Day of The Dead

La Vida, la Muerte y el Amor (Life, Death and Love)

November 2nd through November 16th, 2018

La Vida, la Muerte y el Amor (Life, Death and Love)

Friday, November 2nd – November 16th, 2018

Explore the Mexican cultural tradition of celebrated loved ones lost. CRAFT(s) Gallery will exhibit the works of thirteen artists whose work is often influenced by Dia de los Muertos.

This group exhibition will feature the work of Steve Armstrong, Jody Baum, Robert Brown, John Cobb, Brian Cunningham, Bunny Cunningham, Diane Kahlo, Jacque Parsley, Penny Sisto, Harlan Strummer, Jeral Tidwell, Sarah Tidwell, and Lillian Welch.

Inspired by the Mexican holiday, Día de Muertos these artists have been invited to create works that remember loved ones who have died and celebrate their spiritual journey. Many of the participating artists have explored the themes of life and death before and express through a variety of mediums including paintings, silkscreen prints, bone jewelry, mixed media, ceramics and papier-mâché.

*South 4th Street Day of the Dead celebration; FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2nd from 6-10pm. (FIRST FRIDAY HOP)

Image Gallery:

  • Frida and Her Monkey

    Jacque Parsley-Louisville, KY

    Mixed Media Collage

  • Frida

    Lillian Welch-Louisville, KY

    Acrylic and Marker on Paper