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Artist in Residence: Emily Guerrero

October 4 - October 15

Artists in Residence: The Eiteljorg’s artist in residence program brings Native and Western artists from across North America to the museum and to classrooms, libraries and senior centers in the local community. Visiting artists provide a mix of small onsite and virtual online offerings.

Emily’s Bio: Mexica-Arts founder, Emily J. Guerrero, a storyteller, folk artist of Mexica indigenous ancestry. Emily embodies her ancestral traditions as she encourages and inspires audiences to expand their knowledge of diverse cultures in their midst. Her performances, installation arts and workshops for various age audiences offer insights to the diverse montage of the multicultural communities. She is a dedicated and passionate advocate of cultural arts. Throughout her career Emily has served as an advocate in leadership roles for development of culturally inclusive programs.

Medium: Storytelling, Folk art, performances and installation arts


Open Studio: Saturday, Oct. 8, Oct. 11 1 – 4 p.m.

Meet Emily, and learn more about her work and creative process. Included with museum admission.


Virtual Artist Talk: Tuesday, Oct. 11 at noon Eastern

Meet Emily, and learn more about her work and creative process.



Storytelling: Friday, Oct. 7 at 1 & 3 p.m.

Join artist and storyteller Emily Guerrero for stories about Monarch butteries, bees, corn and cacao. Included with museum admission. This event will be free with museum admission and take place in the galleries.


Workshop: Saturday, Oct. 15 at 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Join us for a workshop filled with story-telling from our Mexica indigenous Artist in Residence Emily Guerrero. After listening to Emily’s amazing stories, spend some time creating your own ofrenda decorations to take home!



Members-Only Coffee & Conversation: Saturday, Oct. 15 at 9 – 10 a.m.

Members can join Eiteljorg Museum staff for a morning of coffee and conversation with Artist in Residence Emily Guerrero. To register, contact Jennifer Hiatt at jhiatt@eiteljorg.com.



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Eiteljorg Museum
500 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204 United States
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Museum Info

Monday – Saturday:
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Noon – 5 p.m.

500 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Tue 04

Artist in Residence: Emily Guerrero

October 4 - October 15
Mon 10

Indigenous Peoples’ Day Tour

October 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sat 15
Emily Guerrero

Members-Only Coffee & Conversation: Emily Guerrero

October 15 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am