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All Souls’ Day, Mural painting and decoration -- Mexican, Social Justice


This is a video of Hector Hernandez, curator of the Dia de Muertos exhibition, discussing a few selections from the group exhibition at the Portland Art Museum, James F. & Marion L. Miller Gallery.

Works discussed:

Digital Tzompantli (Traditional & Digital Mixed Media) 2017

Sacrificial Skull (Stone and conch shells, mosaic on panel) 2018

The Codex of Immigration (Ink on Amate paper and copper, aluminum, and zinc embossing applications) 2018

COMMUNITY CELEBRATION: Día de Muertos NOVEMBER 2, 4–9 P.M. Día de Muertos is a Mexican celebration to remember deceased loved ones. This celebration featured art from selected local Mexican artists, altares de muertos, food, Aztec dances, and more. Organized in partnership with Maria Garcia, Marifer Sager, Hector H. Hernandez, Alejandra Arias Sevilla, and Mercedes Orozco.

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