Dallas museum to display 20th century Mexican art exhibit

Dallas Museum of Art will host modern Mexican art exhibit. (PHOTO: ARTnews)

DALLAS — The Dallas Museum of Art (DMA) announced that it will host the Mexico City exhibit “Mexico 1900-1950: Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, José Clemente Orozco, and the Avant-Garde.” The exhibition includes more than 200 works of painting, sculpture, photography and drawings that document the artistic renaissance of the Latin country More...

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By Yucatan Times On Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Baroque music concert will benefit EdúcaTE

The Barroco Escarlata Ensemble will perform a concert of baroque music to benefit the EdúcaTE organization on Jan. 25. The concert starts at 7 p.m. at San Pedro Church in Cholul, Yucatán. The suggested donation More...

From February 1-5 2017, 32 of the best Charro teams from Mexico and the U.S. will gather in Puerto Vallarta to compete in the 6th International Charro Championship 'Grand Premio 2017' at Arena Vallarta.
By Yucatan Times On Sunday, January 8th, 2017

Puerto Vallarta to host 6th International Charro Championship

From February 1st through 5th 2017, 32 of the best Charro teams in Mexico and the United States will gather at Arena Vallarta, in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, México; to compete in the Sexto Gran Premio Internacional More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, January 5th, 2017

SoHo Galleries promotes Open Borders with exhibit opening Jan. 27

Open Borders Exhibition at SoHo Galleries… January 27, 2017, 7 PM. Given the times, it is especially important for us to remember that art knows no boundaries.  Art unifies and transcends borders. Soho Galleries More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, January 2nd, 2017

Acámbaro figurines: Could mankind have coexisted with dinosaurs?

Ivan, a freelance writer and editor-in-chief at ancient-code.com who also writes for EWAO, Share Knowledge, Svemir Online and Ancient Origins, recently came up with an interesting piece on the “Acambaro More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, December 30th, 2016

Mexico Sets Guinness Record for Largest Floral Carpet

Morelos, Mexico – Poinsettia growers in the state of Morelos set a new Guinness World Record on Saturday for the “Largest Floral Carpet in the World.” Consisting of over 130,000 of the flowering More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

“The Infinite” a must-read for those interested in the drug war and the border

New Orleans-based Nick Mainieri writes a coming-of-age story that treats border issues in a fresh, yet urgent, way. He draws two young lovers, Luz and Jonah, who are pulled into the violence of Mexico’s drug war More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, December 12th, 2016

10 facts you probably don’t know about the Virgin of Guadalupe

This is an excerpt from an article originally published in “Religious News Service”. Author Andrew Chesnut is a professor of religious studies and holds the Bishop Walter F. Sullivan Chair in Catholic More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Harp Trios to perform at La Hacienda Xcanatun

On 7 & 8 December, Harp Trios will perform at La Hacienda Xcanatun. The trio includes Ruth Bennett, Victoria Nuño and Nikolay Dimitrov. Call 930-21-40 to reserve your tickets. Just in time for the holiday More...

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By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

25 Fascinating Facts About Mexico You Should Know

1. Mexico means “In the navel of the Moon” and comes from Nahuatl “Metztli” (moon) and “xictli” (navel). 2. We have a population of 122.3 million inhabitants. 48% are men, 52% More...