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Dining a la Levant in GDL

The Middle East and its cuisine seem quite distant from Mexico, yet not only do a surprising number of Middle Eastern restaurants seem to pop up around Guadalajara but there are also some strong cultural connections.

Conrado Contreras, an artist of unchained talents

Architecture, art and theater are three prongs in the creative mind of Conrado Contreras, whose exhibit “Art for the Office, Living Room and WC” is hanging on the second floor at the Centro Cultural de Ajijic (CCA) through March 1.

Jesús Medina rings in ‘inclusive’ era as new state orchestra director

The new schedule of the Jalisco Philharmonic Orchestra (OFJ) – eagerly awaited since the momentous change of musical directors was announced during the Christmas holidays – has been unveiled about three weeks before the season’s first performance set for Thursday, February 21. It will be the debut of Jesús Medina, who has a reputation as a good musician and a good person, as the OFJ conductor .