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20th Annual Dia de los Muertos Exhibition

  • Location: Longmont Museum & Cultural Center


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Día de los Muertos makes its return to the Museum’s main gallery this fall for a special exhibition of community ofrendas (altars) and the artwork of renowned Colorado artist Tony Ortega. Ortega’s lifelong goal is to contribute to a better understanding of diversity by addressing the culture, history, and experiences of Latinx people through his vibrant art. The exhibition will include paintings, illustrations, prints, mixed media works, and a newly commissioned original downtown mural in honor of our 20th Día de los Muertos anniversary.

Virtual Opening Reception
Thursday, October 1, 7:30–9 pm, free, live-streamed to Facebook,, and Local Comcast Channel 8/880
Join us from home for live performance by Grupo Azteca Tlahuitzcalli, an artist talk with Tony Ortega, and conversations with altar builders from the gallery.

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