September 16 – December 12, 2014
Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00am – 4:30pm
EXHIBIT: Life After Death: The Day of the Dead in Mexico
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC
The MOA’s annual exhibit celebrates the unique Mexican observance of the Day of the Dead. The exhibit’s centerpiece is a traditional ofrenda, an altar with food and beverage offerings, flowers, sugar skulls, and photos of deceased family members. The colorful exhibit also features a children’s ofrenda, Mexican folk art with skeleton themes, and a photo essay illustrating the celebration in San Miguel Allende. The exhibit includes text in English and Spanish. Admission is free. For more information, visit http://moa.wfu.edu, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 336-758-5282.