Pop-up book presentation: Katty Huertas RESCHEDULED (New date TBC)

Katty Huertas will explain the universe she created for Mountain Mother & Other Stories, a celebration of Colombian folklore that uses different graphic approaches to communicate a narrative.
She will tell the story of Mountain Mother, a representation of a spirit/deity found in Colombian mythology who is a protector of the forest and the natural life. Inspired by magic realism, a literary movement associated with Latin America.

Date: Saturday, January 22
Time: 2:00 pm
Group Size: 20
Location: FRIEDA, 320 Walnut Street
Registration: at least 2 days prior to the event
Fee: Free
The availability is on a first-come-first-served basis

Covid proof of vaccination required
Mask recommended

FRIEDAcommunity asks that selected artists schedule time to engage our community through a workshop, a demonstration, or a discussion during the exhibition.
As a reminder, 100% of the sale proceeds of any artwork go to the artist.

This book presentation is part of the exhibition green
Monday – Sunday: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

 

Katty Huertas is a multidisciplinary artist born in Colombia and based in Washington DC.  She holds an MFA in Graphic Design from MICA.  Her work explores identity, folklore, and double standards, among other subjects.  She combines analog and digital mediums such as painting, sculpture, fiber work, book arts, digital drawing, and animation to develop the final product.

You can find more of Katty’s work at FRIEDA at 320 Walnut Street or check her website.