Monday - Jul 22, 2019

Arts & Entertainment

  • New cultural center for site of Mexico City army barracks

    New cultural center for site of Mexico City army barracks

    ‘The biggest and most important artistic and cultural space in the world’ by the El Reportero’s news services A new cultural center touted as the biggest in the world will be established on a military site in Mexico City, President López Obrador announced on Tuesday. The president said that renowned artist Gabriel Orozco will direct

  • Uruguayans to enjoy originals by Pablo Picasso for the first time

    Uruguayans to enjoy originals by Pablo Picasso for the first time

    by the El Reportero’s news services Uruguayans since Friday have the possibility to appreciate first hand the creative genius of Spanish painter Pablo Picasso through 45 original works under exhibition in Montevideo up to June 30. The National Director of Culture, Sergio Mautone, expressed the importance of hosting a very powerful exhibition of original paintings

  • Filmmaker Del Toro will create International Animation Center Mexico

    Filmmaker Del Toro will create International Animation Center Mexico

    by the El Reportero’s news services Mexican filmmaker Guillermo del Toro announced the creation of the International Animation Center in the city of Guadalajara, in order to take advantage of the existing talent in the country. During a conference at the 34th edition of the Guadalajara International Film Festival (FICG), he said on Suday that

  • Indigenous woman wins Nayarit beauty pageant for the first time

    Indigenous woman wins Nayarit beauty pageant for the first time

    The Wixárika college student will be queen of the Nayarit state fair by the El Reportero’s news services An indigenous woman has won the contest to be the queen of the Nayarit State Fair for the first time. Yukaima González, 18, from a Wixárika community in the mountainous municipality of Guadalupe Ocotán, is a second-year

  • In Oaxaca, ‘Yalitza effect’ triggers move to revitalize Oaxacan culture

    In Oaxaca, ‘Yalitza effect’ triggers move to revitalize Oaxacan culture

    Indigenous art, culture and domestic workers’ rights get new attention in the state by the El Reportero’s news servicesW Oscar-nominated actress Yalitza Aparicio is an international agent of change, according to the governor of Oaxaca, where her fame is prompting authorities to act. The success of the 25-year-old Mixtec star of Alfonso Cuarón’s film Roma

  • EstrellaTV Opens Its Doors to Students

    EstrellaTV Opens Its Doors to Students

    Empowering the community through education by the El Reportero’s news services EstrellaTV kicked off this year’s effort on Feb. 11 by hosting 13 young students from The Orange County Community Housing Corporation (OCCHC). The students, who participate in the organization’s SteppingUp College Awareness Program, had an opportunity to get a behind the scenes glimpse of

  • Applause for Paul McCartney, jeers for Sebastian Piñera in Chile

    Applause for Paul McCartney, jeers for Sebastian Piñera in Chile

    by the El Reportero’s wire services An extraordinary concert of 39 songs and a resounding rejection of President Sebastian Piñera sealed the return of Paul McCartney to Chile in a National Stadium crowded by more than 50,000 spectators. A few days ago, Piñera had unexpectedly invited his entire cabinet to attend the concert, and last

  • Oscar®-Nominated ROMA Star Yalitza Aparicio to Appear as Keynote Speaker During International Labour Organization (ILO) Centenary Celebration

    Oscar®-Nominated ROMA Star Yalitza Aparicio to Appear as Keynote Speaker During International Labour Organization (ILO) Centenary Celebration

    Appearance to Commemorate International Women’s Day on March 8 by the El Reportero’s wire services GENEVA – March 6, 2019 – Today, it was announced that Yalitza Aparicio, the Oscar®-nominated star of three-time Academy Award®-winning film ROMA, will make a special appearance during the International Labour Organization (ILO) centenary celebration at its headquarters in Geneva.

  • Not your average art fair: affordable art, inclusive vibes at Mexico City’s Material

    Not your average art fair: affordable art, inclusive vibes at Mexico City’s Material

    Material Art Fair returns with its sixth edition and continues to grow on the world stage by the El Reportero’s news services Mexico City’s Material Art Fair has built itself over the past six years to become one of the world’s preeminent independent contemporary art fairs, this year featuring 73 galleries from 22 countries and