The Tale of La Manguita, an exploration of memory through the stories of a place.

The Tale of La Manguita is an auto-ethnographical research that explores memory and its relation with place in the process of becoming, through the stories told from an abandoned house in the city of Neiva, Colombia. This research had a multi-local approach, that started in the City of Berlin, reached Bogotá and finished in the …

“Linaje Originarios”: pop-culture as a tool of indigenous activism.

“Linaje Originarios”: pop-culture as a tool of indigenous activism. This work analyses the relation between pop-culture phenomenon and indigenous activism through the usage of new technologies, taking the case of an Embera Chami hip-hop group called Lenguaje Originarios located in Antioquia, Colombia. Linaje Originarios Text Video: Linaje Originarios, El Condor Pasa

Between Beats and Code, ways of labor in contemporary contexts.

Between day and night, software and music, global connection and private apartment. We have entered an age of a new way of working. It matters less where one is located than which global connections one can access through the computer. Between Beats and Code explores the intersection between labor and passion of a software developer …

The Manikin Dilema, a museographic study.

The Manikin Dilema During my internship at the Museo Nacional de Antropología (National Museum of Anthropology) in Mexico City, I developed this work to explain my personal experience and critical point of view towards the different expositions presented in the ethnographic area of the museum. In this text I explore the problems of representation, power …