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José Guadalupe Posada and the Famous Catrina

“Death is democratic, since after all, white or brown, rich or poor, all people end up being bones.” ~José Guadalupe Posada

“La muerte es democrática, ya que a fin de cuentas, güera, morena, rica o pobre, toda la gente acaba siendo calavera.”...

Untethered: Our Journey Beyond Borders

Community Altar Project artist and UW Master of Fine Arts Candidate, Roberto Torres Mata, was awarded the Panczenko MFA Prize and will, as such, have his work on exhibition at the Chazen Museum of Art this spring.

El artista del Proyecto Comuni...

CDMC Conversations: Day of the Dead in the Time of COVID

For this CDMC Conversations Series event, the Center for Design and Material Culture sponsored a discussion of La Vida y Los Muertos: Day of the Dead in Oaxaca, Mexico, a film by Professor Carolyn Kallenborn, Jane Rafferty Thiele Professor in...

Chazen Museum Bridge Installation

Crossings, a window installation at the Chazen Museum, celebrates and honors the memory of those who have gone before us.

Cruces, una obra de arte exhibida por ventana al Museo Chazen, celebra y honra el recuerdo de los que nos han fallecido.