The Piñata Exhibit (Sure to be a Smash Hit!)

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Jun 23 2017 - Apr 8 2018

The Piñata Exhibit (Sure to be a Smash Hit!) celebrates this popular art form with approximately 175 examples from Mexico, California, Arizona, Nevada, Texas and New Mexico. Traditional and iconic works, alongside creations by contemporary piñata artists, illustrate how piñatas maintain their historical and social importance while also reflecting transnational shifts in popular, political, and visual culture.

Credit: Exhibition overview from museum website.         
Image: Piñatas in the Querétaro market, November 2015. Photograph by Tey Diana Rebolledo.
  • Various Media
  • International
  • Contemporary
  • Culture / Lifestyle
  • Various artists

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