Conversations en Community: Artistas Mexicanas & Mujeres in the Local Arts

Conversations en Community
Come to the Museum at 6pm to stimulate your mind and connect with your community. Join us for a series of conversations around the exhibition Arte Diseño Xicágo.

Artistas Mexicanas & Mujeres in the Local Arts
Thursday, August 16, 6pm

A glimpse into mujerista arts organizing and activism in 1970s Pilsen. Come to a video screening of Eleanor Boyer and Karen Peugh's Festival de Mujeres (1979) and panel moderated by interdisciplinary artist, researcher, and educator Nicole Marroquin, honoring the work of Malú Ortega, Diana Solís, and Karen Peugh.

Concept image for the Festival de Mujeres poster and T-shirts, 1979. Mujeres Latinas en Acción supporters on 17th Street. Photo by Diana Solís.

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 6:00pm