Justin Favela: Recuérdame
November 6, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - September 7, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
898 St. Nicholas Ave at 155th street Harlem/Upper Manhattan
A new mural by Las Vegas-based artist Justin Favela, commissioned by Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling, celebrates Mexican history and culture through the lens of landscape. Explore the Mexican landscape in phantasmagoric piñata-cut tissue paper. From the imagery found in Jose Maria Velasco’s expansive 19th-century canvases, to Walt Disney’s 1944 live-action animation film The Three Caballeros and 2017 Pixar animated film Coco, Favela covers over 1,000 square feet of the Museum in a full array of chromatic hues in a larger-than-life immersive environment.