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MAY   2003 
EXHIBITIONS 
Celebración de las Artes Latinas

www.CelebraciónArtesLatinas.com
¡Come Celebrate!


Artspace presents

"Celebración de las Artes Latinas"

May 2-June 1, 2003


Come see:
* Native American Art from Oaxaca Mexico *
* Guatemalan Textiles *
* Painting and Sculpture by local artists with Latin-American roots *

Enjoy music and performances by
* Latin Ballet of Virginia *
* Kaswa Latino Folk Dancers *
* Orquesta Timbason *
as well as
* poetry & storytelling events *


Arnulfo Mendoza
Arnulfo Mendoza

See a Preview of the Celebración de las Artes Latinas
on May 1, 2003 -- 7-10pm
during our
15th Anniversary Celebration

Artspace, 6 E. Broad St., Richmond, VA 23219 * 804 782-8672 * www.artspacegallery.org


Sponsored in part by:
The Community Foundation,
Drs. Jack and Mary Ann Frable,
the Sydney and Frances Lewis Foundation,
"La Mano Magica" in Oaxaca,
Owens and Minor,
and individual contributions.
Click on names for more if available

Exhibiting Artists


Jorge Benitez


Gloria Chapa
Colombian artist curator


Federico Chiribogo


Rosana Lopez


Jose Lorenzo


Claudia Olivos


Diego Sanchez


Xavier Tapia


Performances

Tloke Nahuake
Aztec Dancers from Mexico City
Sat., May 3
8 p.m. - Admission $8

Weaving in the Maya World
Gallery Talk by James Farmer, Chair, Dept. of Art History, Virginia Commonwealth University
Sun., May 4
4 p.m.

Maria Espiritu
poet and founder of KASWA, Peruvian Folk Dance Company
poetry reading
Fri., May 9
8 p.m.

Gallery Talk by Mary Jane Gagnier de Mendoza and her husband Arnulfo Mendoza, acclaimed Zapotec loom weaver, discussing his work and other folk arts form Oaxaca, Mexico
Sat., May 10
4 p.m.

Latin Ballet of Virgina
Ana Ines King, Director
two performances
Sat., May 10
8 p.m.
Sun., May 11
3 p.m.
Admission $5

KASWA, Peruvian Folk Dance Company
Latin American ballroom dancing by Faust and Teresa Narvaez, with a special appearance by Carlos Pozzi, virtuoso Argentinean guitarist
Fri., May 16
8 p.m.
Admission $5

Poetry reading
With Gregory Donovan poetry professor, VCU, and Alfredo Franco, Curator of Education, Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University
Sat., May 17
8 p.m.

Revolutions
Storytelling by Consuelo Navarro, professor of Latin American Literature, Dept. of Foreign Languages, VCU. Storytelling for adults, featuring legends from Ecuador and adaptations of other Latin American literature.
Fri., May 23
8 p.m.
Admission $5


Orquesta Timbason
Music and songs from Cuba, directed by Jose Lorenzo
Fri., May 30
8 p.m.
Admission $10

Cuban Films
A collaboration between Artspace and the Richmond Moving Image Co-op, James Parrish, Director.
Featuring the "Death of a Bureaucrat" (1966) and short films
Sat., May 24, 8 p.m.
Admission Free

Juan Antonio Tardío and Family
Bolivian folk dances and music from the Andes
Sat., May 31, 8 p.m.
Admission $10

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