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Encantada Gallery of Fine Arts

Exhibition Detail
"Bailando con La Muerte/ Dancing with Death"
Curated by: Mia Gonzalez
908 Valencia
San Francisco, CA 94110


November 2nd, 2008 - November 9th, 2008
Opening: 
November 2nd, 2008 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
 
Ofrenda dedicated to Maria Felix by Martina Ayala, Photo Courtesy of Linette MoralesPhoto Courtesy of Linette Morales,
Ofrenda dedicated to Maria Felix by Martina Ayala,
October, 2008
© Linette Morales, 2008
Ofrenda Dedicated to Maria Felix by Martina Ayala, Photo Courtesy of Linette MoralesPhoto Courtesy of Linette Morales,
Ofrenda Dedicated to Maria Felix by Martina Ayala,
November, 2008
© Linette Morales @ 2008
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PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Publicist: Martina Ayala

martinaayala@yahoo.com

(510) 698-4605

Contact: Mia Gonzalez

encantadagallery@yahoo.com

(415) 642-3939

Fashion / Art /Culture

Encantada Gallery of Fine Arts

Presents

Danzando con La Muerte” / “Dancing with Death”

Day of the Dead Living Altars Fashion Show and Window Art Installations

Encantada Gallery of Fine Arts presents Fashion /Art /Culture 2008 at Encantada Gallery of Fine Arts on Valencia Street and 20th in San Francisco’s Mission District and at Art 94124 Gallery at Javalencia at 3900 3rd Street, San Francisco, California.

Celebrate the Day of the Dead by honoring the memory of the departed with the Encantada Fashionistas showcasing creations by local artists and fashion designers inspired by the tradition of Dia de los Muertos rooted in the tradition of the Aztec civilization.

Walking “Living Altars” can be admired at the “Encantada Day of the Dead Fashion Show.”

“Mujeres Encantadoras” will lead you in a procession highlighting “Dia de los Muertos” window installations at local businesses between 20th and 21st on Valencia Street in San Francisco’s Mission District.

EVENT IS FREE FOR ALL AGES

Who: Encantada Gallery of Fine Arts 908 Valencia Street at 20th

Art 94124 Gallery Javalencia 3900 3rd Street

 

What: Day of the Dead Living Walking Altars Fashion Show and Window Art Installations by Valencia Merchants between 20th and 21st.

Readings and Live Music

When: November 1, 2008 6pm – 9pm at 94124 Art Gallery - Javalencia

November 2, 2008 6pm – 9pm at Encantada Gallery of Fine Arts

Where: Encantada Gallery of Fine Arts Art Gallery94124 - Javalencia

908 Valencia at 20th Street 3900 3rd Street

San Francisco, CA 94110 San Francisco, CA 94124

(415)642-3939 (415) 824-4371

Event Schedule

November 2, 2008

Encantada Gallery of Fine Arts

908 Valencia at 20th Street

San Francisco, CA 94110

(415) 642-3939

6:00 pm – 6:30 pm:

Ceremonia by Victor Mario Zaballa

6:30 pm – 7:30 pm:

Music by Cancion de ObsidianaVictor Mario Zaballa, Jason MacCannell & guests.

Mistress of Ceremonies Martina La Latina

Mujeres Encantadoras procession

highlighting “Dia de los Muertos”

Window Installations on Valencia Street.

Neeli Cherkovski – Beat Poet/Artist –Reading Ofrenda

7:30 pm -9:00pm:

Mujeres Encantadoras

Encantada Fashionistas

Performance Art - Living

Walking Altars Fashion Show

Ray Balberan, Mission Film Archives will screen film: “Why we Ride? From Low to Show”

Music by Alex Balmaceda

DJ Music by Martina La Latina

 


Ofrenda dedicated to Maria Felix by Martina Ayala

Photo Courtesy Linette Morales @2008


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