Día de los Muertos

Overview

Día de Los Muertos 2020
Launching October 24, 2020

“Día de los Muertos 2020″ is a new online exhibit featuring original works by California artists Francisco Franco, John S. Huerta, Oscar Magallanes, David Lozeau and Rob-O of I Love Sugar Skulls.

A journey through love, life and death, this virtual presentation explores the Mexican cultural tradition of honoring deceased loved ones each year on November 1 and 2 by displaying calaveras de azúcar (sugar skulls) and other offerings on altares de muertos (altars of the dead), which has evolved from the Aztecs to modern-day Mexico and California.

Launching at the Museum’s Fiesta at Home on Sat., Oct. 24, a free online event with advance registration.