CONTRERAS GALLERY & JEWELRY
110 E. 6TH. STREET Ph: (520) 398-6557 TUCSON, AZ. 85705
December 2 through January
A exhibition of Ex Votos and Retablos
done by Tucson Artists'
Ex Votos are a form of religious
folk art, originating in Europe, centuries ago.
They are dedicated folkart pieces,
done in homage to a saint or religious divinity, for seeking grace,
and for pleading or fulfilling a special favor,
such as a recovery from a serious
illness, or safety from perilous events.
Artists included are:
Jacqueline Chanda, Neda Contreras,
E. M. Contreras, Melo Dominguez, Nina Duckett, Jennifer Ecshedor,
Juan Enriquez, Lisa Kanouse,
Jeff Litvak, Marcy Miranda Janes,
Ruben Moreno, David Moyer, Carolyn Sotelo, Mano Sotelo, Martin
Quintanilla, Will Taylor