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Family Sunday: Animal Pottery Workshop

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Sunday, February 19, 2017
12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
The Mexican Museum

Bring your family to The Mexican Museum for a Sunday afternoon full of family-friendly activities. Visitors are invited to take part in a free special art making workshop where they will be able to create and shape their own animal vessels out of air-dry clay. The workshop complements the museum’s current exhibition, Fascination with Fauna: The Portrayal of Animals in Pre-Hispanic Art, which will be closing on February 26.

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Opening Reception for "Fascination with Fauna"


Thursday, December 15, 2016
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Admission is free!

The Mexican Museum announces the grand opening of the new exhibition, Fascination with Fauna: The Portrayal of Animals in Pre-Hispanic Art (Fascinación con la Fauna: Representación de Animales en el Arte Pre-Hispanico). Featuring art from the museum’s renowned Pre-Hispanic collection, the exhibition will communicate the significance of animals in nature, religion, society, and art to three cultures from early Mexico (the Nayarit, Colima, and Zapotec), Central America, and Peru.

Gallery hours will resume on Friday, December 16th: Thursday to Sunday, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.

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