All posts tagged Mexico

USA- MEXICO Facing Walls

Asylum Rights Violated

Facing Walls: USA and Mexico’s violation of the rights of asylum seekers, a new report from Amnesty International USA, explores the impact of a raft of new policies and ongoing practices that result in asylum seekers pursuing increasingly more desperate and dangerous means of crossing the U.S. border.

ja1

Julieta Aranda

Julieta Aranda, the Mexican conceptual artist, has had a celebrated career by producing work that challenges the assumptions and structures of the very cultural landscape she inhabits.

MILAGR5

Latin Photos Rise

At “The Photography Show” in New York, two photography galleries from Latin America participated for the first time and took their place alongside the most prestigious photography galleries in the world.

Ramirez-Forever-Pane-Singles-BGv1

Martin Ramirez on a stamp

Mexican-American artist Martín Ramírez (1895–1963) has been honored by the United States Postal Service. The agency released a set of 5 commemorative “Martin Ramirez” Forever stamps featuring the art of this twentieth century master.

Classic cats-eye glasses worn by Kahlo2

Frida’s Fashion in London

“Frida” is Japanese photographer Miyako Ishiuchi’s record of Frida Kahlo’s wardrobe and belongings and the title of a current exhibition of the photographs taking place in London at the Michael Hoppen Gallery.