Friday, October 29, 2010

La Revolución Social de José Guadalupe Posada at the Consulado de Mexico de San Francisco

Currently on display at the Consulado de Mexico de San Francisco, CA, is a cross section of Jose Guadalupe Posada's work from the New World Prints Collection. A variety of calavera images in recognition of Dia de los Muertos are in the show. Included in this exhibition are also selected prints showing Posada's influence on comtemporary artists. The show will run until early December. Located in the gallery and main floor at the Consulate located on Folsom Street between 1st and 2nd Streets in San Francisco, CA

Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA

Beginning on October 25 and running until November 7, the Museum of Latin America Art in Long Beach, CA is holding its annual Dia de Los Muertos celebration. This year New World Prints has been invited to exhibit a small selection of works by Jose Guadalupe Posada. The celebration is always fabulous and this year will have some original broadsides of Jose Guadalupe's printed works including an original acid etching printing plate.