Category

Art

Art

The Hidden Garden Art & Fashion Night

Last year Soho Galleries opened NOHO Casa del Arte, an elegant space from the 50’s, that offers an appreciation of art from another perspective and a meeting place for art…

Continue reading
It's very yucatecan, Let's start with art

Kids Reborn through Music: Youth Symphony Orchestra

“Music can change the world, because it can change people.” – Bono More than 60 kids fill the classroom. They are taking notes, participating, and giving all of their attention…

Continue reading
Art

Dominic Greco, Just A Game

Watching Artist Dominic Greco work in his fabulous Chelem workshop, makes anyone think that drawing, painting or sculpting clay as he does is very easy. And in the same way…

Continue reading
Art

Arte Vivo Mérida 2018

In Fundación México Vivo we have accepted the task of providing a clear, informed sexuality education, based on scientific facts and inspired by the universal values of respect and human…

Continue reading
Art, Let's start with art

Soho Galleries: Art that Transcends

If there is one thing that characterizes Soho Galleries, it is its vocation for originality, novelty, diversity and reflection that awakens with each of the pieces that you find in…

Continue reading
Art, Let's start with art

Layered Memories at Centro Cultural La Cupula

Jean-Pierre Formica represents the pyramid at Uxmal as it once was – illuminated like a fiery sun – colorful like the Maya culture today. Chichén Itzá appears feathered, plumed like…

Continue reading
Let's start with art

Mariachi: The Crown Jewel of your Party

Vidal López Velázquez and his brothers trekked to Mérida from Jalpa de Méndez, Tabasco, in 1970. They were seeking what most migrants look for: a better way of living. Single…

Continue reading
Art, Culture, Let's start with art

Days Full of Culture, Art and Fun

Mérida is full of culture! There are many events this month that you can’t miss. Let’s begin with the already famous “Noche Blanca” organized by Ayuntamiento de Mérida, that will…

Continue reading
Art

Festival Internacional de la Cultura Maya – FICMAYA

Academics, scientists, and national and international artists from the world of theater, dance, opera, and music come together in Mérida to participate in cultural events, conferences, awards and much more,…

Continue reading
Let's start with art

National Art Heritage

Throughout the past century and up until today, the “Secretaría de Hacienda” (treasury department) has consolidated two valuable cultural collections for México: the “Acervo Patrimonial” and “Colección Pago en Especie.”…

Continue reading
Let's start with art

Voodoo Film Fest

The Voodoo Film Fest is a project organized by young filmmakers, for promoting culture and specially the film industry in the state of Yucatán, for becoming a platform for new…

Continue reading
Let's start with art

Jardín Ochil

“Jardín Ochil” at Hacienda San Pedro Ochil is a new space where contemporary artwork and artistic actions are exposed, expressing the reflections of artists who think about the land, the…

Continue reading
Let's start with art

Rapping to the Maya Beat

In Yucatán, new voices are heard to the rhythm of rap and hip hop … in Maya. Young people, proud of their roots, sing with a powerful message: the Maya…

Continue reading
Let's start with art

Fundación de Artistas, Cultural Life at your Fingertips

Free your senses and spirit of exploration by visiting one of the most beautiful 19th century mansions in the Historic Center of Mérida, home to the Fundación de Artistas (artists’…

Continue reading
Art

Pagliacci

It’s opera time in Mérida: at the beautiful José Peón Contreras Theater the curtain will rise on “Pagliacci” with the Symphony Orchestra of Yucatán, conducted by Juan Carlos Lomónaco. This…

Continue reading
Let's start with art

Yucatán 360º in Photography

Whether it’s the vivid colors of its markets or the features and smiles of its people, the beaches that are one with the sky, its colonial and pre-Hispanic architecture, the…

Continue reading
Art, Colonial Cities, Shopping

Eclectic, Unique, and Passionate

Galería Tres Pájaros If I were asked to describe this place, I would say “eclectic,” “unique,” and “passionate,” but why? Come with me us to discover Galería Tres Pájaros. At…

Continue reading
Let's start with art

Yucatecan Trova: Los Juglares

Music is the protagonist of many stories, especially if we are talking about Yucatecan “trova,” that particular style from this region performed mainly with guitar and “requinto” guitar. Los Juglares…

Continue reading
Let's start with art

Schedule a Visit to La Sala Art & Design Gallery

A space where you will be able to get up close to a variety of disciplines of contemporary art: painting, sculpture, design, and installations, all of them created by Alfredo…

Continue reading