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Re-membering our Ancestors Discovering Ourselves
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Re-membering our Ancestors Discovering Ourselves

Presented by the California Center for the Arts, Escondido. 

Venue: Museum


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Día de los Muertos announces itself with luxuriant images and unforgettable icons. Local, regional, traditional, and non-traditional artists share the exuberance of the holiday while contemplating how memory can reintegrate lost members of families and communities.

Curated by David Avalos, Artist and Professor of Visual Arts at California State University San Marcos.

Artists in the exhibition: Tanya Aguiñiga, Adrián Arancíbia Jr., David Avalos, Doris Bittar, Barbara Carrasco, Cesar Castañeda, Isaias Crow, Einar and Jamex de la Torre, Jesus Dominguez, Maria Teresa Fernandez, Isabel Galindo, Ned Imming, Carmen Kalo, Aztleca Leon, the Linares Family, Daniel F. Martinez, José Montoya, Leslie Nemour, Anna O’Cain, Victor Ochoa, robyko, Guillermo ³Cuez² Kuezpallin Rodriguez, Sandy Rodriguez, Andrea Rushing, Roberto Salas, Barbara Sexton, Hector Villegas, and Susan Yamagata

Sunday, November 22: 1:00pm – 6:00pm


Panel Discussion
Día de los Ancestros: Honoring Ancestors in the 21st Century
Saturday, November 21
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Regina Marchi of Rutgers University, Bonnie Bade of California State University San Marcos, Gloria Pindi of California State University San Marcos, and artist, Guillermo “Cuez” Kuezpallin Rodriguez, discuss the contemporary practice and traditional roots of Día de los Muertos around the globe.

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Thursday – Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm-5:00pm


General Admission: $8
Student and Senior: $5
Center Members, Military and children 12 years and under FREE

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