Tag archive for ‘Art’
By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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“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
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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
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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
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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 Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
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Visit the ‘Umbrella Roof’ connecting Merida’s cathedral and MACAY museum

It is an example of a global artistic initiative that promotes tourism and public spaces… MERIDA — In order to promote tourism in the Historic Center, the Merida Council, through the Directorate of Tourism More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 16th, 2017
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Sistine Chapel replica coming to Merida Nov. 6-19

The exhibition consists of 2.7 million photographs of the art in the Vatican City building…. MERIDA — The City of Merida is finalizing details to begin the assembly of the exhibition of the Sistine Chapel’s More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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Merida’s Galerías Mall hosts a collective art exhibition

The show contains 17 works, among which are pieces by artists invited to go to the World Art Games in 2018…. MERIDA — The exhibition “Artists without frontiers”, composed of paintings of More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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Famous German musician will perform in Merida this weekend

MERIDA — German cellist Leo Schmidt will perform with the Symphony Orchestra of Yucatan one of the masterpieces of musical romanticism, Robert Schumann’s Concerto for Cello Opus 129, in  concert at More...