Installation Featuring Mexican Regional Family Folk Art and Artwork by Celebrated Latin Artists
October 9, 2018, Sausalito, CA – Madrigal Family Winery Tasting Salon & Gallery in Sausalito is celebrating its 27th art and wine series show with the 3rd annual “El Día de los Muertos” exhibit featuring an installation of Mexican artwork from regional Latin artists. The installation is on view from October 17 through December 11, 2018. A reception celebrating the exhibition will be held on Thursday, November 1st from 6-8:30pm.
El Día de los Muertos is a Mexican and Latin American holiday full of festivals and celebrations with friends and family while honoring the dead. Much of the art at the Tasting Salon features traditional colorful skulls (“calaveras”), skeletons (“calacas”) and masks, all from regional Mexican artists. Several of the pieces are by a family from Michoacán, the Madrigal family home town, generations ago. The exhibition has been curated by Shiva Pakdel and Back to the Picture Gallery has contributed its collection of Latin American art. The exhibit also displays prints, silk screens and ceramics of skulls and figurines by various artists.
Featured renowned Latin artists include:
Entrance to the Madrigal art and wine event is complimentary. RSVP to [email protected]
The Madrigal Sausalito Tasting Salon & Gallery is open from 12-7pm Thursday through Monday. For information, contact Wine Salon Manager Patricia Gatti at (415) 729-9549 or [email protected]
About Madrigal Family Winery
Located on Highway 29, halfway between Calistoga and St. Helena in the renowned Napa Valley, the Madrigal Family Winery continues the family tradition of viticultural leadership and wine production. Since the 1930s, the family has been building its reputation and earning recognition for their vineyard management program as well as their wines. Situated on 40 acres of estate vineyards, the state of the art Madrigal Winery specializes in Cabernet Sauvignon, Petite Sirah, Zinfandel, Sauvignon Blanc, and small lots of single vineyard and estate wines. Today, Madrigal Family Winery is run by Chris Madrigal, the family’s 3rd generation.