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Opening: Arte Diseño Xicágo II

April 12, 2024 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

An historical photo showing the interior of the Fine Arts Building at the World's Columbian Exposition in 1893. Floor to ceiling paintings on the walls and sculptures on pedestals.
Fine Arts Building, World's Columbian Exposition, 1893 Chicago. Smithsonian Libraries, Washington DC, USA © Smithsonian Institution/Bridgeman Images.

Mark your calendar and join the National Museum of Mexican Art for the opening reception for Arte Diseño Xicágo II • From the World’s Fair to the Present Day. This exciting exhibition examines the 1893 World’s Fair and features 19th century works of art from both sides of the border by some of the leading artists who participated in the World’s Fair. It also includes contemporary artwork by Chicago-based artists born in Mexico whose art reflects their transnational experiences.

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Date:
Friday, April 12, 2024
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:

Accessibility

Free Admission

Wheelchair Accessible

Other

Region
West Side
Format
In Person
Audience
Life-long Learners, Scholars, Teens
Accessibility
Free Admission, Wheelchair Accessible
Event Topics
Racial Identity

Venue

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Location

National Museum of Mexican Art
1852 W. 19th St
Chicago, IL 60608 United States
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