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.
Using aerial scanning technology, researchers found that 65% of urban features today are aligned orthogonally with Teotihuacán.
The Mexican Secretary of Culture wrote to the Munich-based dealer in an attempt to stop the auction of 74 artifacts.
Many had protested Reyes’s appointment, calling for the project to involve Indigenous artists and incorporate their proposals.
“[We] find it inadmissible that Pedro Reyes, a male artist who does not identify as Indigenous, was selected to represent ‘the Indigenous woman,'” says the group.
A new piece created by Mexican artist Pedro Reyes depicting an Olmec woman is slated to go up on October 12.
The documentary/fiction hybrid film 499 uses a fictional character to speak to real-life contemporary colonized people.