Dia De Los Muertos: The EC’s Ofrenda

The Enrichment Center hosted a community altar as part of the Merced County Arts Council’s Dia De Los Muertos exhibit during October and November.  Check out this gallery of photos of the exhibit. Here are a few photos from the November 1st reception. And here are just a few of the amazing altars/ofrendas exhibited in the…

2014 Halloween Special

It’s ready! It’s ready! Our very first Halloween Special! Watch out for when the zombies stop dancing and begin the attack. p.s. Thank you Rod Temperton and Michael Jackson!

One Year Later: The Snail Invasion Continues

One year ago, on the eve of the October 2013 Merced Art Hop, the Enrichment Center rolled out the Snail Invasion—a street art project for the community, with a focus on Downtown Merced. On Friday, October 17, 2014, the EC artists walked up and down around Main Street in Merced, to make another installation of…

Dance Like A Zombie?

August 28, 2014. Denise Saelee practices the insanely well-known zombie dance from Thriller. Almost everyone we know has seen the music video for Michael Jackson’s Thriller, where funky and surprisingly agile dead people rise from their graves to rock out. In preparation for a new performance project (tentatively titled The EC Halloween Special), the EC artists are studying the dance…