Frida Fest Crowds Celebrate Famed Artist as Countdown to 2020 Begins 98
Beginning the countdown to a rare exhibition of the largest personal collection of works by famed Mexican Artist Frida Kahlo, hundreds gathered Sept. 9 to celebrate Frida Fest at the McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage. The day-long, family-friendly event featured a variety of entertainment and activities, centered on the upcoming Frida Kahlo 2020, running June to August of next year. The 26-piece collection will be on display at the MAC’s Cleve Carney Museum of Art. Frida Kahlo 2020 will be the first show in the new CCMA, which is undergoing a 1,000-square-foot expansion in preparation for the exhibition.