ARTICLES FROM THIS ISSUE
Gabriel Barcelo: Simple Mind
16 Nov, 2010 | Andrew Cummings and Sharoll Fernandez
‘The artist’ emanates an exclusive aura. We kneel and revere, expecting him to exude a kind of spirituality, and ‘the artist’ responds by first cultivating the enigma and then finall...
Painting The Town Mas: Street art and political propaganda on paceño streets
16 Nov, 2010 | Jack Brooker and Sarah Ludd
As has been discussed in previous Bolivian Express issues, the city of La Paz is not short on artistic creativity and expression. This can be witnessed first hand all over the city: every...
16 Nov, 2010 | Erick Trillo
Something that may slap you in the face when you arrive in La Paz is the seemingly impossible combination of western modernity and its various local antidotes. In a society where half the...
Talking Heat at the Top
16 Nov, 2010 | Lorange Dao
As the Copenhagen Climate Summit drew to an end in November 2009, among a growing sense of disillusionment, many countries, such as Bolivia and Venezuela, refused to sign the final agreement....
Stroke Of Genius: Hector Andres Viscarra Bustillo Navigates Choppy Waters
16 Nov, 2010 | Jack Brooker
As a date with Bolivia’s number one swimmer, Hector Andres Viscarra Bustillo, loomed, I naturally tried everything I could to find out as much as possible about him. Unfortunately ‘Goo...