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Artwork Juried Into The Dia De Los Muertos Exhibit at the Missouri History Museum

Posted by: Genevieve Esson

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Artwork Juried Into The Dia De Los Muertos Exhibit at the Missouri History Museum

I am very pleased to announce this artwork: The Dead Can Dance was juried into the DIA DE LOS MUERTOS exhibit at the MISSOURI HISTORY MUSEUM in St. Louis, MO! The exhibit is Nov. 6 & Nov. 7. Thank you so much to the jurors! Here is the link for the artwork, linked up here on FAA:
https://fineartamerica.com/featured/the-dead-can-dance-genevieve-esson.html

More info for the weekend long event below:
PRESENTED IN COLLABORATION WITH HISPANIC FESTIVAL INC., MEXICANOS EN ST. LOUIS, STL JUNTOS, LATINX ARTS NETWORK, AND JUNTOS WE READ
Visit the Missouri History Museum in Forest Park to celebrate Día de los Muertos this November! Enjoy altars that represent a variety of Latin American cultural traditions, live music and dance performances, an art display, food and drink vendors, a procession through the park, story sharing, and more. Family Zones will offer face or arm painting for kids, arts and crafts, storytelling in Spanish, and other activities.
On Friday, November 5, from 1pm to 5pm, stop by the Museum to preview the altars and original art display.
SCHEDULE FOR NOVEMBER 6
11am—7pm | Altar viewing
11am—7pm | Art display
11am—7pm | Outdoor food and drink vendors, including Sammy Tacos and El Chico Bakery
11am—5pm | Make-and-take crafts
12pm—4pm | Face or arm painting (kids free, adult tickets are $12)
12—4pm | Souvenir printmaking to celebrate loved ones
1pm | Cuentos en español en el museo (Spanish storytelling) with Juntos We Read
1pm—4pm | Live music by Tunay
2pm and 4pm | Dance performances by Azteca Dancers, Desde Sud America Bailes del Ecuador, Ballet 314, and Ballet Ollin USA
6pm | Procession begins (.25-mile walk through Forest Park)
SCHEDULE FOR NOVEMBER 7
11am—5pm | Altar viewing
11am—5pm | Art display
11am—5pm | Outdoor food and drink vendors, including Sammy Tacos and El Chico Bakery
11am—5pm | Make-and-take crafts
12pm—4pm | Face or arm painting (kids free, adult tickets are $12)
12pm—4pm | Souvenir printmaking to celebrate loved ones
1pm and 3pm | Dance performances by Alma de Mexico
2pm | Cuentos en español en el museo (Spanish storytelling) with Juntos We Read
Día de los Muertos y celebración de la cultura latinx

Location

5700 Lindbergh Blvd,

St. Louis, MO 63112

Dates

November 5th, 2021 (Friday)

November 5th, 2021 (Friday)

November 6th, 2021 (Saturday)

November 6th, 2021 (Saturday)

November 7th, 2021 (Sunday)

November 7th, 2021 (Sunday)

Registration Information

Registration is NOT Required

Event Coordinator

Genevieve Esson

Visual Artist

genevieve_eus - at - yahoo.com