Teen Arts Academy

Printing Traditions
Gego (Gertrud Goldschmidt) (Venezuelan, 1912–1994)
Untitled, 1966
Sheet: 32 x 23 in. (81.28 x 58.42 cm.)
Norton Simon Museum, Anonymous Gift, 1968
© Fundacion Gego

Printing Traditions

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2013
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Teacher: Daniel Gonzalez
Type: Teen Arts Academy

José Guadalupe Posada was an illustrator and printmaker whose work influenced many important Latin American artists of the 20th century, including Diego Rivera and Manuel Álvarez Bravo. Spend a weekend with artist Daniel Gonzalez exploring the tradition of printmaking, and create a Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) broadside in honor of the 100th anniversary of Posada’s death.

Meets in Main Entrance Gallery | This two-day program is free and all materials are provided. Designed for students ages 13-18. | Space is limited to 18 participants; Online registration is required.