Dia De Los Muertos Exhibition Opening Reception

Dia de los Muertos exhibition opening reception

When:
October 20, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Join us for the opening reception of this year’s Dia de los Muertos exhibition. The exhibition features ofrendas (altars) and artwork created by local families, artists, and community organizations.

The reception will be festive, with food and beverages, dance performance, and DJ sets provided by DJ Loop and DJ Bizzon and our Scratch Sessions South youth DJs.

OFRENDAS this year:
– WPCA’s tribute to Chavela Vargas
– Cempazuchi restaurant/Bryce Clark’s ofrenda to Chef Sal
– Young People Resistance Committee
– South Division High School students led by Dulce Rosas
– Latinas en Accion
…and more!

25th annual Dia de los Muertos exhibition

Theme: Traditions
October 20 – November 18, 2017

Marking the 25th year of our annual exhibit, Dia de los Muertos (November 1 & 2, to be exact) calls for us all to pay tribute to our loved ones who have passed away, to celebrate their lives and provide offerings in welcoming their returning spirits during this holiday. Colorful ofrendas are decorated with traditional items like sugar skulls, flowers, papel picado, as well as personal items and that…more.