Art

5. UNDERWORLDS

11 Dec, 2019 | BX Team

Photo:  Mattia Polisena / 7200.LineaRecta − BX CollaboratorCover Issue #51SPIRITUALITYJune 21 marks the Aymara New Year here in Bolivia. Coinciding with the Winter Solstice in the Southern Hemisp...

7. INITIATIVES

11 Dec, 2019 | BX Team

Photo: Nick Somers − Past Intern Cover Issue #73PERFORMANCESIn 2014, the city of La Paz was named one of the Seven New Urban Wonders of the World by the New7Wonders Foundation. This global distin...

7. VISIONS

11 Dec, 2019 | BX Team

Photo: Gonzalo Laserna −BX CollaboratorCover Issue #85CONTRADICTIONSBolivia is a paradox. It’s one of the richestlands in South America (with vast depositsof lithium, silver, tin, natural gas and more...

Antes de que nos olviden

11 Dec, 2019 | Anneli Aliaga and Marie-Eve Monette

Photos: Marie-Eve Monette and Archivo Página Siete Fighting against a broken system On the 25th of November every year since 1981, Bolivia participates in the International Day for the Elimi...

Mitologías Imaginarias

11 Dec, 2019 | Renata Lazcano Silva

José imagines an animal that is a mixture of fox and eagle (11 years, Challapampa) Photos:  Courtesy of Mateo Caballero and Natalia PeñaA ‘micro revolution’ of art, education and play&n...

8. CONNECTIONS

11 Dec, 2019 | BX Team

Photo: Juan Pablo Crespo Rocha − BX CollaboratorAmong the heights of the mountain range and charming landscapes surrounded by lagoons and rocky areas, a thriving activity that puts the focus in C...

9. PROFILES

11 Dec, 2019 | BX Team

Photo: William Wroblewski. Model: Profe Donato Monroy. Cover Issue #74 KNOWLEDGE (S)This is the story of a girl—let’s call her Lizeth and let’s imagine she’s 10. Lizeth grows up in a sm...

Gunnar Quisper, Tatuista

11 Dec, 2019 | Rhiannon Matthias

Photos: Rhiannon MatthiasThe tattoo artist brings the age-old art form to modern La Paz Gunnar Quisper, a potosino keen on changing ideas around tattoos, says that ‘tattooing is above all an anci...

Arte de fuego

11 Dec, 2019 | Anneli Aliaga

Mario Sarabia’s Ceramics‘El espíritu de los Andes…Bolivia’ (‘The Spirit of the Andes…Bolivia’), an abstract stone sculpture of an Andean figure, located in the Valle de la Luna, was recently vandalise...

10. PAST INTERNS

11 Dec, 2019 | BX Team

Photo: William Wroblewski. Production: Valeria Wilde . Model: Anna Grace. Cover Issue #62JOURNEYSFor most travellers who visit, Bolivia is not a place to sit still. The country offers a variety o...

Recommendations BX-95

24 Jun, 2019 | BX TEAM

CASA MUSEO SOLÓN Description: Walter Solón Romero (1923-1999) donated his house/workshop to the Solón Foundation in 1994. He is one of the most outstanding exponents of Bolivian plastic art of th...

If These Walls Could Talk

20 Jan, 2019 | Josephine Zavaglia

Photos: Josephine ZavagliaMuralism as an art form to transform the public spaces of La PazGraffiti and street art have the ability to turn a city into a tourist destination. Such is the case of B...

Jukumari / Tipoy

20 Jan, 2019 | BX Crew

Charlene Eckels

20 Jan, 2019 | BX Crew

Image: Courtesy of Charlene EckelsArtist Bio:Bolivian-American Charlene Eckels was born and raised in North Carolina. She has a bachelor’s degree in studio art from the University of North Caroli...

The Art of Making a Difference

20 Jan, 2019 | Autumn Spredemann

Photos: Autumn SpredemannGallery owners Fredy and Jonathan Hofmann set the stage for Bolivian artistsThe doors of Arte y Cultura Galería are open seven days a week, catching the eye of all who wa...