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We are available for freelance or consulting work. We are specialized in contemporary art, the history of Photography, Mexican Photography, Kodak, and Kodak Advertising. Some of the services we offer include: Research We can help you locate images and acquire rights for publication or exhibition. We have extensive experience working with museums, photo & film collections, libraries, and archives in Mexico and the USA. Writing We’ve collaborated with publications, curators, and researchers and have written academic essays and articles in Spanish and English. Workshops and Lectures: We’ve led workshops and…

MY DEAR AMERICANS: AN INTERVIEW WITH ILEANA DOBLE HERNÁNDEZ

Ileana Doble Hernández and I have crossed similar paths but haven’t met yet. We both lived in Monterrey, Mexico, and Rochester, New York without knowing each other. We both left the northern state of Mexico due to the increasing violence and while she moved north to the US, I went back to the capital of Mexico. Although the chances to meet should have increased during our period living in New York, at the time we were both getting ready to leave again.  In 2019, a year after moving to Los…