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

Girl Ultra Pays Tribute to Mexico City in Her Latest EP

Culture|MÚSICA 

Girl Ultra Pays Tribute to Mexico City in Her Latest EP

Known for her sultry, slow-burning R&B en español, Girl Ultra has risen to the forefront of the Latinx musical scene. Mariana de Miguel, the Mexico-City- based artist behind Girl Ultra infused her latest project, a multi-textured EP titled “El Sur” with the sounds that have come to emblematize her style. [...]

Zoë Saldaña Has High Hopes For the Future

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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

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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

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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”

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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 [...]