The Day of the Dead
La Vida, la Muerte y el Amor (Life, Death and Love)
November 1st through November 15th, 2019
Explore the Mexican cultural tradition of celebrated loved ones lost. CRAFT(s) Gallery will exhibit the works of eighteen artists whose work is often influenced by Dia de los Muertos.
This group exhibition will feature the work of Pilar Acevedo, Dobree Adams, Steve Armstrong, Jody Baum, John Cobb, Brian Cunningham, Bunny Cunningham, Wayne Ferguson, Diane Kahlo, Kathleen Lolley, Joe McGee, Jacque Parsley, Penny Sisto, Harlan Strummer, Paige Ream Thomas, 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 1st from 5-10pm. (FIRST FRIDAY HOP)