El corazón de la muerte

El corazón de la muerte

altars and offerings for days of the dead

Book - 2005 | Spanish
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Baker & Taylor
Presents an illustrated companion book to the Oakland Museum of California's annual exhibition held in honor of the Mexican Day of the Dead, in which contributors create colorful altars inspired by traditional designs.

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The Oakland Museum of California has presented an exhibition and celebration of the Day of the Dead since 1994. This catalogue presents images and text describing the tradition of the Day of the Dead in Mexico and the U.S., including many color photos of installations from the exhibitions and celebrations held at the Museum. The texts that describe the artworks were written by the artists themselves and convey the personal content of the works. All texts are in English and Spanish. Co-published by the Oakland Museum of California. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

& Taylor

With side-by-side English and Spanish text, The Oakland Museum of California presents a tribute to their annual exhibition and celebration of The Days of the Dead, featuring a look inside the ancient and contemporary rituals of a tradition to commemorate the dead. Original.

Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Heyday Books ; Oakland, Calif. : Oakland Museum of California, c2005
ISBN: 9781597140089
Branch Call Number: 394.266074 C8102 2005 Espanol
Characteristics: 143 p. : col. ill. ; 21 cm
Alternative Title: El corazon de la muerte

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