Author Archives: Kinsee Morlan

About Kinsee Morlan

Arts and web editor at San Diego CityBeat. Interested in art and the Tijuana/San Diego border.

Baja California Culinary Fest 2012

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Tijuana Maquiladora Tour

  Come to learn about Tijuana communities and workers’ conditions and struggles! Schedule (There may be slight variations from tour to tour.) 9:00 am sharp- San Ysidro/Tijuana border. Direction to meet here will be provided later. We will walk together … Continue reading

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Turista Libre | An Afternoon with Armando Munoz

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Tijuana Innovadora 2012

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Tijuana Interzona Festival

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A little known fact about Tijuana’s “La Mona” statue

Armando Muñoz Garcia needed money. “La Mona,” his famed 58-foot, habitable concrete sculpture of a nude woman towering over run-down homes and streams of garbage in a Tijuana gully, requires steady maintenance and upkeep. Plus, the self-taught artist needed to … Continue reading

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La Mano de la Paz: Proposed public-art project in Tijuana

t Standing at the western end of the United States / Mexico border fence is like being plopped into the middle of an awkward conversation between Frida Kahlo and Dick Cheney. Nowhere are the differences between the two cultures more apparent. … Continue reading

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