Brooklyn Talks: Guadalupe Maravilla


April 14, 2022    
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Brooklyn Museum
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Celebrate our special exhibition Guadalupe Maravilla: Tierra Blanca Joven with the artist, who is joined by Pastor Juan Carlos Ruiz and drag artist Lady Quesa for a conversation on art, healing, and immigrant communities. Juan Carlos Ruiz is the pastor at Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd in Bay Ridge and, during the pandemic, collaborated frequently with Maravilla on mutual aid efforts including food distribution and sound baths. Lady Quesa is a staple of the Brooklyn drag scene, regularly hosts the Yas Mama party at C’mon Everybody, and is supervisor of arts programming at youth development organization The Door. After the conversation, enjoy after-hours access to Guadalupe Maravilla: Tierra Blanca Joven.

Tickets are $16 and include after-hours access to Guadalupe Maravilla: Tierra Blanca Joven. Member tickets are $14. Not a Member? Join today!

El artista Guadalupe Maravilla se sienta con el pastor Juan Carlos Ruiz y la artista drag Lady Quesa para una conversación sobre el arte, la sanación y las comunidades de inmigrantes en la celebración de nuestra exposición especial Guadalupe Maravilla: Tierra Blanca Joven.

Las entradas cuestan $16 e incluyen el acceso después de horas a la exposición Guadalupe Maravilla: Tierra Blanca Joven. Las entradas para miembres cuestan $14. ¿No es miembre? ¡Únase hoy mismo!

Image caption and credit: Guadalupe Maravilla (born El Salvador, 1976). Disease Thrower #0, 2022.  Courtesy of the artist and P·P·O·W, New York. © Guadalupe Maravilla. (Photo: Stan Narten)

This program will include ASL and Spanish interpretation. For access needs, please email us at

Este programa incluirá interpretación en español y lenguaje de señas (ASL). Para cualquier necesidad de acceso, envíenos un correo electrónico a