José Guadalupe Posada: Legendary Printmaker of Mexico

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Presented by McAninch Arts Center at Cleve Carney Art Gallery, Glen Ellyn IL

José Guadalupe Posada: Legendary Printmaker of Mexico

Public Reception: Thursday June 20th, 6 – 7 p.m.

One of Mexico’s most celebrated artists was a printmaker, a common man who died a pauper, his body interred in an unmarked grave.  Yet, José Guadalupe Posada reached his countrymen through perhaps more than 20,000 images documenting nearly every aspect of life. As Mexico modernized in the late 19th century, its capital bustled with published materials to satisfy the growing metropolis and its budding middle class, intelligentsias, and thousands of new residents relocating from the

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Free Admission

Contact: 630.942.4000

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Additional time info:

Public Reception: Thursday June 20th, 6 – 7 p.m.

In addition to the times listed, starting on Thursday July 11th, the gallery will also be open one hour prior to the Lakeside Pavilion summer events on Thursday and Friday evenings (Thursday and Friday at 7PM). Lakeside Pavilion events will end on Friday, Aug. 9.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.



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