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The Dresden Codex is a Mayan book believed to be the oldest surviving book written in the Americas, dating to the 11th or 12th century.
Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador is making it very difficult for Citigroup to fetch a price anywhere close to the $12.5 billion it...
On a recent warm Friday, I made my way to Lagalá 56:426 in Santa Ana to participate in an expressive arts workshop. Not knowing...
Elephants, iguanas and a Maya princess peer beyond the overgrown bush of a large fenced-off lot with no signs explaining their existence. We hazard some guesses.
Yucatán’s contemporary art museum, the MACAY, closed its doors on July 28, 2021.
Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has called for Austria to repatriate the artifact known as “el Penacho de Moctezuma.”
One could be forgiven for brushing off AI art as a fad, but sometimes these technologies deliver some very interesting results.
This weekend the small, rural community of Tzucmuc in the municipality of Chankom opened its very own community library.
A new collective in Mérida is aiming to create for the city’s neurodivergent art community.
Everywhere you went you could not but overhear the conversations of spectators, all making the same observation: that it was so great to see so much color and life on Mérida’s streets again.
Tatiana Proskouriakoff is remembered for laying the foundation for understanding Mayan historical texts and reconstructing the political history of Mayan city-states.
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 Though originally made only of paper-mâché, wooden variations have also become popular since the 1940s.
A replica of a prehispanic sculpture of a woman will replace Mexico City’s controversial Columbus statue.
Enamora Mérida began as an idea by Montserrat Pastrana to cheer up the city and offer up a little hope during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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.
For Tey Mariana Stiteler, the museum’s Director, MUREM is a project born from her love of Mexican culture and design.
The exhibit, which organizers describe as a tribute, coincides with the 150th anniversary of the birth of pioneering illustrator and lithographer, Juan Bautista Urrutia.
Mérida’s most Instagram-worthy bar has opened its doors after filling its walls with color.
Décima is a Yucatecan brand creating artworks from thread. Through an algorithm, they translate digitized portraits into a series of lines which then serve as a basic template.
Mérida may be far away from the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, but Yucatán has its own storied history when it comes to film...
Mexican women have long excelled in the art world both at home and abroad. But there is one name that always seems to come...
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