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Latinx Alumni Network’s night at Frida Kahlo: Timeless exhibition

Date:
Thursday, August 26th
Time:
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$45

Event Description

Join the Latinx Alumni Network to take a step back in time with the comprehensive presentation of the life and works of the artist Frida Kahlo.

Guests will gather for a Redbird reception to enjoy heavy hors d’oeuvres and time to connect. Redbird Liz Flores ’12 will also speak to the group, sharing her story of how she came to be a successful artist in Chicago. After the reception, guests will head to the McAninch Arts Center at the College of DuPage to enjoy Frida Kahlo: Timeless. The exhibit features 26 original pieces as well as an immersive historical exhibit providing the framework of the life, circumstances, and events that led Kahlo to become one of the most important painters of the twentieth¬†century and of our time.

5:30 p.m., reception at Altiro Latin Fusion, 132 North Hale Street, Wheaton
7:30 p.m., exhibit at McAninch Arts Center, 435 Fawell Boulevard, Glen Ellyn

Cost includes hors d’oeuvres reception and exhibit ticket. A cash bar will be available at the reception. Register by 4:30 p.m. August 23 online or contact Alumni Engagement at (309) 438-2586. Limited tickets are available.

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.

Organizer

Alumni Engagement
Phone:
(309) 438-2586
Email:
alumni@ilstu.edu
Website:
http://alumni.illinoisstate.edu/