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Celebration of Latino Culture set for Oct. 20 at OK Contemporary

The City Sentinel • October 14, 2018
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(L-R) Chris Ortiz, Catalina Beltrán and Robert Con Davis-Undiano will be featured speakers at the Celebration of Latino Culture on Oct. 20.

“As a Latino, I fell it is important to have an opportunity to celebrate my culture. It is also important to have an opportunity to tell ‘our’ story,” said Narciso Argüelles, Oklahoma Latino Cultural Center director and co-founder. “As an artist I love to make art related to my heritage and culture.”

From October 20 through November 2, the “Contemporary” gallery will host the following exhibits: Day of the Dead / Día de Los Muertos, from an open call to Latinx artists in the region; a photography exhibition by Chris Ortiz: Portraits of Latinx Identity / Retratos de la identidad latina, which shows the wide range of people who identify as Latinx; and an exhibition of prints by Self-Help Graphics, an LA-based community art center.

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Additional Celebration of Latino Culture coverage:

Arte Latino en OKC
El Nacional de Oklahoman

Community Focus: Dia de los Muertos Exhibit
KOKH FOX25

Oklahoma Contemporary Celebrates Latino Culture
The Lost Ogle

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Sunday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. see additional holidays

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3000 General Pershing Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73107
Phone: 405.951.0000
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info@okcontemp.org

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