Posts Tagged ‘ El Dia de Los Muertos ’

Day of the Dead exhibit, events begin Oct. 25

Oct 21st, 2010 | By | Category: Arts & Entertainment, Oct. 21

A colorful “ofrenda,” Spanish poetry and art will adorn the Sheldon Museum of Art’s Great Hall and galleries in Celebration of Dia de los Muertos. Music, dancing and food will be part of two events celebrating the centuries old spiritual tradition that expresses the continuity of life by honoring the dead on their return to […]

Outreach Projects

Sep 15th, 2009 | By | Category: Campus News, Issue, September 10, 2009

Students, professor guide dead creations Working with youngsters at Park and Mickle middle schools, students in UNL’s Art in Community class created nine sculptures and 18 papel picados (paper banners) for the “El Dia de Los Muertos” celebration, Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 at Sheldon Museum of Art. Each student in the class spent 80 […]