Friday, July 19th, 2013

A world divided by walls

(This article was suggested by Taquista Ito Romo) By Brett Roegiers, CNN Kai Wiedenhöfer photographed the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989. He says he was deeply moved by the historic event, calling it the most positive political experience of his life. From 2003 to 2006, Wiedenhöfer documented the construction of the controversial barrier between Israel

Friday, March 8th, 2013

Latinas Build Confidence Through Photography in LA

By Nadine Natour, NBCLatino This is the second installment of Latinas empowering other Latinas to succeed in honor of Women’s History Month.  For ten high school girls enrolled in the photography program Las Fotos Project, the summer of...

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

Photo Collection: Immigrants as Superheros

By Angelina, Our Tiempo “Superheroes: Latino Immigrants Who Make New York,” is now on display at Columbia University. Photographer Dulce Pinzón has captured images of New York immigrants who daily overcome long and hard working conditions just...

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

Jotería Art Project Examines Latino Sexuality With Humor

Imagine La Malinche as a feminist — or El Valiente as a woman who’s coming out — or better yet, imagine La Rosa as a girl with pink hair. These images, and several others, form part of...

Monday, April 4th, 2011

Exhibit: Mexican-American Identity In Los Angeles

What looks to be an amazing interactive exhibit will begin on April 16 at LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes in Los Angeles, California. The exhibit is called “LA Starts Here!” and takes a look at Mexican...