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Urban Art: Colors Take Over the Streets with Datoer

Walking along the street, the walls detain you: it’s not a photograph (even if it looks like it), it’s a mural with a face painted with such detail that you…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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.”…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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’…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Soho Galleries, For Delighting Your Senses With Art

“Art is the best language, a universal language that goes beyond any other,” says Adele Aguirre, owner of a unique art gallery in Mérida, Soho Galleries. If you are looking…

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Visit the Artists in Their Home at Galería Nahualli

A different experience in Mérida: you can witness art the way the Vázquez Medina family lives it every day, united by sculpture and painting, together with photography and fashion design….

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A unique Musical Experience at an Hacienda of Yucatán

Imagine the experience of internationally known musicians performing less than a meter away from you, in an intimate concert at a hacienda… only in Yucatán! Russia, Bulgaria, the USA, and…

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Hacienda Xcanatún & Chamber Music Mérida

Unique music in a dreamy setting. Prepare to enjoy the sixth concert season of Chamber Music Merida at Hacienda Xcanatún. This chamber music cycle has been known for taking new,…

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Gina Osorno, A Captivating Voice

Music is melody and harmony, sounds and silence in a constant balance, emotions and passion expressed in words: a connection that can reach your heart. That is how Gina Osorno…

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Tapanco Centro Cultural, a Space for Everyone

In an antique house distinguished by its purple walls, is Tapanco Cultural Center. Since its opening four years ago, this gathering place and setting for creative expression has been the…

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