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6th Annual Beautiful Souls Coffin Show

November 18, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

6th Annual “Beautiful Souls Coffin” Show
Presented by Mujeres Mutantes

in partnership with The Port Ministries at 4Art Space in Zhou B Arts Center

This annual event is a multicultural fusion of the Mexican holiday, Dia de Los Muertos/Day of the Dead and the American holiday of Halloween. Each year artists from painters to poets, and community members are invited to paint, decorate, and or create a mini altar using the 12 X 18 coffin. The show has grown from 13 to 50 mini coffins and is a way to connect with our loved ones and express ourselves through art. This exhibition aims to celebrate the sacred that is within and honor the divine in those who have inspired us or to whom we have lost to the nature of our world.

Opening Reception is the 3rd Friday of November 18th 2016 from 6pm to 10pm at 4Arts Space on the 4th floor of the Zhou B Art Center

Flyer Design by Adriana Peña

Coffin Art by Lizette Anguiano-Ruhulessin

Photography by Hector Gonzalez

Coffins made by Tim Dashnaw

Special thanks to Robin Rios of 4Arts Gallery for being so supportive of this show and offering her space to us!

Artists-
Cat Biamonte
Mari Viramontes
Meela Paloma
Alejandra Marie Viaduc
Cindy Kudelka
Dalila Perez
Robin Rios
Jason West
Parker Harlowe
Michelle Vellez
Dirty Lou
Elvia Rodriguez
Lauren Hailer
Jackie Arbelo
Kira Padilla-Aguirre
Valerie Valdez
Cuautemoc Salgado Jr.
Michael Flores
Billy Stubs
Katrina Brooks
Lisa Gray
Ang Mir
Brenda Kosmo
Manny Mater
David Hommy Gonzalez
Delilah Salgado
Darius Lipinski
Vince LeBlanc
Laura Gomez
Adriana Peña
Grigor Eftimov
Adrian Montoya
Hector Gonzalez
Jason Rosales
Amanda Mudrovich
Lizette Anguiano- Ruhulessin
and more tba

Details

Date:
November 18, 2016
Time:
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Organizer

Delilah D. Salgado

Venue

Zhou B Art Center
1029 W 35th St
Chicago, IL 60609 United States

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