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Pilsen Walking Tour led by Photographer Akito Tsuda

June 6, 2024 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Two boys run through a downpour on a street corner in front of a large church.

Akito Tsuda, Untitled, 1990s, photograph. Courtesy of the artist.

Join Chicago Public Library for a walking tour of Pilsen led by photographer Akito Tsuda. Tsuda’s photographs are on display at Harold Washington Library Center, June 3 – December 31, 2024, in the exhibition Akito Tsuda: Pilsen Days.

Two different routes are available. On June 6 at 6:00pm, the tour meets and ends at Lozano Branch Library, walking the neighborhood east of the library and seeing the sites captured in Tsuda’s photographs from the early 1990s (approximately 1.5 miles total). On June 9 at 11:00am, the group meets outside the Damen Pink Line Station at 2010 S. Damen Avenue and tours the neighborhood west of Ashland Avenue (approximately 2 miles total). Tour 2 ends at the 18th Street Pink Line Station. Guests are then welcome to join Tsuda on the train downtown to view the exhibition

Presented by the Archives and Special Collections Division. Registration required. (Weather permitting)

Need sign language interpretation or other accessibility assistance for this event? Please call (312) 747-8184 or email access@chipublib.org to request accommodations. Requests must be made at least 14 business days before the event.

Details

Details

Date:
Thursday, June 06, 2024
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Category:

Accessibility

Free Admission

Organizer

Chicago Public Library
Phone:
312 747 4300
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Other

Region
South Side, West Side
Audience
Life-long Learners, Scholars, Teens, Families
Accessibility
Free Admission
Event Topics
Art Education, Community

Venue

Locations

Location

Chicago Public Library Lozano Branch
1805 S. Loomis Street
Chicago, 60608
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Phone
(312) 746-4329
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