Cite, Site, Sights

Dispatches on Latin American art and culture

October 15, 2014

Proper Names

BROOKLYN - I moved to the United States in 1983. The first six years, I missed Honduras very much and went back to visit almost twice a year. The truth is...

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September 15, 2014

Guadalajara

A Chain Reaction

GUADALAJARA - Much of the architecture in Guadalajara is characterized by its rationalism and modernism...

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August 18, 2014

Caracas' Unofficial Art Scene

CARACAS - In recent years, the art scene in Caracas has needed to adapt to the complex and constantly changing political and socioeconomic situation, which is currently going through a critical moment.

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May 14, 2014

This is Not Archaeology

Notes on the Peruvian desert

LIMA - Lima sprawls over an arid landscape—between the ocean and the mountains—full of pre-hispanic remnants forgotten by modernity, that are now reappearing like palimpsests in the fog of a capital city that is characterized by its historic fusion.

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May 14, 2014

Recife, peripheral?

RECIFE - Let’s try to subvert the inferiority complex that might be attached to the term “peripheral” when used to map the agents, places and proposals of Recife’s artistic landscape; the usual ones, the resistant ones, and the ones that continue daring to risk.

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