L.A. Times Short Docs: Baca
Judy Baca Honored at LACMA Art+Film GALA 2023

ABC7: LACMA exhibit ‘Painting in the River of Angels’ shows artist Dr. Judy Baca in action

ABC News: Legacy and Agency: Inside Chicano history through art, September 15, 2023
Getty Museum: A Conversation with Judy Baca, June 2022
New Mexico Museum of Art: A Conversation with Judith F. Baca and Merry Scully, February 2022
Mural Arts Institute: Judy Baca and Jane Golden, April 2022
UCLA/Getty Program: Distinguished Speaker Series feat. Judith Baca: The Great Wall of Los Angeles, May 2022
PBS News Hour: How Judy Baca’s murals help recover history through ‘public memory’, November 2021
Museum of Latin American Art: MOLAA Zoom Project Chapter 12: In Conversation with Judy Baca, July 2021


McNay Art Museum : Distinguished Lecture – Judy Baca, April 2019
Hammer Museum: Judy Baca & Anna Indych-López, October 2018
Hammer Museum: Radical Girls Panel, February 2018
PBS NEIGHBORS – Craft in America: Muralist Judy Baca & Social and Public Art Resource Center (SPARC), 2017
UCLA: Judy Baca’s mural project empowers Watts students, July 2016
SPARC and Judy Baca: World Wall Canada Panel, Summer 2014


CSUN Distinguished Alumni Awards 2015: Judy Baca, 2015
LASS: Arte Intimo, Arte Público: Spirit, Vision and Form – The Art of Judy Baca, 2014
SPARC and Judy Baca: World Wall Canada Panel, Summer 2014
LA times: What does citizenship mean to you?, 2014
Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls: Judy Baca, April 2013
USC: Judy Baca – Q&A Imagining America, 2013
SJSU: Judy Baca’s Speech at Chavez Monument Dedication, 2013
Miguel Contreras Learning Complex Digital Mural Unveiling, 2012
Mayor Villaraigosa, Maria Elena Durazo, and Judy Baca at the Miguel Contreras Digital Mural, 2012
Pedro Pablo Celedón: Judy Baca, October 2011


SPARC: World Wall in Mexico, 2007
UCLA – Get Used To It: Voices of Our Lives, Judy Baca, 2006

Bioneers National Conference: Judy Baca, 2003



1. “The Tujunga Wash: Greenbelt & Mural” U.S. Army Engineer District, L.A. Corps of Engineers Filmex Best Documentary Short Features, 1978 FILM

2. “Murs murs/murals murals on the wall…,” Segment in documentary by Agnes Varda, Cine Tamaris, Paris, 1980. FILM

3. “Nightwatch in Los Angeles,” Charlie Rose interview with Judy Baca at the Great Wall of Los Angeles, broadcast nationally. 1982 TV

4. “Highway Murals,” features “Hitting the Wall”, Frank Romero, Kent Twitchell, L.A. Children’s Museum, May 8, 1984 VIDEO

5. “Ripley’s Believe It or Not,” Great Wall Segment, “Tujunga Wash Mural” Show #69, Act 4, 1984 TV

6. “Gallery Judy Baca, Muralist,” KTLA Channel 5, July 31, 1985 TV

7. “The Great Wall of Los Angeles: Ten Years Later,” a 2 Femme Production, Charlotte LaGarde/Amber Dawn Noland, 1986 VIDEO

8. “World Wall: Peace Mural” with Judith F. Baca, KNBC Channel 4 News, March 21, 1988 TV

9. “Mi Otro Yo/My Other Self,” Segment in documentary by Phillip Brookman and Jude Eberhard, 1988. FILM

10. “Bill Moyer’s Creativity in America,” Segment on the Great Wall Project, PBS series. November 7, 1989 TV

11. “CARA-Chicano Art: Resistance and Affirmation, Roundtable Discussion by Chicano Artists,” produced in conjunction with the exhibition CARA, Wight Gallery, UCLA, 1990. VIDE

12. NBC News Segment on World Wall, 1990 TV

13. “Through Walls,” Bill Wolfe, UCLA Wight Gallery Production, 1990 VIDEO

14. “Moscow Tonight,” National TV Moscow, 30 minute special on Russian artist Alexi Begov of the World Wall, and his collaboration with Judith F. Baca, Oct. 17, 1990 TV

15. “Beyond the Mexican Mural: Walls that Dissolve Borders,” Smithsonian Institute of American Art 30 minute production on Judith F. Baca in conjunction with exhibition at Smithsonian, July 23, 1991 VIDEO

16. KCET/Hispanic Heritage Month on-air spots with Judith F. Baca (5 spots) April 9, 1993 TV

17. “Changing Worlds: Women, Art, History and Revolution,” Lynn Hershmann, 1993 FILM

18. Borreguita and the Coyote” including a segment on the art of Judith F. Baca and her UCLA students Educational Video, Reading Rainbow, LANCET Production, airing nationally on PBS. 1994


19. “There’s a Mural I Know,” 30 min. video production on the Great Wall of LA. 1995 VIDEO

20. “World of Art: Works in Progress, 30 minute work on the Art of Judith F. Baca” Annenberg/Corporation for Public Broadcasting Station airing nationally. 1996 VIDEO

21. “SPARC Youth Workshop, in collaboration with the Human Relations Commission ‘Shoulder to Shoulder’ project”, European TV, July 1999 TV

22. Los Angeles Philharmonic Radio Program RADIO

KUSC Radio and WFMT Radio, Los Angeles, California and Chicago, Illinois

Interview: “LA Murals: The Great Wall”, October 2001

23. “Beneath the Surface” KPFK 90.7 FM Radio Interview, North Hollywood, California. Interview with Eileen Luhr and John Weiner, June 2001 RADIO

24. Interviewed by Adolfo Guzman Lopez for KPCC, 89.3 FM, upon receiving the 2001 Hispanic Heritage Award, August 2001 RADIO

25. “20 minute interview on The Great Wall and The World Wall”, Public Radio, KPFK 90.7 FM, June, 2001 RADIO

 26. American Family interview on air after segment on women muralists, roughly based on Judith F. Baca biography, February 2001 TV

27. “The Great Wall of L.A.: A Modern Day Mural Masterpiece, The Longest Mural In The World,” Cultural Art Journal Ltd., Emmet J. Thorpe, 21 minutes, 2001 VIDEO

28. CSPAN interview with Huell Houser, January 2002 TV

29. Hector Galan, “Visiones: Latino Art & Culture,” Fall 2004 DOCUMENTARY

30. “The Bioneers: Revolution from the Heart of Nature” Radio Series V. The “Bioneers” series portrays cutting-edge solutions and leading innovators with practical approaches to major environmental and social challenges. (Spring 2005) RADIO

31. Kevan Jenson, “Surfing LA” Visualize This! Films, Summer 2005 DOCUMENTARY

May – June 2005, Baldwin Park Monument Controversy TV

Local, State and International Coverage

TV Interviews with Fox National News, CBS, Univision, KCAL 9, Channel 7

32. KCAL-IND KCAL 9 News 2pm, May 11, 2005 LA TV

33. KCBS-CBS CBS 2 Show 4pm, May 11, 2005 LA TV

34. KWHY-IND Noticias 22 5pm, May 11, 2005 LA TV

35. KCBS-CBS CBS 2 News 6pm, May 14, 2005 LA TV

36. KCAL-IND KCAL 9 News 8pm, May 14, 2005 LA TV

37. KCAL-IND KCAL 9 News 9pm, May 14, 2005 LA TV

38. KCAL-IND Channel 9 News 10pm, May 14, 2005 LA TV

39. KSEE-NBC Weekend Evening News 6pm, May 15, 2005, Fresno CA TV

40. KSEE-NBC Morning News 5am, May 16, 2005, Fresno CA TV

41. FOXNEWS-FOX NATIONAL Fox News Live 9:30am and 11am, May 23, 2005 TV

42. WITI-FOX Fox 6 News at 9, May 28, 2005, Milwaukee, WI TV

43. KSTU-FOX NEWS 9pm, May 28, 2005, Salt Lake City, UT TV

44. KMPH-FOX Late News 10pm, May 29, 2005, Fresno CA TV

45. KCAL-IND KCAL 9 News 10pm, June 25, 2005 LA TV

46. KCBS-CBS Channel 2 News 11pm, June 25, 2005 LA TV

47. KCBS-CBS CBS 2 News 5pm, June 25, 2005 LA TV

48. KTTV-FOX Fox 11 News 10pm, June 25, 2005 LA TV

49. KABC-ABC Eyewitness News 11pm, Jun 25, 2005 LA TV

50. KVEA-Telemundo Show Noticiero 52 11pm June 25, 2005 LA TV

51. KABC-ABC Eyewitness News 7am, Jun 26, 2005 LA TV

52. Discovery Channel, GW feature, April 17, 2006 LA TV

53. Ellen Snortland, ““Beauty Bites Beast/la Bella Muerde a la Bestia” ” Independent, June 16, 2006 LA DOCUMENTARY

54. Running Down Dreams Production “A Day in the Life of…” (series on state history and social studies) August 1, 2006 LA TV

55. Jesus Trevino, “Broll” with interviews from Visions of Aztlan, 4/4/07 LA DOCUMENTARY

56. Cary Berglund, NBC News TV interview “Oaxaca” Exhibit SPARC, January 10, 2007 TV

57. Kate O’Donnell, “AWRT Empowering America,” The Foundation of American Women in Radio and Television, February 2008 RADIO, TV

58. Sheila Kuehl TV Show, West Hollywood auditorium, West Hollywood, December12, 2008 TV

59. Yu Gu, “Save LA Murals” USC School of Cinematic Arts 2008 DOCUMENTARY SHORT

60. KCRW Warren Olney, “Which Way, L.A.?” interview with Judith F. Baca. February 20, 2009 RADIO

61. Juan Devis, director of production of new media at KCET, a video portrait and interview of Judith Baca for the Departures: Los Angeles River Project. April 20, 2009 TV

62. Clara Sarr, “Heretics: Stories From a Feminist Art Collective” No More Nice Girls Productions 2009 FILM

63. Agnes Varda, “Murs Murs” Ciné-Tamaris 1980, Special 2009 American Cinematheque Rerelease and Screening at the Aero Theatre, murals of Los Angeles by French director. 2009 DOCUMENTARY

64. Oliver Riley-Smith, “Behind The Wall” USC School of Cinematic Arts 2010 DOCUMENTARY SHORT

 65. Visions of Aztlan: The Story of An American Art Movement by Chicano Filmmaker Jesus Trevino November 2010 release. Featured in the film

66. “WAR: Women, Art, History and Revolution,” Lynn Hershmann, 2010 released FILM

67. “Siqueiros in Los Angeles: Censorship Defied” Filmed Interviews of Participating Artists to accompany exhibit, 2010 INTERVIEW

68. Autry National Center, Los Angeles, California. September 24, 2010 – January 9, 2010 SHORT FILM

69.“La Plaza de Cultura y Artes” Interview for Voces Vivas Series, October 2010

Oral histories of Mexicans and Mexican Americans, Barefoot Productions Documentary INTERVIEW

70. Odd Lot Entertainment, “Prada to Nada” 2010 FILM

71. Ellen Rasmussen, “Latino American Experience” ABC-CLIO 2010 ONLINE WEBISODE

72. Talking Dog Media, “” 2010 TV

73.Latino 50+ Who’s Who. 2010 TV

74. Group 520 Productions, “Helping Hands” DOCUMENTARY series exploring volunteerism in communities across the United States. 2010 DOCUMENTARY

75. Lucinda Ornelas, Somos Hispanos WDCQTV in Saginaw, Michigan, PBS Channel 19. January 4, 2011 TV

76. CBS Los Angeles Local, “AT&T Helps Restore Highland Park Mural To Original Glory” October 23, 2011 TELEVISION / ONLINE

77. FTP Productions, LLC “The Protector” 2011 TV SERIES

78. John Carr, “Voice of Art” YouTube channel “I Am Other” April 2012 WEB TV SERIES

79. KCRW 89.9FM Guest DJ Project, Special Feature: Judy Baca. May 16, 2012 RADIO/ONLINE

80. HuffPost Live, “Art is not a crime”, 2013 WEB TV SERIES

81. KCRW 89.9FM Host Avishay Artsy “Oaxacan Street Artists in LA.” March 11, 2013 RADIO

82. Amy Poehler, “Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls” YouTube Channel “Judy Baca” 2013 WEB TV SERIES

83. Saul Gonzalez, KCRW Which Way, LA? “Rethinking LA’s mural ban” August 29, 2013. RADIO/ONLINE

84. QUESTAR, Assessment Development Contractors for student cognitive testing. 2013 ONLINE

CANANA films, ABC/Univision, “Back Home” 2014. TV SERIES

AARP En Espanol “25 Latino Boomers who have helped change the U.S. landscape.” 2014 ONLINE

Marciela DeMiriyn, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Ethnic Studies, Colorado State University. “Queer Studies & Women of Color” 2014 ONLINE COURSE

 ABC-CLIO 2015 Online subscription database “The Latino American Experience.” ONLINE

Bioneers 2014 Media Collections, ed. 1 DIGITAL MEDIA

Bioneers 2015 Media Collections, ed. 2 DIGITAL MEDIA

“Dolores Huerta” Documentary, Jennifer Petrucelli, Producer. 2016 DOCUMENTARY

Los Angeles Conservancy “Curating the City: LGBTQ Historic Places in L.A.” 2016 SHORT FILM

KCET CRAFT IN AMERICA. Feauturing the works of SPARC and Judy Baca. 2017 TV SERIES

“The Culture Trip” Key pieces of public art in Los Angeles. 2017 ONLINE