Post Tagged with: "Oaxacans"

Designer Osvaldo Rodríguez brings Fashion Week to Queens with a collection promoting inclusion. Mauricio Mazariegos (red skirt,) Allan Carrera (red dress,) Denisse Ortega (blue dress,) Ashley De Queen (green dress,) Karina Blancovi (beige dress) and Shagela Di Marti (black dress). (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

Mexican Designer Turns Corona into a Catwalk

Culture, Mexican, Queens September 5, 2018 at 3:18 pm

Ahead of Fashion Week and seeking to challenge “stigmas,” a Mexican designer showcases his work worn by models in drag using the streets of Corona as a runway, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

The Guelaguetza festival, originating in Oaxaca, Mexico, will take place in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. on August 4, in its fifth year. (Photo by Pilar Roca via La Voz)

Festival Brings Oaxacan Traditions to Poughkeepsie

Culture, Latino, Mexican, Traditions July 3, 2013 at 12:35 pm

Dances that originate from the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca will take center stage at the 5th annual Guelaguetza festival in the Hudson Valley town. Local Oaxacans share with La Voz the importance of spreading their culture and traditions so that “we can all be Oaxacans for a day.”