July 13: Once Upon a Time in Mexico
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Schedule of Events: Once Upon a Time in Mexico
Thursday, July 13
Off the Wall takes a unique and unexpected look at the Museum’s collection with a pop culture twist. Join us on a journey through México 1900–1950 with the sights and sounds of Mexico, past and present.
LOS TRES GRANDES
All night, Eagle Family Plaza
Watch as Sour Grapes artist collective creates a mural inspired by México 1900–1950.
CROWNED WITH ROSES
All night, Center for Creative Connections
Channel your inner Frida and make a paper flower crown to wear.
BIDI BIDI BOM BOM
Enjoy the patio while listening to DJ Arturo spin Latin pop to start your night.
6:00–9:00 p.m., Atrium
Play the “perfect parlor game” by adding your own drawing to make a collective creation.
6:00 p.m., Meet at the main Visitor Services Desk
Tour the Ancient Arts of the Americas collection, with featured works by the Maya, Mixtec, and Mexica (Aztec), with Dr. Kimberly Jones.
ANTES DE MÉXICO
7:00 p.m., Reunión en el escritorio principal de los servicios del visitante.
Recorra la colección de las Antiguas Artes de las Américas, con obras destacadas de los Mayas, Mixtecas y Mexicas (Aztecas) con la Dra. Kimberly Jones. Esta gira será en Español.
MÉXICO LINDO Y QUERIDO
7:30–8:30 p.m., Atrium
Bust a move to the upbeat music of Mariachi de Oro to end your night.