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Mexico City"s alternative futures

Bruce Nord

Mexico City"s alternative futures

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico City (Mexico),
  • Mexico,
  • Mexico City.
    • Subjects:
    • Economic forecasting -- Mexico -- Mexico City.,
    • Social prediction -- Mexico -- Mexico City.,
    • Mexico City (Mexico) -- Economic conditions.,
    • Mexico City (Mexico) -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-198) and index.

      StatementBruce Nord.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC138.M4 N67 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 200 p. :
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL803738M
      ISBN 100761801723
      LC Control Number95040217

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      We will ask Rad School learners who need this kind of assistance to create a Mexico Citys alternative futures book negotiated and documented agreement with each person that they engage with. At Conejo Blancobar, restaurant and art bookstore on Amsterdam, the wide boulevard that circles the former hippodrome in Condesa, I agonise over beautiful editions of Herodotus and Lucian—in Spanish, natch—but leave instead with a gilded portfolio of photographs by Gabriel Orozco, an artist whose show at the Serpentine Gallery a couple of years ago affected me greatly, in the hope that the connection between these images and his checkerboard, graph-papered art will somehow inspire my own amateurish attempts to capture his occasional home city on my cameraphone. I knew one American woman who bought several paintings every weekend for a year and opened a gallery in the US with them. The learning circle is a higher-level accountability where you share your progress. Even if such purchases required long trips across the city, their undertaking could not be questioned: for all the distraction and the damage wrought, they are both fuel for and subject of his work, the backdrop to everything in which he engaged. Finally, utopia will have been found.

      Still, these are just modest changes — not nearly the kind of radical actions the city will need to initiate to improve life for its residents. It was lovely, but I actually wished we had stayed somewhere slightly grittier. Walking through Roma and Condesa at 9am I have the quiet, cool streets almost entirely to myself. This one might not be for everyone, but this night of comedy, athleticism and farce, performed by men in stretchy pants was one of the highlights of our Mexico City visit. The book-buying started on the second day, and rapidly spiralled out of control. It was made of large three-dimensional assemblages which involved different kinds of objects and materials.


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