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The Art of Making Day of the Dead Altars
Creating an altar is a key part of the Mexican holiday Día de los Muertos. In this free virtual lecture, two altaristas explain their creative processes and the gravity of preserving this holiday.
Ofelia Esparza, Visual Artist and Altarista
Rosanna Esparza Ahrens, Graphic Designer and Altarista
Live interpretation in English and Spanish
Interpretación en vivo en inglés y español
Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a Mexican tradition that seeks to commemorate and celebrate the lives of loved ones who have passed away. The creation of an altar is a key component of this celebration, which is both bittersweet and joyful. In this program, Los Angeles-based artist, educator, andView more
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