Tornaviaje/The Return Route
In 1565, following the currents of the winds, Spanish galleons sailed across the Pacific Ocean from the port of Acapulco in Mexico to Manila in the Philippines in search of goods and spices, unaware of the everlasting cultural consequences that would bind us forever.
~ Maruca Salazar, Curator
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February 9, 2017 – May 27, 2017
Thank you to our partners: Renegade Brewing, Asian Chamber of Commerce, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Colorado Dragon Boat Festival, Mile High Japanese American Citizens League, Denver Asian American Pacific Islander Commission, Denver Art Museum – Colonial Art, Denver Art Museum Asian Art Association, Asian American Student Services – University of Colorado Denver, Latin@ Student Services – University of Colorado Denver, Denver Immigrant & Refugee Commission, Asian Pacific Development Center, History Colorado, & NEWSED.