Current Exhibit: Penitents: World End Rituals of Faith

Veloso’s collection of photography and shrouds, evokes a presence of history moving not only through the gallery but the inhabitants themselves.  The work carries the evidence of pain, suffering, and enlightenment of the Penitents at the world’s end. Also with the help of the Southern Colorado Penitents, a morada, a place of gathering, has been fused with ancient traditions and contemporary history. 

As a feature of the Biennial of the Americas, this exhibit is open now through September 16th. The Biennial of the Americas runs September 12th-16th. 

SCFD Showcase @ the Botanic Gardens

@The Denver Botanic Gardens 8/16 5-8:30 pm

Create traditional flores de papel in a hands-on celebration of the beauty of the North American natural world. Museo de las Americas will showcase this all-ages event August 16th at the Botanic Gardens. SCFD Showcase nights include half-price admission, dining specials and art throughout the Gardens. Enjoy performances and hands-on activities from cultural organizations that are members of the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD). Bring friends and family for a celebration of local culture co-sponsored by SCFD.

Legacy Awards

@Museo September 7th 6-8pm
2017 Legacy Awards Honoring Janice and Jim Campbell for 15 years of support and contribution to the Museo. Please RSVP by August 24th to Guestservices@Museo.org
Light hors d’oeuvres and cocktails will be served.

MISSION

Museo De Las Americas is dedicated to educating our community through collecting, preserving, interpreting and exhibiting the diverse arts and cultures of the Americas from ancient to contemporary, through innovative exhibitions and programs.

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