José Bernal: Works from the Institute for Latino Studies' Collection


Location: Notre Dame Center for Arts & Culture, 1045 W. Washington St, South Bend, IN 46601


March 20 - May 22, 2017

The Samora Library of the Institute for Latino Studies, in conjunction with the Notre Dame Center for Arts & Culture, presents an exhibition of artworks from Cuban-born, American artists José Bernal. The works on display are from the Samora Library's collection along with pieces on loan from the Bernal family.  These nearly thirty works consist of paintings, collages, and assemblages as well as those whose topics he revisited throughout his career, including the Unicorn and the Cuba & Balseros (rafters) Series. All of the works shown span the more than forty years of José Bernal's productive Career.

The exhibition will be on view beginning March 20 - May 22, 2017.  There will be a reception held on May 4, 2017 from 5:30 - 7:30 pm. For more information about the Bernal Collection, please contact Viveca Pattison Robichaud, Special Collections Librarian via email here.