• Pentágono Estudio: The Contemporary Ritual of Mezcal

    Celebrating our 30th issue, Pentágono shares their latest work, the Mexcal series.  The set consisting of four shots and one jar reflect the contemporary aesthetics of the urban landscape of Mexico City and highlight the traditional mezcal ritual.  This spirit was believed by pre-Hispanic tribes to allow an spiritual connection with the gods.  Pentágono creates beautiful hand-made artisan […]

    Lily Duarte 0 Comments October 17, 2013
  • The Foundations of Javier Marín

    The influence of Javier Marín echoes throughout Mexico City.  His sculptures have captivated an international audience and inspire a dialogue about the way viewers engage in public spaces.  With three decades of experience in the art world, Marín sees an opportunity to spark a new social dialogue.  The artist has funded and founded La Fundación […]

    Lily Duarte 0 Comments August 9, 2013
  • Gabriel de la Mora: Lost in the Method

    Hair, eggshells, and Post-its transform once they enter Gabriel de la Mora’s laboratory.  Equipped with unique tools, the craftsman transmutes discarded materials into detailed works of art driven by process and investigation.  As he expresses, “My definition of art is parallel with the definition of energy, stated as: Art is not created or destroyed, it […]

    Lily Duarte 0 Comments July 6, 2013