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Rainforest Masks of Costa Rica

Rainforest Masks of Costa Rica

January 6 – 21, 2024

Borucan Mask Makers Carving

Natural wonders of the tropical rainforest as depicted on the handcrafted masks of the Indigenous artists of Boruca, Costa Rica were on view in the Museum of Botany & the Arts from January 6-21, 2024. The cultural practice of mask-making honors the heritage of the Borucan people and reflects the strong connection they maintain with their beautiful natural environment.



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