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At Festival de las Calaveras, Latinx Minnesotans ‘remember, reflect, and connect with our ancestors’

For three hours at CLUES, a few hundred people expressed, in a burst of artful ways, their love for their Latinx community and gone-not-gone loved ones, and about the thin lines between this world and the afterworld.

Day of the Dead: Exhibition sheds light on rituals that honor ancestors

“I wanted to honor my grandfather,” said Minneapolis-based artist Ana Laura Juarez, curator of a new Day of the Dead art exhibition at Intermedia Arts, as she and her fellow artists hung the show last week.


Festival de las Calaveras Arts Exhibition: Día de Los Muertos

Exhibition curated by Ana Laura Juarez Co-presented by Tlalnepantla Arts and Intermedia Arts Festival de las Calaveras Arts Exhibition: Day of the Dead is a multimedia, multidisciplinary arts exhibition that explores contemporary expressions and traditional elements related to Day of the Dead intertwined with social justice issues that affect the Latinx community, engaging the participation…


Festival de las Calaveras 2017
Thu Sep 28th 6 PM – 9 PM
Intermedia Arts
2822 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis

Festival de las Calaveras 2017

Since 2013, Festival de las Calaveras has showcased Latinx art, music, and culture in the Twin Cities. Taking place over multiple venues, the event usually happens around the time of Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead),