Classic Mexican Art Jesús Helguera Mexican painter who married the heroic Aztec image to Catholicism. For any one growing up in SoCal in the this style of art was everywhere. It completely reminds me of LA and the Chicano culture boom of the period.
La Malinche [detail of mural] by Rivera. She was Cortes' lover and translator and, as such, arguably facilitated the conquest of Mexico. Osvaldo, our contributor from Mexico, introduces us to expressions referencing her treason.