile in Latino and Latin American art; Latina feminisms; Nuyorican art; art and social movements in the 20th and 21st century

Background And Education

Education And Training


Selected Publications

  • Article

  • Book

    • Caragol-Barreto, Taina B., Urena, Leslie, and Sajet, Kim. 2022. The Outwin 2022: American Portraiture Today [Exhibition catalog] Washington, DC. 2022
    • Caragol-Barreto, Taína Beatriz, Moss, Dorothy, Powell, Richard J., and Sajet, Kim. 2020. The Obama Portraits. Washington, DC;Princeton, New Jersey: National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution;Princeton University Press, Incorporated. 2020
    • Eye to I: Self-Portraits from the National Portrait Gallery..  Ed. Fortune, Brandon.  2019
  • Chapter

    • Caragol, Taína. 2018. "Meaningful (Dis)placements: The Portrait of Luis Muñoz Marín by Francisco Rodón at the National Portrait Gallery." In Beyond the Face: New Perspectives on Portraiture. Reaves, Wendy Wick, editor. 302–317. Washington, DC: National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution. 2018
    • Caragol, Taína. 2017. "An Extraordinary Inventory." In Unfinished Memories: 30 Years of Exit Art. White, Garrett, editor. New York: Steidl. 2017
    • Caragol, Taína. 2015. "Finding Oneself in the Mirror of History: Latinos at the National Portrait Gallery." In What Are We Before We're Naturalized. Lasch, Pedro, editor. 20–33. Washington, D.C.: Provisions Library. 2015
    • Caragol, Taína. 2015. "Nuevos Contextos Expositivos: El Retrato de Munoz Marin en la Galeria Nacional de Retratos." In El Munoz de Rodon. 33–35. Trujillo Alto: Fundacion Luis Munoz Marin. 2015