Celebrate Dia de Los Muertos with Zarco Guerrero
Exquisite and original jewelry by Carmen Guerrero utilizing mini masks carved by Zarco, as well as pearls, silver and glass beads.
Arizona Artist Zarco Guerrero explains the significance, and the use of masks in this colorful Mexican tradition that honors and celebrates departed loved ones in a festival setting. Celebrated every November in the Phoenix area, this year Zarco will be appearing Sunday, 1 November, 2009 at the Desert Botanical Garden http://www.dbg.org/ for two days of fabulous entertainment and exhibits. On Sunday at 4:30 PM, La ProcesiÃ³n, which reflects the ancient indigenous tradition of a community, march to ancestral burial sites in order to honor those who have gone before us. On Saturday, 7 November, 2009, in collaboration with Xico Inc. http://www.xicoinc.com/ who developed the original DÃa de los Muertos festival in the Valley of the Sun. The festival showcases performing artists and is best known for its one-of-a-kind masked performances using the masks of Zarco Guerrero. This festival traditionally is held each year on the first weekend in November in downtown Chandler.Cultural Coalition, Inc.
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Zarco's Face to Face in a Frenzy DVD is available for purchase online here. A booklet with the poetry for each of the ten characters portrayed through the masks is included.
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Fantastic music and mesmerizing art work by Zarco's oldest son. The visual artist and musician Quetzal Guerrero
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