Annual Trip to Mexico Includes Special Mission

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Each year Julia travels to Mexico at least once where she immerses herself in Mexican culture and hand-picks beautifully crafted jewelry, ceramics, textiles, and other folk art for Eye’s Gallery.  Her return is always greatly anticipated, as new treasures and … Read More

Day of the Dead 2015

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October is here and we are in the midst of preparing for the Day of the Dead festivities! From sugar skull making and decorating to Fall Fashion events, to alebrije-creating workshops with master craftsman Joel Garcia, this is an incredible … Read More

We Welcome the Pope

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We are excited to welcome Pope Francis to Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families.  With our history of collecting the most diverse range of Latin American religious folk art in Philadelphia, we open our hearts and our doors to … Read More

El Dia De Los Muertos 2013 at Eye’s Gallery

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It’s definitely fall out there now (I was actually chilly walking to work this morning)! I love this weather though, and this time of year, gearing up for one of my favorite holidays (and yours, I’m sure): El Dia De … Read More

The Wrapping of the Quetzalcoatl

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Quetzalcoatl is a Mesoamerican deity that comes from the Nahuatl language meaning “plumed serpent.”  The worship of Quetzalcoatl was first documented in Teotihuacan between the first centuries BC and AD. This week, one of our particularly elaborate renditions by the … Read More

We’ve started decorating Sugar Skulls! Also, don’t forget to sign up…

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for master paper mache artist Joel Garcia‘s upcoming workshops.  The schedule this year is as follows: Friday, October 26th 4-7 pm Saturday, October 27th 12-3 pm and 4-7 pm Sunday, October 28th 12-3 pm Monday, October 29th 4-7 pm Spaces … Read More