El Abrazo de La Serpiente / Embrace of the Serpent

After first hearing about the Colombian film, El abrazo de la serpiente, or Embrace of the Serpent as it’s been titled in English, I was on the lookout for a screening nearby. I saw nearly everything in theaters over Christmas vacation, but the film hadn’t made it to NC (nor NYC or LA) in January. Even after … More El Abrazo de La Serpiente / Embrace of the Serpent

Rolex Arts Weekend Mexico City–Visual Arts and Film Program

This weekend I was lucky enough to snag tickets (and sneak into some of the private events for which I couldn’t buy tickets) to the Rolex Arts Initiative Weekend in Mexico City. The program invites “masters” in different arts to serve for a year as mentors for an artist on the brink of large-scale recognition … More Rolex Arts Weekend Mexico City–Visual Arts and Film Program