Tag archive for ‘Art and Culture’
By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 29th, 2017

International opera singer will perform in Merida in January

The internationally famous Elina Garanca has announced the program for her recital in January 2018…. MERIDA — Elina Garanca, considered one of the most outstanding mezzo-sopranos in the world, will offer More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, October 27th, 2017

Horror film series at Olimpo

In the spirit of the season, the Olimpo Cultural Center will offer a free series of classic horror movies Oct. 31 to Nov. 5… MERIDA – Horror films in Mexico have had a different development from what happened More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, October 26th, 2017

TYT VIDEO: “Día de Muertos” a celebration of life

For some people, death is the end, for others it is a new beginning, the passage to a new life. Mexicans celebrate the passing with “Día de Muertos”, as a celebration of life. Join us and witness the majestic More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

Museo del Mundo Maya will host major art exhibition

The art exposition “Character and Color” is from Cordelia Urueta, a Diego Rivera contemporary…. MERIDA — The Diego Rivera Mural Museum seeks to spread the art of Mexican muralist contemporaries More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

“La Catrina:” Mexican representation of Death

Accordig to El Universal,  the “Día de Muertos” in Mexico has become one of the most iconic festivities of this country and has even managed to cross borders and oceans – most prominently – in More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Merida’s General Cemetery: The gate to the other life

There are 25,700 vaults, ossuaries and mausoleums in the 150,000 square meters that house the general cemetery of Mérida…. MERIDA – The final residence of the people of Merida, its General Cemetery, has More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Musician Armando Manzanero to be honored at Chichén Itzá

The concert will be on February 3rd, and tickets are available starting October 24th…. MERIDA — The next February 3 will be when the artistic career of Armando Manzanero, in his native Yucatan, is celebrated, More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Photos of Frida Kahlo’s personal effects capture global attention

Frida Kahlo’s secrets are exposed in museums around the world, making this iconic character even more fashionable and iconoclastic than ever. A photographic collection of her personal effects is capturing More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

SoHo Galleries to be officially part of the FICMAYA 2017 Festival

For this year’s FICMAYA, Canadá is the guest country and Mexico City is the guest city. Celebrating the relationship and cultural exhange between Canada and Mexico. SoHo will be exhibiting 2 artists from More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Peón Contreras Theater will host “Battlefield,” a play in English

The event is part of the activities of Merida American Capital of Culture (CAC)…. MERIDA — If anyone wonders how far Peter Brook has come, a reference in the theatrical world, he would have to see “Battlefield”, More...