Culture2022-04-15T06:01:37-04:00

Merengue, Ceviche, Huevitos: Spring Recipes from Three Latino Chefs

Culture|RECIPES 

Merengue, Ceviche, Huevitos: Spring Recipes from Three Latino Chefs

Flowers are blooming, school semesters are ending, and the spring heat is here with a vengeance. After what felt like a never-ending winter, spring has finally arrived! As seasons change and temperatures rise, our comfort foods go through phases as well. A warm bowl of sopita might cure a cold, [...]

Carla Morrison Pens a New Chapter

Culture|MÚSICA 

Carla Morrison Pens a New Chapter

Carla Morrison has chosen herself, enduring a difficult journey of introspection that has led the Mexican-American singer-songwriter to arrive at a place of self-love and radical acceptance. On April 29th, Morrison released 'El Renacimiento,' her first album in nearly six years. Threading personal realizations and prioritizing mental health, Morrison began [...]

Bomba Estéreo Portrays Connected Beauty in New Music Video, ‘Tierra’

Culture|CREADORXS 

Bomba Estéreo Portrays Connected Beauty in New Music Video, ‘Tierra’

As the sun hits the horizon, goosebumps run down your spine, and your eyes widen to the sight of an embrace between human and earth, a spiritual connection like no other.  Captured in a visual offering, Bomba Estéreo released the music video for "Tierra," a song delivering hope to humankind [...]

Zoë Saldaña Has High Hopes For the Future

Culture|ICONS 

Zoë Saldaña Has High Hopes For the Future

And she’s doing the work to make it happen. When Zoë Saldaña appears on Zoom, she doesn’t look like someone who just spent hours at a photo shoot. Wearing an oversized button-down with her slicked-back hair parted down the middle, she looks relaxed, radiant, and content, as though she’s been [...]

LA Spring Art Guide

Culture|GUIDES 

LA Spring Art Guide

Through solo exhibitions and group showings, this spring art season considers everyday life, home, and more. Courtesy of the artist and Charlie James Gallery. Photograph by ofstudio. Courtesy of the artist and Charlie James Gallery. Photograph by ofstudio. “Still Life Goes On” Charlie James Gallery Through [...]

This Anglo-Argentine Writer-Turned-Tour Guide Shares the Magic of Buenos Aires with the World

Culture|GUIDES 

This Anglo-Argentine Writer-Turned-Tour Guide Shares the Magic of Buenos Aires with the World

When we speak, Vanessa Bell is at her house in Buenos Aires as the first heatwaves of summer are starting to roll in. I learned of Bell several years ago when I came across her Twitter feed, where she frequently posted photos of midcentury and post-modern lobbies in buildings throughout [...]

A Reintroduction to Goyo: the Afro-Colombian Artist On Her Debut Solo Album “En Letra de Otro”

Culture|MÚSICA 

A Reintroduction to Goyo: the Afro-Colombian Artist On Her Debut Solo Album “En Letra de Otro”

Gloria Martínez, the Afro-Colombian singer and rapper known as Goyo, strode into the downtown Miami theater for the premiere of her HBO Latino documentary surrounded by a posse of women. To her side was her young daughter and mini-me, Saba. Behind her were two longtime friends, now her stylist and [...]