Monthly Archives: January 2013

The @PalacioDeBellasArtes: Italian On The Outside, Art Deco Meets Mexico On The Inside! @mbellasartes @palaciooficial @bellasartesinba

I visited the Palacio de Bellas Artes today. One of the most wonderful things about living in Mexico after 2010 is that almost everything of cultural significance was restored in honor of the country’s 100th birthday. The Palacio de Bellas … Continue reading

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The Tree of Life: Made in Metepec, Mexico @turismocdmx @CulturaCdMexico

When I think of Mexico, the artistic element that immediately comes to mind for me is the Arbol de la Vida–the Tree of Life. As promised, I am going to introduce you to the various arts and crafts from the … Continue reading

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@CulturaCdMexico: The Museum of Popular Art Showcases The Amazing Art + Handcrafts Of Mexico!

Today, I visited the Museum of Popular Arts (frequently called the MAP) with tour guide, Lynda Martinez of Understand Mexico. She’s one part tour guide, one part cultural anthropologist. We saw so many things, and I learned so much, that … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Love

The clever folks at WordPress host a weekly challenge: they pick a theme and you communicate what it means to you. This week, the theme was “love”. For me, love manifests itself in the form of my little boy.

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