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Research Guides

Throughout his career, Rauschenberg and his studio kept various calendars and schedules detailing his travels, exhibitions, appointments, and other information.

Rauschenberg Overseas Culture Interchange (ROCI) was a tangible expression of Rauschenberg’s long-term commitment to human rights and to the freedom of artistic expression.

Rauschenberg traveled to Mexico in 1985 as part of Rauschenberg Overseas Culture Interchange.

Rauschenberg traveled to Chile in 1984 and 1985 as part of Rauschenberg Overseas Culture Interchange.

Rauschenberg traveled to Venezuela in 1985 as part of Rauschenberg Overseas Culture Interchange.

Rauschenberg traveled to China in 1982 and 1985 as part of Rauschenberg Overseas Culture Interchange.

Rauschenberg traveled to Japan in 1982 and 1986 as part of Rauschenberg Overseas Culture Interchange.

Rauschenberg traveled to Cuba in 1987 and 1988 as part of Rauschenberg Overseas Culture Interchange.

Rauschenberg traveled to Berlin in 1989 and 1990 as part of Rauschenberg Overseas Culture Interchange.

The final ROCI exhibition, Rauschenberg Overseas Culture Interchange: ROCI USA, took place at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.