Wednesday, August 11, 2010
Saturday, August 7, 2010
Pictures from the Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) festival in Oaxaca Mexico (1998)
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ABOVE: Various calaveras at a stand outside one of the large cemeteries.
LEFT: Artist recreating Posada's "La Calavera de la Catrina" outside cemetery at Dia de los Muertos
RIGHT: Calaveras (skeleton puppets and figures) hanging in a Oaxaca market for Day of the Dead.
ABOVE: girls decorating graves for Dia de los Muertos
ABOVE and BELOW: graves decorated for Dia de los Muertos (that's me standing next on in the bottom right picture)