Tuesday, May 05, 2015
Monday, May 04, 2015
Sunday, January 12, 2014
Several New York City Council members took their oaths of office on Sunday.
Friday, November 01, 2013
By Jackie Lam : WNYC
This weekend’s celebration of Day of the Dead at St. Mark’s Church in-the-Bowery has a special meaning this year for organizers as they honor one of their own.
Wednesday, February 01, 2012
For the past weeks Quevedo and other students have protested what they believe is an arbitrary ban to their education via walkouts.
Saturday, November 13, 2004
In Raleigh, North Carolina, an old rock and roll club refashioned itself as "Disco Rodeo" and became an epicenter for Mexican immigrants who love Norteno and Ranchero music. Hugely popular bands south of the boarder regularly make the journey up to the little club. The crowds may be smaller ...
Saturday, September 25, 2004
Los-Angeles based Mexican artist Rubin Ortiz-Torres is inspired by gardeners and their equipment. He customized a riding lawn mower to jump, gyrate and dance by remote control. Oritz-Torres commissioned his sister to write music for this ballet. Her revved-up sounds are made by leaf blowers and weed whackers. Produced ...
Saturday, March 13, 2004
Los-Angeles based Mexican artist Rubin Ortiz-Torres is inspired by gardeners and their equipment. He customized a riding lawn mower to jump and gyrate and dance by remote control. Oritz-Torres commissioned his sister to write the music for this ballet. Her revved-up sounds are made by leaf blowers and weed whackers. ...
Saturday, September 27, 2003
Ruben Ortiz Torres is a Mexican artist living in California. For a performance piece, he took lawn equipment, and customized it. He created a metal-flake magenta lawnmower that danced to music. Sara Harris talked to Ortiz Torres about his piece "The Garden of Earthly Delights."
Saturday, August 11, 2001
In southern California during World War II, the extravagantly-tailored suits of young Mexican-Americans, with broad shoulders, huge lapels, narrow peg pants and wingtip shoes, clashed with the all-American austerity of the war. KCRW's Eric Roy takes a look back at 1940s Los Angeles and the improbable flash point that became ...