January 11 – March 25 / 2018
Jose Guerrero (1938-2015) was an artist and community leader who impacted his community through printmaking, mural painting, and activism. Guerrero is best known for his work in the Pilsen neighborhood, where his studio and workshop was a hub for art classes, mural tours, and political organizing. “Jose Guerrero, Presente” features a portfolio of prints made in his memory by 25 Chicago artists, as well as some of his own works on paper. The portfolio was organized between 2015-2016 by Héctor Duarte and John Pitman Weber; DePaul Professor of Art, Media, and Design and muralist Bro. Mark Elder, cm facilitated the donation and exhibition of the work.