Justin Favela: Recuérdame
July 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
898 St. Nicholas Ave at 155th street Harlem/Upper Manhattan
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Suggested Ages: All Ages
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.
Hear amazing stories filled with virtues like Courage, Grace, Humility and Love. Sing along, dance and even play musical instruments.
Join an animated, passionate and imaginative storytime will make you dance, sing, learn a new routine, and explore the world through big themes sensibly curated for little visitors.