Sep 20 2020
Online Lecture: Posada’s Unknown Calaveras

Online Lecture: Posada’s Unknown Calaveras

Presented by Bowers Museum at Online/Virtual Space

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, the Bowers Museum presents the exclusive online lecture of, Posada’s Unknown Calaveras presented by the author, Gloria Arjona, Ph.D.

Learn about the artist Jose Guadalupe Posada and his lesser known works from the 19th century of female skeletons wearing fancy hats with feathers, La Catrina.  Discover the connection between Day of the Dead iconography and the medieval European concept of Dance Macabre or Dance of Death.

Shop the Bowers Gallery Store for calaveras and Latin art items or books.  Members receive a 10% discount!



Admission Info

Member $5 | General $10 | Access link will be emailed prior to event

Find Latin art & heritage items at the Bowers Gallery Store! (Pick-up or Ship)

Proceeds benefit Bowers Museum Education Programs

Phone: 714.567.3677


Dates & Times

2020/09/20 - 2020/09/20

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Location Info

Online/Virtual Space