The 1,000-year-old Cañada de la Virgen ceremonial site will be protected from encroaching development.
Mexican officials said the objects were “voluntarily returned” by citizens from Austria, Canada, Switzerland, and the US, but have not provided further details.
The sealant used for gem-crusted ancient Maya teeth had medicinal properties that prevent tooth infections and decay, according to a new study.
The city’s colorful rótulos, signs hand-painted on the stands of street vendors, are being erased by a local government seemingly unaware that popular graphics are a critical part of Mexico’s patrimony.
Her decades-long devotion to the world of wrestling is all the more noteworthy considering that her father forbade her from attending matches as a child, deeming them an inappropriate pastime for women.
The finding was part of an offering placed on a pond, thought to replicate the entrance to the underworld.
The exhibition is part of a collaborative initiative that tasks itself with picking up the unfinished work of history.
Pepx Romero’s performance was a response to multiple auctions of pre-Hispanic works over the last few years.
Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, and Mexican Modernism feeds into the repeated use of Kahlo and Rivera’s work, and the mythology of their romantic relationship, as shorthand for an entire era.
Medellín’s first museum retrospective is a thoughtful tribute to his lifelong pursuit of craft and sincere search for connection.
Exhibitions will display embroidery techniques by asylum seekers, reflect on New Mexico’s first all-Black community, and more.
At least 10 stolen documents that had been illegally taken from Mexico’s National Archive were ultimately identified.