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VIVO! Days of the Dead 2010

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Soul of the Dead © Courtesy of the Artist and Oakland Museum of California
VIVO! Days of the Dead 2010

1000 Oak Street
Oakland, CA 94607
October 6th, 2010 - December 5th, 2010

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.museumca.org/
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
East Bay
EMAIL:  
communications@museumca.org
PHONE:  
510-318-8400
OPEN HOURS:  
Wed-Thur 11-5, Fri 11-9, Sat-Sun 10-6
TAGS:  
installation
COST:  
General Museum admission includes the Community Celebration, Days of the Dead exhibition, and the Museum’s Art and History Galleries.

DESCRIPTION

Vivo !, the 17th annual Days of the Dead exhibition at OMCA, marks the return of this ever-evolving  Meso-American and California tradition. Altars and installations will look at the origins of this living  tradition, as well as explore contemporary political and spiritual themes.

Gallery Talks
Hear artists talk about their works in the exhibition.

◘ Friday, October 8, 7 p.m.
Jesse Hernandez and Cristianne Dugan Cuadra

◘ Sunday, October 17, 2 p.m.
Tino Rodriguez and Virgo Paraiso

◘ Thursday, November 4, 6:30 p.m.
Erika Hannes and Carlos Lopez

◘ Sunday, November 14, 2 p.m.
Robert Garcia and Ana Fernandez

VIVO! Days of the Dead 2010 is made possible in part by generous support from the Oakland Museum Women’s Board.