Culture

Urban graffiti takes Brazilian streets

The graffiti is gaining more presence in Brazil, especially in Sao Paulo, a gray city that lends itself to colorful murals, but Rio de Janeiro does not stay back, where a couple of weeks ago opened the world's largest one, whose author is preparing a project Mexico City.

Latin America literature travels abroad

The world’s largest book fair opened in Germany and many countries in Latin America gets a second chance.

Day of the death: the past and the present

The ritual as we know it today is amazingly connected to our present. Let´s take a look at the history of the origin of the Day of Death in Mexico. 

An inclusive constitution

The Constitution of the United Mexican States, the top political legal document in its 136 articles traced the path of the country, it has been translated into 40 of the 68 indigenous languages of Mexico.

When did the path change?

Both the US and Latin America were colonized by European powers. However they evolved in diametrically opposite directions.

Monte Verdi might change the theory

It had been stated that Clovis was the first community that inhabited Latin America. Archaeologist’s discoveries in Chile, Monte Verdi, would turn down the theory. 

The MoMa is now full of Latin American Art

Nowadays, Latin America is increasingly recognized worldwide for its diverse cultural expressions. The trend is also reflected in the Latin American modern art, a cultural expression that demonstrates the sophistication and variety of our region in  New York.

Chibcha’s discoveries revealing the secret

A multidisciplinary team of anthropologists, odonatologists, geneticists and biologists aims to extract clues about the customs and rituals of these cultures of the community that inhabited the plateau more than 2,000 years ago.

Discovery of the Americas: well-remembered or rejected?

October is the month to celebrate the discovery of our continent, but what are the real feelings of the Latin American population for the event? 

Medicine welcomes Mapuches

Argentina opens its first service center to combine modern Western medicine and Mapuche’s tradition in Neuquen province.

Xochimilco might know the secret to end with the starve worldwide

The chinampas are small islands of marshy land very rich for cultivation, created by indigenous, that are supposedly able to provide all the Mexican population with just 10% of the land.

Multicultural festival brings indigenous languages back to life

Mexico will promote indigenous languages throughout America through a multicultural festival with the participation of 12 poets from different latitudes on 13th of  October in the Sala Nezahualcoyotl, in the Centro Cultural Universitario de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.

The Biarritz Festival reaches Latin America

25 years of Latin American film production to be celebrated.

Indigenous cuisine to be remembered

In aims of creating identity, various Latin American chefs are getting back to the beginning of their culture to learn and to blend.

Science and ancestral knowledge melts in one

Paraguay faces the agricultural crisis by proposing new ways of blending knowledge sources to get the best of it.

The first certified museum in Latin America

 The contemporaneous art museum in Bogotá gets the international excellence sign.

Latin America already chose

Each Latin American country has made a statement on their representatives to the 2017 Oscars.

Culture and environmental technology rule in Latin America

The seventh art goes environmental with the first cinema fed by solar energy in Latin America.

San Pedro Claver, a figure of peace in Colombia

In times of doubt and hesitation during the Peace Deal process San Pedro Claver becomes a model for the future peace landscape.

Latin America might be the creator of the future music

The vast cultural heritage and diversity that coexist in the region seems to be the perfect stage for the future sound of music.

The untold story of the Chilean Revolution to big screen

Carlos Weber, one of the victims of the violent times Chile went through during the 70’s unveils his experience in a documentary by the Puerto Rican filmmaker Arleen Cruz-Alicea.

Urban Latin American art reaches the Russian capital streets

With the second edition of the street art festival in Moscow 42 artists from all around the world will fill up the city with color and creativity.

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