You limited your search to:

 Decade: 2000-2009
 Collection: Texas Cultures Online
[Altar Decorated with Refreshments]

[Altar Decorated with Refreshments]

Date: November 3, 2000
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Description: Photograph of an altar created on the Day of the Dead. A table is covered with green paper. On the table is a large bowl of tamales, a bunch of bananas, a large pastry, bottles of beer, limes, oranges, apples, and peanuts. Several plates of food are prepared. Also on the table are skull shaped candles, a small skull figurine, baby's breath flowers, orange flowers, and candle holders.
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
[Altar to Alfredo Zalee]

[Altar to Alfredo Zalee]

Date: October 30, 2004
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Description: Photograph of an altar to Alfredo Zalee at the Mexic-Arte Museum's annual Día de los Muertos parade. The altar is covered in blue cloth. A lighter blue headstone is situated on top of the altar. Flowers and ribbons are arranged in front of the headstone. A card reads: "Alfredo Zalce Artist Muralist Mexico 2003."
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
[Altar with Flowers and Refreshments]

[Altar with Flowers and Refreshments]

Date: November 3, 2000
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Description: Photograph of a woman leaning over to look at an altar on the Day of the Dead. The celebration was held at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas on November 3rd, 2000. Paper flowers are attached to pieces of string that hang from the ceiling. Orange and white flowers are arranged on a flat surface. Also on the flat surface are a bunch of bananas, pastries, candles, a vase of flowers, and a photograph of a unnamed male person. Against the wall behind the altar is a pink flowering plant. Black and white drawings hang from the wall.
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
[Altar with Skull at Día de los Muertos Celebration]

[Altar with Skull at Día de los Muertos Celebration]

Date: October 27, 2007
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Description: Photograph of an altar set up during the Mexic-Arte Museum's annual Día de los Muertos celebration. The altar is decorated with orange paper flowers and colored banners. A large papier-mâché skull sits at the center of the altar. The photograph was taken in downtown Austin, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
[Altars at Día de los Muertos Parade]

[Altars at Día de los Muertos Parade]

Date: November 1, 2003
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Description: Photograph of altars at a parade hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in honor of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). The space is set up like a graveyard. Each altar is contained within a square of colored fabric. The photograph was taken at nighttime in downtown Austin, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
[Altars at Parade in Honor of Día de los Muertos]

[Altars at Parade in Honor of Día de los Muertos]

Date: November 1, 2003
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Description: Photograph of altars at a parade hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in honor of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). The space is set up like a graveyard. Each altar is contained within a square of colored fabric. Individuals walk around the space. In the foreground a man stands on a ladder as he decorates a metal frame with yellow tape. The photograph was taken at dusk in downtown Austin, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
[Ana Castillo at Book Signing]

[Ana Castillo at Book Signing]

Date: 2001
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Description: Photograph of Latina poet Ana Castillo at a book signing. The signing was held at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas on March 22nd, 2001. Castillo wears glasses, a yellow sleeveless blouse, and yellow trousers. She reads from her book "I Ask the Impossible."
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
[Announcements from Donors]

[Announcements from Donors]

Date: 2001
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Description: Photograph of donors announcing gifts at the Luis Jiménez exhibit. Joe Long, Manuel Zuniga, Nilda de la Llata, and Scot Mitte each gave $100,000. They stand behind a podium and wear name tags.
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
[Applying Skeleton Makeup]

[Applying Skeleton Makeup]

Date: November 2, 2002
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Description: Photograph of skeleton makeup being applied at the Mexic-Arte Museum's Día de los Muertos celebration. A man, right, applies black makeup to a woman's face. The photograph was taken at nighttime in downtown Austin.
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
[Arlene Polite at Workshop]

[Arlene Polite at Workshop]

Date: 2003
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Description: Photograph of Arlene Polite leading a workshop at an exhibition of Selections from the Permanent Collection. Students sit at tables. Polite leans over a table to demonstrate a technique while students look on.
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum