Mexican art
Mexican art consists of various visual arts that developed over the geographical area now known as Mexico. The development of these arts roughly follows the history of Mexico, divided into the Mesoame...
The Enigma of Pulque
Pulque is one of Mexico's oldest, iconic alcoholic beverages made from fermented agave. It looks like semen and has the texture of boogers, but it tastes like pure magic.
450 Life Size Underwater Sculptures
In 2009, in the waters surrounding Cancun, Isla Mujeres and Punta Nizuk appeared majestic underwater museum MUSE. The project is sponsored by Jaime Gonzalez Cano of the National Marine Park, Roberto D...
Mexican ceramics
Ceramics in Mexico date back thousands of years before the Pre-Columbian period, when ceramic arts and pottery crafts developed with the first advanced civilizations and cultures of Mesoamerica. With...
Mexican comics
Comics culture in Mexico is far from being a modern phenomenon. Its roots may be traced back to many stages in Mexican history. Indeed, Mexican intellectuals such as Ilan Stavans agree that pre-Columb...
Gabriel Fernández Ledesma
Gabriel Fernández Ledesma (May 30, 1900 - August 26, 1983) was a Mexican painter, printmaker, sculptor, graphic artist, writer and teacher. He began his career working with artist Roberto Montenegro ...
Palacio de Bellas Artes
The Palacio de Bellas Artes (Palace of Fine Arts) is the most important cultural center in Mexico City as well as the rest of the country of Mexico. It is located on the west side of the historic cent...
Soteno family of Metepec (pottery)
The Soteno family of Metepec is one of the main families of ceramic artisans specializing in sculptures called Trees of Life which have made the town found in the State of Mexico one of Mexico’s main ...
Cerdotado
The Mexican comic character El Cerdotado (a play on the words, Cerdo = Pig and Dotado = Gifted) was created in Monterrey, Mexico, by Leopoldo Jasso. The character is portrayed as an anthropomorphic pi...
Lucha Libre AAA: Héroes del Ring
Lucha Libre AAA: Héroes del Ring (formerly AAA El Videojuego, or AAA The Videogame) is a lucha libre video game developed by Immersion Software & Graphics and Immersion Games México (now Larva Gam...
Textiles of Mexico
The Textiles of Mexico have a long history. The making of fibers, cloth and other textile goods has existed in the country since at least 1400 BCE. Fibers used during the pre-Hispanic period included ...
Tosia Malamud
Tosia Malamud (March 17, 1923 – July 16, 2008) was Mexican sculptor of Ukrainian origin, one of the first female graduates of Mexico’s Escuela Nacional de Artes Plásticas. Her family immigrated to Mex...
Vochol
The Vochol is a Volkswagen (VW) Beetle that has been decorated with traditional Huichol (Wirrárika) beadwork from the center-west of Mexico. The name is a combination of “vocho”, a popular term for VW...
Jacques Gelman
Jacques Gelman (1909–1986) was a producer of Mexican films.Gelman was born in Saint Petersburg, Russia. During the 1920s, he worked as a still photographer in European motion picture studios, an...
Pedro Coronel
Pedro Coronel (b. Jerez, Zacatecas March 25, 1922- d. Mexico City May 23, 1985) was a Mexican sculptor and painter, part of the Generación de la Ruptura, bringing innovation into Mexican art in the mi...
Pastor Velázquez
Pastor Velázquez (1895–1960) was a Mexican painter.
Luciano Spano
Luciano Biagio Spano Tancredi (born July 20, 1959 in Saluzzo, Cuneo, Italy) is a Mexican painter.Luciano Spano arrived in Mexico at the age of fourteen, in 1974. He enrolled from the Escuela Nacional ...
Melchor Peredo
Melchor Peredo (born January 6, 1927) is a Mexican muralist and a representative of the social realist school of mural painting in Mexico. His murals depict historical scenes from Mexican history with...
Sueño de una Tarde Dominical en la Alameda Central
Sueño de una tarde dominical en la Alameda Central or Dream of a Sunday Afternoon in the Alameda Central is a mural created by Diego Rivera. It was painted between the years 1946 and 1947, and is the ...
Lágrimas, Risas y Amor
Lágrimas, Risas y Amor (Tears, Laughter and Love) was a romantic Mexican comic book published by Editorial Argumentos (EDAR), probably the most popular of its kind in Latin America and one of the most...
Gunther Gerzso
Gunther Gerzso (June 17, 1915 – April 21, 2000) was a Mexican painter, designer and director and screenwriter for film and theatre.
Gerzso was born in Mexico City, in the times of the Revolution. ...
Dr. Atl
Gerardo Murillo Cornado (October 3, 1875 – August 15, 1964) was a Mexican painter and writer who signed his works "Dr. Atl". He was born in Pihuamo, state of Jalisco, where he began the study of paint...