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Indigenous market facing Plaza del Sol

Dozens of artisans from the southern states of Oaxaca and Chiapas join craftsmen and women from other Mexican states and a few Latin American countries at a “show and sell” market set up in a large tented arena facing Guadalajara’s Plaza del Sol.

Tapatio artist brings street art into the gallery

Calling Jesus Trinidad Villalpando the “Mexican Basquiat” could be seen as facile and lazy, but damned if an exhibition of his work sponsored by the state government and housed in the gracefully colonnaded 17th-century Ex-Convento del Carmen in downtown Guadalajara doesn’t make pointing out the parallels between the two artists irresistible.

French author wins prestigious FIL prize

French writer Emmanuel Carrère has been named as this year’s recipient of the 2017 FIL Literary Award in Romance Languages, to be presented at the Guadalajara International Book Far, November 25 to December 3.

Entertainment Guide - September 9, 2017

Jalisco Philharmonic Orchestra

A curtain-raiser to its fall season offers two concerts featuring works from some of the most iconic and popular movies of the past half-century, including “2001: Spacey Odyssey” (Strauss), the 2005 version of “King Kong” (James Newton Howard), “The Lord of the Rings” (Howard Shore), “Pirates of the Caribbean” (Zimmer), “Gladiator” (Zimmer), and the “The Magnificent Seven” (Elmer Bernstein).

Entertainment Guide - September 2, 2017

Folk dance

Regarded as the best folk dance troupe in Mexico, the Ballet Folklorico of the Universidad de Guadalajara returns for another season of summer shows on Sunday evenings.