Department of Art and Art History Special Programs

Casa Herrera Holy Week Program

March 19-28, 2016

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students with alfombra in street

Led by professors Leslie Mutchler and Jason Urban, students spend nine days in beautiful Antigua, Guatemala and experience the town's amazing Holy Week celebrations! UT students design and create a sawdust carpet installation during the community festivities. Travel to San Juan Comalapa to experience the stunning murals and see for yourself why the town is called the “Florence of Guatemala”. Stay in an amazing colonial hotel and enjoy Casa Herrera, UT's center in Antigua, located in the heart of all the festivities.

Trip includes:

  • Shuttle from/to Guatemala airport
  • Lodging in colonial hotel
  • All breakfasts
  • Trip to Comalapa
  • Welcome and Adios dinners