Fruit pickers in the Baja California peninsula of Mexico, railing against a life of grinding poverty, have blocked roads, staged marches and held meetings with lawmakers since March as frustration over working conditions boiled over. One labourer in San Quintin, south of the border town of Tijuana, sleeps with his family on the bare earth […]Read more "Fruits of Wrath, Edgard Garrido"
Nací en la ciudad de Puebla en el año 85, unos meses después del temblor de 8.1 grados en escala de Richter que sacudió a la gran ciudad monstro. Un año después Maradona anota un gol histórico frente a Inglaterra y levanta la copa que lo posicionaría como el mejor jugador de la historia en […]Read more "David Ortega"
“Trying to understand art is simply trying to feed the ego so you can have a topic of conversation in a coffee house table in front of another pseudo-intellectual or someone you want to acknowledge that you know a lot about art.” The daily geometry of our death, from birth until we cease to die. […]Read more "Pierre Fudarylí"
Francisco Mata Rosas was born in Mexico in 1958. Mata began his studies at the Metropolitan University and began working as a full-time photographer in 1986. Throughout the late eighties and early nineties, Mata worked at the Mexican newspaper La Jornada. Since leaving journalism and moving to a full-time artist, Mata’s work has been shown […]Read more "Francisco Mata"
Juan Crisostomo Mendez Avalos was born in the City of Puebla in May 12 th, 1885. At that time, Puebla was an important industrial and commercial center whose proximity to Mexico City fostered an intense spirit of competition with the capital where textile factories and transit commerce became the main economical activities. Puebla competed with […]Read more "Juan Crisóstomo Méndez Aval"
Para Mariana Yampolsky (Chicago, 6 de septiembre de 1925 – † Ciudad de México, 3 de mayo de 2002), la fotografía fue un modo de conocer, de adentrarse en la memoria y las vivencias cotidianas de los seres humanos, acaso con el propósito de identificar, en los abundantes signos que encierran sus imágenes, […]Read more "Mariana Yampolsky"