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crossroads:
border, forebears
genre (subgenre):
Music (bolero, jazz)
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Lila Downs, born in 1968 in Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca/Mexico, to a US American and an Mixteco Indian, straddles the boundaries between worlds, musical traditions and languages. Her repertoire is an artful blend of jazz, Afro-percussion and Indian rhythms, fusing her own compositions with Mexican folksongs....

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Grenze, Vorfahren
Genre (Subgenres):
Musik (Bolero, Jazz)

Lila Downs, 1968 in Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca/Mexiko, als Tochter eines US-Amerikaners und einer Mixteken-Indianerin geboren, ist eine Wandlerin zwischen den Welten, deren Musiktraditionen und Sprachen. Ihr Repertoire ist eine kunstvolle Mischung aus Jazz, Afro-Perkussion und indianischen Rhythmen, aus...

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crossroads:
everyday life, forebears, tradition
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (photography, text)
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Born in Mexico in 1975 Maruch Santiz Gomez combines language and photography in her works. In her hometown, the indigenous village Romerillo, she tirelessly gathers oral traditions, which she then records in writing and illustrates with photographs. Thus she preserves customs, rites and insights...

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Alltag, Tradition, Vorfahren
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Fotografie, Text)

Die 1975 geborene mexikanische Künstlerin Maruch Santiz Gomez kombiniert in ihren Arbeiten Sprache und Fotografie. In ihrer Heimat, dem indigenen Dorf Romerillo, sammelt sie mündlich überlieferte Traditionen, schreibt sie nieder und illustriert sie mit Fotografien. So bewahrt sie die...

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crossroads:
forebears, tradition, urbanity
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (engraving, painting)
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Born in 1944 in Miugu in Chimbuland on Papua New Guinea, the painter Matias Kauage is one of his country´s best known modern artists. In his works he blends traditional forms with the symbols of urban Western cultures. His pictures have been shown in various places like Sydney, Los Angeles, Prague,...

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Tradition, Urbanität, Vorfahren
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Kupferstich, Malerei)

Der 1944 in Miugu, im Chimbu-Land Papua-Neuguineas, geborene Maler Matias Kauage gehört zu den bekannten modernen Künstlern seines Landes. In seinen Werken verschmilzt er traditionelle Formen mit den Symbolen urbaner, westlicher Kulturen. Kauages Bilder wurden u.a. in Sydney, Los Angeles,...

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crossroads:
forebears, homeland, nature, tradition
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (painting, sculpture)
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Thomas Mukarobgwa was born in 1924 in Nyanga, Zimbabwe. Mukarobgwa is widely regarded as the most versatile first generation artist of the so-called Workshop School, which was founded by Frank McEwen. He worked as a painter and sculptor, but earned his living as a gallery attendant at the National...

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