San Miguel de Allende Street Art Part 2

Lots of street art to love in San Miguel de Allende. This is two of four collections of street art I will posting from San Miguel de Allende, Mexico that I photographed in the fall of 2016. It has been cultivated in the Guadeloupe neighborhood through the organization Muros En Blanco who had another street art festival this past February. Check out the first collection … Continue reading San Miguel de Allende Street Art Part 2

A message from the women of Guanajuato, Mexico 

I took these pictures in October, 2016 in Guanajuato, Mexico during the festival of Cervantino. It wasn’t related to the festival but I felt it was important to document the voices of these women. I asked a fellow traveler from Argentina to help me with the translation and she told me that there was two terrible rapes in which the women were also killed in … Continue reading A message from the women of Guanajuato, Mexico 

Street Art: Rats of San Miguel de Allende

I bring you rats. Great big giant rats. From San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. I found these rats hanging out down by the river. Fine specimens..of street art that is. Both pieces are kind of amazing and very large. The bottom picture is facing away from the paintings into a mostly dry river bed. They can be found on the backside of the Guadeloupe neighborhood … Continue reading Street Art: Rats of San Miguel de Allende

Dia de Los Muertos in San Miguel de Allende

I have experienced Dia de los Muertos living in the Mission District of San Francisco but never in its country of origin. Finally I got to see it in its native land! We do not have a official ritual or holiday to honor family members that have died in the United States like they do in Mexico. There is thing called Memorial Day that I think … Continue reading Dia de Los Muertos in San Miguel de Allende