Live Art Demonstration: Vejigante Masks with Juan Roman Jr.

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Art / Craft

Age Group:

Elementary, Teens, Adults
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Stop by the library cafe to see a live demonstration as a local artist creates a vejigante, a colorful mask worn in Puerto Rican festival celebrations. Artist Juan M. Roman, Jr., born in Puerto Rico and raised in Chicago, creates traditional and contemporary-style vejigantes from paper mache to link Puerto Rican heritage with the 21st century.

Hispanic Heritage Month Program




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