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Science & Tech
Mexican artist exhibition boosts visitors to New York’s Met Museum
New York (Notimex) – The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York announced that it received a record number of visitors in the fiscal year 2018, highlighting the exhibition of Mexican artist Cristobal de Villalpando as one of the main contributors to growth.
Cristobal de Villalpando was a baroque painter from Mexico’s Viceroyalty of Spain period.
The Met received more than 7.5 million visitors...
A taste of Mexico in Russia
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexico's Tourism Promotion Council carried out a Day of the Dead parade in Moscow this week, aiming to treat football fans from around the world to one of Mexico's top annual traditions.
"The streets of Moscow will be filled with this ancient festivity, which has been celebrated in Mexico since Pre-Hispanic times," the Council said.
During the event, the Council invited people...
Frida breaks record in London
London (Notimex) - A Frida Kahlo exhibition has broken attendance records at London's Victoria & Albert museum, with tickets sold out for the first three weeks.
The exhibit, called "Frida Kahlo: Making Herself Up," presents some of the artist's iconic dresses, corsets and a prosthetic leg, which are on show for the first time outside of Mexico.
"I'm so proud to showcase Mexico. We are a country...
Mexican and French film makers seek co-productions
Paris (Notimex) - Mexican film makers travelled to France for a bilateral meeting to seek more co-production projects.
"The idea is to seek a French co-producer to partner with and make Mexican-French films," said José Miguel Alvarez, director of Cinematography Production Support at the Mexican Cinematography Institute.
"At the institute, we believe co-productions are a way of developing national...