Opening Party & Artist Talk: Día de Muertos

Saturday, Nov 16, 2019 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Location: Artspace, 50 Orange St, New Haven, CT 06510

5-6pm Artist Talk with ULA Artist-in-Residence, Pedro López, highlighting the traditions of Guatemala’s Barriletes Gigantes festival. This talk will be in Spanish with English translations by Rosario Ciacedo.

6-8pm Opening Party featuring live music by Marco Castillo and Friends, food by home chefs, a community altar, lights and magic. Visitors are invited to bring a photograph of passed loved ones to add to our community altar. We will also be doing free screen printing of the Dia de Muertos logo, designed by New Haven resident Daniel Pizarro in conversation with ULA. Please bring cotton T-shirts to print on!

Join the Facebook Event. This event is part of programming for the exhibition Dia de Muertos at Artspace November 14-24, 2019. Free and open to all.