October 22, 2014
Texas Tech University will host a variety of Halloween events for the campus and Lubbock communities.
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The following is a list of the studios that will be visited during the procession:
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. International Cultural Center
Artwork on el Día de los Muertos theme by Future Akins, Neringa Atkinson, Sue Boyce, Robert Cason, Ed Check, John Chinn, Jane Conkling, Dan English, Valerie Komkov-Hill, Ginny Mahan, Kathleen Mahoney, Alicia McDonald, Chet Morrison, Jan Pate, Cindy Peanick, Carol Pladsen, Shannon Samson, Annalee Schubert, Ed Spence, Ellen Stanley, Melissa Wafer-Cross, and Nancy Woods. Music by Mariachi Amistad.
6:30-7:30 p.m. School of Art
Landmark Arts presents Interpretaciónes Graphicas II, typographic and conceptual explorations created by junior students in communications design. The students interpret themes familiar to the Day of the Dead celebration. The final works in the exhibition were selected by Austin-based graphic artist Carlos Hernandez, who served as guest juror. Chicanitas: Small Paintings from the Cheech Marin Collection continues in the Landmark Gallery.
7:30-8:30 p.m. Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts (LHUCA)
LHUCA presents artwork, dance, music and food celebrating Día de los Muertos in the Christine DeVitt Icehouse. Featured will be artwork from LISD students and a performance by el Ballet Folkorico Nuestra Herencia.
8:30-9:30 p.m. Buddy Holly Center
In the Fine Arts Gallery, Celebración, an exhibition of works in response to the history and meaning of Day of the Dead by artists throughout the United States, is on display through Nov. 30. A Children's Make & Take (marigolds) is offered from 6-9 p.m. and Mariachi Alegria will perform from 6-8 p.m. Enjoy Tejano music from Grupo Kruel in the Meadows Courtyard from 8-9 p.m.
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This year marks the beginning of Texas Tech University's Autumn Festival, open to the public and appropriate for all ages.
The festival is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday (Nov. 8) on campus at Memorial Circle and the Engineering Key. The festival will feature live, local music, a farmer's market, dance performances and a chef's demonstration stage.