Maggie Daley: A Tribute

 

Maggie Daley: A Tribute, October 4, 2012 – February 17, 2013     

Summary: The National Museum of Mexican Art is proud to present this tribute by Chicago area teens to the former first lady of our city. Every year, in celebrating the Day of the Dead, Mexican communities across the U.S. and Mexico take time to remember and pay homage to deceased family members and friends, as well as beloved leaders and celebrities. In doing so we recall their contributions, reinforce their legacies, and keep their spirit alive in the present. The tribute was organized by Yollocalli Arts Reach working with After School Matters students on this special exhibition.

Participating Artist: Jasean Purdis, Toure Apawu, Malik Davis, Tavon Sanders, Ashley Peterson, Brianna Phillips, Yaharia Urias, Fahey Clark, Andrea Ortiz, K'Lynn Robinson, Denise Rodriguez, Jasmine Tena, Jordan Bell, Jessica Chrzan, Jesse Osaro, Leticia Duran Arellano, Jesus Peña, Janet Perez, Darla Del Raso, Ruben Cruz JR, Jose Gonzales, and Ofelia Romero

Curatorial Team: Janet Perez, Darla Del Raso, Ruben Cruz JR, Jose Gonzales, and Ofelia Romero

Organizing Institution:  National Museum of Mexican Art

Displayed at: National Museum of Mexican Art KRAFT Gallery

Thursday, October 4, 2012 to Sunday, February 17, 2013