It’s Hispanic Heritage Month! From September 15th to October 15th, the United States celebrates the history and culture of Spanish speaking countries. If you have Hispanic heritage, there’s no better time to pay homage to your ancestry. Filing your home with cultural icons and decor inspired by your background can make you feel closer to your familial roots. From Latin wall art to canvas prints of Spain, we offer decor for every country of origin. We’ve broken down our top Hispanic Heritage Month decorations by region to give you some instant inspiration. You can also explore artwork by our Latinx artists, including Diego Tirigall and more. View our article that gives you a glimpse into our diverse array of resident artists here.
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Hispanic Heritage Month Decorations
There are endless ways to add a touch of your culture to your home. Even if you’re just starting to explore and embrace your background, home decor can help you feel closer to your ancestors. Hispanic Heritage Month is about discovering and rediscovering your heritage, and anybody with Hispanic roots can participate. Wall art is a fun and affordable way to add a cultural touch to your living space. Plus, you can keep your print up all year long! Wall decor inspired by Hispanic heritage is a beautiful conversation starter. You can also pair your new artwork with authentic decorations inspired by interiors from your family’s country of origin.
What is Hispanic Heritage Month?
The definition of Hispanic can get a little bit fuzzy, so whether you want to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month is completely up to you! Some Spanish speakers may prefer the term Latin to describe their ethnicity, while others identify with Hispanic without having any connection to Spain itself. If you do have Spanish roots, Hispanic Heritage month is for you too! This month is all about acceptance and unbridled celebration. Eat arepas from Colombia and elote from Mexico! Take a last-minute trip to a Spanish speaking country, or use google maps street view to travel from home. Research artists from your family’s country of origin and support cultural creativity.
Decor by Region: Mexico
Mexico is a colorful country with close ties to the United States. If your family immigrated from Mexico, you undoubtedly come from lineage with a rich history. From the Aztecs and Mayan tribes to the introduction and preservation of Mexican Catholicism, there are tons of religious and cultural symbols to explore. Dia de los Muertos is quickly approaching, and now is the perfect time to explore Mexican iconography! One of our favorite colorful prints depicts the Virgin of Guadalupe in all of her holy glory. Even if you aren’t religious yourself, it can be rewarding to explore your heritage through spiritual symbols.
Decor by Region: Central America & The Caribbean
Central America and the Caribbean are beautiful in both culture and landscape. This tropical region has some of the most stunning coastlines in the world. Not only can you connect with your past through food, spirituality, and social customs, but you can also feel a deep connection to the land itself. Add a warm, tropical energy to your home by choosing a photorealistic landscape of your family’s home. From Guatamala to the Dominican Republic, explore the incomparable paradise that is this portion of Latin America.
Decor by Region: South America
From the Amazon to the Andes, South America is an expansive region with several diverse countries. This lush continent has a lot to celebrate. If your family is from a country in South America, show your Latin pride! One of our most popular Latin print collections is flag-inspired wall art. Choose the flag that represents your país, and hang a high-quality canvas with your country’s colors. We also have special USA/Latin flag combos that celebrate both your Hispanic and American background.
Decor by Region: Spain
From Catalonia to the Basque region, Spain is wildly diverse. There are several distinct languages and cultures that are bound together by the Spanish nationality. No matter which region of Spain your family hails from, this European country has an incomparable history. Hang a piece of wall art that shows off the architectural beauty of Spain and the Iberian Peninsula. Explore prints of Sevilla, Barcelona, and beyond.
More Hispanic Heritage Decor
It would be impossible to cover our entire selection of Hispanic-inspired decor in one article. Explore your own cultural history through art. Creativity and fine art are the perfect outlets for understanding and celebrating your Hispanic heritage. There is no single way to participate in Hispanic Heritage Month – it’s all up to you! Gather with your Spanish-speaking family (or set up a family reunion through Zoom) and enjoy getting to know more about your roots. Viva el español and viva Hispanic Heritage Month!