Through their works, the Sanromán sisters questioned and overcame the traditional place relegated to women in the artistic field (the muse, the object of inspiration, the ornament, and the domestic sphere).
LIFESTYLE AND MEXICAN CULTURE
In all stages of man's culture, pottery is the inseparable companion. The permanence of ceramic objects and their resistance to destruction make them the most accurate testimonies of archaic cultures. Virtuosity has been achieved in the identification of the different types of ceramics in order to determine almost with mathematical precision,...
Mexico's most emblematic drink celebrates International Tequila Day on July 24, 2020, with challenges beyond the COVID-19 pandemic, such as declining domestic consumption and increasing exports that risk agave sustainability.
Venustiano Carranza was the leader of the Revolution that ended Victoriano Huerta's military dictatorship and brought together the Congress that gave Mexicans the Constitution that governs to this day. Learn how he achieved these triumphs and succeeded as president during the most difficult period in the history of Mexico in the 20th century.
Lev Davidovich Bronstein, better known worldwide as Leon Trotsky, died on August 21, 1941, in Mexico City, where he lived as a refugee for the last years of his life, after a long diaspora until the government of Lazaro Cardenas offered him political asylum. His arrival in Mexico caused international controversy among antagonists and admirers. When...
On his long-awaited visit to the U.S. capital, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador laid flowers on Wednesday at the foot of the bronze statue of Benito Juárez (1858-1872), whom he considers an example in public service.
Her name was Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo Calderón, but she passed through history as Frida Kahlo, a simplicity that contrasts with the complex and complicated nature of her personality, her life, and the circumstances that led her to be the tormented protagonist of her pieces. Kahlo is recognized not only for her artistic talent, but also for her...
The story Zero Zero Zero produced by Stefano Sollima and Gina Giardini, among others, is available on the Amazon Prime Video platform and features names like Dane DeeHan ("The amazing Spider-man 2") and Harold Torres ("Run coyote run"), among others, in its international cast.
Tortillas made by hand from native varieties of blue corn have significantly higher nutritional and bioactive compound content than those produced commercially from industrialized flours, a study by the Food and Development Research Center, and the National Autonomous University of Mexico found.
Among the wide diversity of native plants that Mexico has provided to ornamental horticulture, the tuberose stands out for its beauty, fragrance, and ease of propagation.