ART, MEXICO, PHOTOGRAPHY, TRAVEL

MEXICO CITY MISCELLANEOUS FIVE

I take a lot of photos on the streets of Mexico City and elsewhere, many of which just end up on my computer without ever really finding much of an audience.  So I thought I would start publishing some of them here in batches of 5.  Here is the first instalment. This first photo I […]

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ART, MEXICO, PHOTOGRAPHY

FROM THE EASEL OF NICOLÁS MORENO

Not only have I painted these landscapes, I have lived them as well.  Up to the point it has been possible, I have worked in difficult conditions:  wind, heat and cold.  I have set up my easel in an infinite number of places in our country and abroad.  From those places I took away not just […]

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ART, COLOMBIA, SOUTH AMERICA, TRAVEL

NIÑOS BOGOTANOS (BOGOTÁ BOYS)

In late May I spent an afternoon in central Bogota walking around the historic district of La Candelaria, eating the typical dish of bandeja paisa and drinking cerveza colombiana.  Late in the afternoon just before beginning the journey back to El Dorado International Airport I came across a mural with the smiling, laughing faces of little boys. […]

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ART, MEXICO, PHOTOGRAPHY

TAKING THE BULL BY THE HORNS: AGUASCALIENTES IN DF

Aguascalientes is the third smallest state in the Mexican Republic.  Only Morelos, which borders the Federal District, and nearby Tlaxcala are smaller.  I didn’t know that until I looked at a map of Mexico earlier today and assumed that it would be the second small state after Tlaxcala.  Some quick research told me otherwise. The […]

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