Calaveras: Skulls, Skeletons, Devils, and Demons in Mexican Folk Art
BEST BETDATE: September 16 2009, 6:00 PMCost:CATEGORY: Arts and ExhibitsVENUE INFORMATION:Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities6901 Wadsworth Blvd.Arvada, CO 80003
Discover a vein of Mexican folk art characterized by the skeleton motif and associated primarily with the observance of El Dia de los Muertos (the Day of the Dead). The exhibition features more than 75 objects borrowed from a private collector and 12 broadside prints by artist Jose Guadalupe Posada. Wed-Fri 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun 1-5 p.m.