Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County
Operated by the Lake County Forest Preserves and located in Libertyville, Illinois, the Dunn Museum is named for Bess Bower Dunn (1877–1959), Lake County’s first official historian. Marvelocity: The Art of Alex Ross will be on exhibit through September 8, 2019.
Considered one of the greatest artists in the field of comic books, Alex Ross has created some of the most iconic images known to fans today. For nearly 30 years, he has revitalized classic superheroes into works of fine art by illustrating characters including Spider-Man, Captain America, Iron Man, Storm from the X-Men, the Avengers, Black Panther and many more. Come explore the Marvel Universe that Ross has helped bring to life in the first exhibition of his original artwork in the Chicago area. Presenting Sponsor, Preservation Foundation of the Lake County Forest Preserves.
Visit the Dunn Museum from 12–3 pm on Saturday, May 25 before the County Pop Culture Con! Show off your cosplay and tour the exhibition Marvelocity: The Art of Alex Ross. At 1 pm, join comic book writer and artist Gene Ha to “Draw Yourself as a Superhero” and watch him sketch with visitors. All ages. Free with Museum admission. No registration required. Learn more:www.LCFPD.org/events/county-pop-con-pre-party/
Address: 1899 W. Winchester Road, Libertyville, Illinois
County Pop Culture Con will be held May 25 from 3pm to Midnight at the Lake County Fairgrounds, Grayslake, IL