Chicago Tonight

Mexican Printmaking Tradition Lives On In Chicago

Clip: 01/07/2021 | 4m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

A Chicago Public School teacher took an early retirement to pursue his dream – to continue in the long line of Mexican artists who excel at printmaking. From depicting calaveras – the skulls seen in the Day of the Dead celebration – to pursuing themes of social justice, Rene Arceo is the heir apparent to an enduring tradition.

Aired: 01/07/21

Rating: NR

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