Day of the Dead Celebration

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Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos, was celebrated with Mexican music, food, dance and community-art installations at Artscape Wychwood Barns this past weekend.

Casa Maíz, a Toronto-based cultural organization, coordinated the efforts of musicians, Mexica (Aztec) dancers, culinary creators, artisans, visual artists and performers, among others, to bring this community-sponsored celebration to the St. Clair West neighbourhood.

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4 Comments
  • Mario Aquilina October 30, 2017, 6:58 am Reply

    Great shots Jon! Looks like it was an exciting and vibrant event. I like your use of B&W photography. Any particular reason for using B&W this time?

    • Jon October 30, 2017, 7:50 am

      Thanks! I felt these photos look more connected in black and white.

  • Beth Norman October 29, 2017, 3:35 pm Reply

    Looks like a lot of fun. Fantastic photography.

    • Jon October 29, 2017, 4:14 pm

      Thanks! They put on a great show!

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