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March of the Behemoths: Monsters on Parade

By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS     A colorful pageant of hundreds of oversized winged dragons, gargantuan multihued insects and superhuman-sized Catrina walking-dead dolls took to the streets in Mexico City on Saturday, Oct. 22, as the now-iconic Monumental Alebrijes Parade got underway at the capital’s Zócalo central plaza shortly after 10 a.m. The parade, which was heralded in a concert of spooky-toned music

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Mexico’s Popular Art Museum Presents Modern Surrealism Exhibit

PULSE NEWS MEXICO Mexico’s Museum of Poplar Art (MAP), located at Revillagigedo 11 in Mexico City’s downtown Centro Histórico, opened an exhibition of works be artist Mario Martín del Campo on Wednesday, Aug. 31. A native of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Martín del Campo is known for his surreal interpretations of Mexican themes with a Renaissance rigor and a contemporary multimedia style.

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