La voz de Frida

Anyone who knows me, knows that I’m obsessed with Frida Kahlo. But the last two months haven given me such unexpected Frida Kahlo magic… that I’m still in disbelief. Last month I got to attend Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving, the largest U.S. exhibition of Frida’s work in the last ten years. And just…

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Puerto Rican Taxidermy Funeral pt 2

Will you be attending? Andria Bibiloni, 28, of New York, ceased to exist on Mar. 23, 2011 in Philadelphia, where she lived since 2000.  A visual artist and educator, she strove through her work to facilitate a dialogue about sociopolitical and interpersonal issues. Known for riding her Blasterbike, 2007, in the streets of Philadelphia, her departing…

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LAST RIDE: Andria Morales formerly Andria Bibiloni

UPDATE: visit AreYouMyOther.com to see Bibiloni’s mass card. Have you ever Googled Puerto Rican funeral? If you haven’t then I suggest you do.  And if you live in Philadelphia or in the surrounding area, you should attend Andria Morales and Beth Beverly’s collaborative performance Last Ride. LAST RIDE: collaborative performance-based artwork by Andria Morales &…

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Why did you have to pick this weekend to be a Chicano?

Mayra Ramirez makes my heart pitter patter…. (here is a repost of one of her latest posts on her blog Hella Breezys) It’s hard for me to fully express my disappointment and frustration with Arizona’s law makers… last week they passed HB 2281 witch bans “Ethnic Studies” in the states K-12 grade classrooms. I cannot…

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The Most Radical Thing A Woman Can Do Is Own Her Body

A recent tumblr find, led me to the remarkable work of Stacyann Chin.

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II VVVIENAL DE VIDEO ARTE VALPARAÍSO

I really need to get to Chile…  The incredibly talented curator and artist Menru Silva Avila, just informed me that my work is featured in II VVVienal de Video Arte Valparaíso 2010! II VVVIENAL DE VIDEO ARTE VALPARAÍSO 2010 29 DE SEPTIEMBRE AL 2 DE OCTUBRE INAUGURACIÓN Y SORTEO GRAN RIFA GRAN “AUTOGESTIÓN ARTESANAL” 29…

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sea eleanor

My beautiful and incredibly talented cousin Eleanor Dubinsky has just released a new album entitled sea inside. I bought my copy last night and listened to it over and over… eventually falling asleep to her voice. My favorite tracks on the album are Missouri Sky and Estoy Sola. sea inside is available on iTunes for…

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eleanor sings

mi prima… Indie-soul songstress Eleanor Dubinsky combines sultry, jazzy vocals with global pop to create hot original music with international appeal. Her music fuses French pop, canto nuevo and new American soul, using multiple languages and global rhythms to tell a story that is personal and universally accessible. Based in New York City she performs…

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a guest post by seenoga

a guest post by seeNoga. As you doggedly pursue, chase, and snap at the heels of your Self, you do so knowing there is no chance you will ever catch up. For each of us, throughout our individual lives, we will be ever distant from knowing our own selves. When a person pursues his or…

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