Atzompa Pottery and Clay Tradition

Atzompa Pottery and Clay Tradition

Atzompa Pottery and its Clay Tradition have fame and recognition in Oaxaca, Mexico, and internationally. This little town, located in the city limits of Oaxaca de Juárez. When I visited Santa María Atzompa, Oaxaca, around a year ago, I met the Martínez Alarzón family. I arrived at their workshop Taller de Escultura y Cerámica Coautlicue, […]

Migrant caravan stories: Exodus

Migrant caravan stories. Exodus When I heard about the migrant caravan, I felt the impulse of going and capture the real human stories within the exodus. There were many versions of them on television and social media. All of them sounded biased and kind of superficial. So I started looking up what was going on and tried to […]

Las Guardianas del Mezcal

Las Guardianas del Mezcal

When you arrive in Oaxaca, one of the first things you’ll notice is the number of mezcalerías. You’ll usually see men around this drink, pouring it at bars, and in the publicity, not equally for the maestras mezcaleras. If you don’t know what mezcal is, well, maybe you have heard about Tequila, let’s say it’s […]

A Story of a Nomad that tells Stories

A story of a Nomad: The Women of Lajastambo.

A Story of a Nomad This time, as I promised in my previous video from Cochabamba, I have an update. I’m gonna talk about how this project changed since the beginning until the present. I’m going to tell you a story of a Nomad, a Nomad Cook. One of the most critical moments of this […]

Food of the World and its People

Nomad Cook in Mercado El Cardonal. Valparaíso, Chile

The Nomad Cook project strives to support marginalized and developing projects and communities. Through video, photography, and technology. I share my tools with them so that they can have a voice that otherwise would be more difficult to have. Cooking and traveling are a keystone to achieve this goal, it was also the way this idea […]