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This incredible exhibit may be Casa de Montejo’s final bow

The “Detrás de una máscara," exhibition is made up of 36 pieces of art representing an imaginative fusion of mesoamerican mythological animals, as well as masks and two large painted canvases.

Free exhibition featuring the work of artist Marc Chagall on display...

Mérida’s Centro Cultural Olimpo will soon announce dates for an upcoming exhibit, featuring more than 70 works by the early modernist artist Marc Chagall.

‘Angels’ spreads its wings to the Yucatán Country Club gallery

SoHo Galleries' “Angels and Other Selected Works” is on view through January in an exclusive collaboration with the Fundación Yucatan Country Club IAP. By purchasing...

New York artist finds an unlikely muse in rural Yucatán

Lohin's artistic subject matter ranges from portraits to landscapes and renderings of her favorite model — a donkey named Camila.

Angels: What makes Adele Aguirre’s new art exhibit at SoHo Galleries...

It’s no accident that SoHo Gallery’s “Angels” exhibit follows a tumultuous couple of years.  “Angels” also follows the gallery owner’s own loss. The death of...

Giant alebrijes to parade through Mérida this weekend

Alebrijes are brightly colored Mexican folk art sculptures of fantastical mythical creatures. Though originally made only of paper-mâché, wooden variations have also become popular since the 1940s. 

Mérida’s most powerful art collection turns 50

The work of Yucatán's most celebrated muralist, Fernando Castro Pacheco (1918-2013), housed in Mérida's Palacio de Gobierno, turned 50 on Independence Day.

Valladolid’s new MUREM museum honors Mexico’s ethnic clothing

For Tey Mariana Stiteler, the museum’s Director, MUREM is a project born from her love of Mexican culture and design.

New exhibitions honor the life of centenarian artist Emilio Vera Granados

Yucatán’s artistic community is prepared to celebrate the centenary of artist Emilio Vera Granados.

New exhibit celebrates Mexico’s comic book pioneers

The exhibit, which organizers describe as a tribute, coincides with the 150th anniversary of the birth of pioneering illustrator and lithographer, Juan Bautista Urrutia.

Japanese artists debuts new mural in Izamal

Japanese artist Shinzaburo Takeda unveiled his most recent mural in Izamal at the Cecidhy Research Institute.

‘Toilet Paper Story’: Mérida printmaker responds ironically to the pandemic

Not long after the pandemic reached Mérida did Spanish-born printmaker Manuel Taure offer his friends little gifts, delivered Fridays to their mailbox. No social...

2 Mérida art venues reopen with a look at nature

The beauty of nature brings together the works of Agnelly Chávez, Ricardo Can and Kay Vilchis at the teatro José Peón Contreras and the...

Cross-cultural perspectives at Amaro art show

Art that represents both Mérida and the rest of Latin America and the Caribbean is focus of "The Eclectic Caimito," which opens today at El Foro Cultural Amaro.

Pedro Tec’s dreamlike photo exhibit heads to U.S.

Pedro Tec's exhibit of Mayan portraits is migrating north of the border.

Galería Bernardini opens branch in Mérida, taking Tataya’s former space

The former Galería Tataya space across from Santa Ana church has been taken over by the Galería Bernardini.

Frida Kahlo exhibit, revealing personal effects instead of art, breaks records...

The exhibition "Frida Kahlo: Making Herself Up" is breaking records in London.

Ricardo Martínez de Hoyos’ late-career paintings exhibited at Casa Montejo

Bringing together 19 works created in the last decades his life, "Ricardo Martínez and the Human Figure" is now on view at the Museo Casa Montejo.

Artists from Costa Rica, Veracruz in a colorful exhibition

An explosion of colors and forms of paintings of three artists are mixed with the colonial style of the Ya'ax Boutique Hotel.

‘Vestigios’ celebrates the everyday, fading signs at Peón Contreras gallery

To Alfredo Romero Campos, the hand-painted Pino sign facing the street and fading away is art. And there's a lot more where that came from.

Otherworldly (and unretouched) cenote photographs exhibited by Dutch artist

With images captured under the waters of the Peninsula's cenotes, Dutch photographer Lianne Strik captures another world.

Cuban-born artist shows his affection for Yucatecan culture

A Cuban-born artist, after living in Yucatán for almost two decades, demonstrates his appreciation for the Mayan culture in the exhibition "Caminos del Mayab."

Art show celebrates the Centro

The heritage of the Centro Histórico is celebrated with an exhibit at UNAM's Santa Lucia campus on Calle 60.

Workshop painters exhibit their art at Posada Toledo

Oils, acrylics and drawings — all the fruits of an artists' workshop — will be on public view starting 8 p.m. Friday at the Galería Posada Toledo.