Category: People

Oaxacan Weaver Receives Invite to Artist Leadership Program at Smithsonian Institute

Meet Porfirio Gutiérrez, a native of Oaxaca, Mexico who spends his time between Ventura, CA and Teotitlán del Valle, Oaxaca. He and his family are masters of traditional Zapotec weaving and are among the last few artisans who posses the…

Mexican and American Master Chefs Collaborate to Create Super Brunch for Hotel Matilda’s 5th Anniversary 

For gourmands searching for the ultimate brunch, their order has been placed at chic Hotel Matilda.    Enrique Olvera, recognized as Mexico’s leading chef, and David Kinch, chef-proprietor of celebrated Two-Michelin-Star Manresa restaurant and recipient of numerous awards, will combine…

Frutas y Verduras, Guide to the Fresh Taste of Mexico

Frutas y Verduras, Guide to the Fresh Taste of Mexico, an interactive field guide to the indigenous and local produce of Mexico is now on Kickstarter and runs through October 25. Frutas y Verduras is the labour of love by Margret Hefner,…

U.S.-Mexico Foundation Announces 1,000 Girls – 1,000 Futures Program in Mexico

In this first stage, 50 Mexican girls will participate in the program with the aim of supporting and inspiring their entry into the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Through the USMF’s sponsorship, Mexico will participate for the first…

Corazon de Vida Foundation Honored as 2014 Top-Rated Non-Profit by Great Nonprofits

ORANGE COUNTY, CA (November 30, 2014) – Corazon de Vida Foundation announced that it has been honored with a prestigious 2014 Top-Rated Award by GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews about nonprofit organizations. “We are excited to be named a…

The Mexico Report Launches Culinary Series – Spotlight on Food Truck Vaka Burger, Celebrity Chef Aaron J. Perez

Today The Mexico Report announced its new culinary series on YouTube highlighting Mexican cuisine and chefs. Award-winning writer-director-author Rick Najera hosts the program with our first interview and entertaining food demonstration with celebrity Chef and food stylist Aaron J. Perez, owner/creator of…