Arts Features

  • "Julon Pinkston: Nailed" Sometimes an artist is inspired to proceed in a certain direction, but to a viewer the direction may seem the opposite... More >>

  • Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol Like a redemptive Scrooge at the finale of Dickens's immortal "little ghost story," this reviewer is dancing a... More >>

  • Gentle cabrones: Behold my annual Mexican Christmas guide, where I recommend the best Mexi-themed libros for you to give to your loved ones this... More >>

  • "Jorge Marin: Wings of the City" This installation at Discovery Green has nine wonderful sculptures by an acclaimed Mexican sculptor; some are... More >>

  • Dear Mexican, I'm a third-year university student, a liberal studies and Spanish major. My family, extended and immediate, always like the... More >>

  • "The Bruce High Quality Foundation: Isles of the Dead" Arnold Bocklin's 1880 painting Isle of the Dead shows a white-shrouded figure being rowed... More >>

  • Dear Mexican, I teach writing at a local community college. My students are writing their final essays on a local problem; I have one student... More >>

  • "Buildering: Misbehaving the City" "Buildering" describes overt acts of artistic expression with elements of rebellion against the establishment.... More >>

  • Dear Mexican, I was reading the comments (BIG MISTAKE) on an article I recently read regarding St. Charles, Missouri, adopting Arizona-style... More >>

  • Carole A. Feuerman Solo Exhibition Hyperrealist art is intended to simulate reality so precisely that the art can easily be mistaken for the real... More >>

  • Hänsel und Gretel When Opera in the Heights announced it would perform Englebert Humperdinck's gargantuan fairy tale — gargantuan in... More >>

  • Dear Mexican, Why do Mexicans and gabachos resemble each other so much? Both are very conservative about sex, marriage and family. Both are very... More >>

  • "Larry Bell: Three Decades of Art" There is a mystifying element to Larry Bell's paintings — distance seems to add further enchantment. Up... More >>

  • Company Bracing and potent as a vodka stinger, Company (1970), Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's multiple Tony Award-winning "musical comedy"... More >>

  • Dear Mexican, I'm interested in a job that says it is a plus to have an understanding of Latin, Spanish and Mexican music. I found out some... More >>

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