Artisan Day in Oaxaca

Poster: Cartel: Angela Mendoza Learn the name of a beloved craft in a local Indigenous language, Spanish and English. Traducir en idioma indígena. When is Artisan Day? = ¿Cuándo es el Día del Artesano? As this is a timely celebration, we ask that you post something later today and if that does not work, tomorrow. = …

Saint Patrick’s Day

Poster Saint Patrick’s Day is March 17. Lá fhéile Pádraig sona dhuit! = Happy St Patrick’s Day to you! Greetings to our friends in Ireland and our Irish friends around the world. What began as a religious feast day honoring St Patrick (Patricius, or Padraig) has become an international festival. Hashtag: #StPatricksDay Questions Sláinte! What are …

Poi Dog Pondering

Photo Poi Dog Pondering is an American musical group, noted for its cross-pollination of diverse musical genres, including various forms of acoustic and electronic music. – Wikipedia Key Links http://www.platetectonicmusic.com Used Instrument Sale YouTube Liked Facebook Facebook Group Amazon.com U-Li La Lu If I should die in a car wreck, may I have Van Morrison …

Nancy Rubins

Photo Nancy Rubins (born 1952 in Naples, Texas) is an American sculptor and installation artist. Embedded Tweets In #NancyRubins' latest exhibition @Gagosian, children's toys become weighless giants: https://t.co/wbKddZvE88 pic.twitter.com/Sqbovs6Qss — Artsy (@artsy) August 4, 2014 Streaming now: a @UCLAarts lecture with artist #NancyRubins → http://t.co/knPRSd7MQi #HammerLive pic.twitter.com/5mkcVZxSL5 — Hammer Museum (@hammer_museum) February 26, 2015 Join …

International Women’s Day

Poster International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8 and commemorates the movement for women’s rights. Hashtag: #WomensDay 2019 IWD The theme for International Women’s Day 2019, “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change”, puts innovation by women and girls, for women and girls, at the heart of efforts to achieve gender equality. Achieving …

Nowruz

Buzzwords Nowruz (Persian: نوروز‎; literally “new day”) marks the first day of spring and is celebrated on the day of the astronomical vernal equinox, which usually occurs on 21 March. It is celebrated as the beginning of the new year by more than 300 million people around the world and has been celebrated for over …

Columbus Day

Columbus Day Hashtag: #ColumbusDay Headlines For first time, Columbus will not observe Columbus Day, its namesake holiday https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/434410-new-mexico-state-senate-votes-to-replace-columbus-day-with-indigenous Wikipedia Christopher Columbus World’s Columbian Exposition Planeta.com Milkshake Duck Indigenous Peoples Day International Day of the World’s Indigenous People

Bauhaus

Logo Bauhaus was a German art school operational from 1919 to 1933 that combined crafts and the fine arts, and was famous for the approach to design that it publicized and taught. The Bauhaus was founded by Walter Gropius in Weimar. Recommended Listening Lost and Found — Bauhaus Headlines https://www.e-flux.com/announcements/249567/festival-school-fundamental Five Events to Watch For …

Easter in Mexico

Photo: Boris’ altar for Viernes de Dolores (2005) Mexico celebrates Easter with great passion. In 2019 Holy Week is celebrated April 14-20. Easter Week (Semana de Pascua) is the week afterward. Carnival Easter season traditionally begins with Carnival, a holiday that can begin up to two weeks before the beginning of Lent (Cuaresma). Carnival is …