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At 180º we believe in the need to feed our awareness about what is happening in the world of fashion, textiles and the production process of the products we offer in the store. For more than five years we have committed to introducing a 180º change, going from “fast fashion” to “slow fashion”, collaborating with several Mexican brands and designers. In this series of posts on the 180º Blog we are going to talk about the production process, work with textiles and the elements that promote creativity in Mexico according to the entrepreneurs and designers of the new generation of...

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Andrea Villiers, coordinator of the Educational Program of the Javier Marín Foundation, talks with 180º Blog about the effort they carry out to professionalize the art medium in Mexico City, through programs that seek to link emerging artists with the world of work artistic, always changing and growing. The work of the Foundation has also revealed a series of challenges and difficulties to overcome for the Mexican art world, that and more, in the interview below. 180º: How did the Javier Marín Foundation begin? Andrea Villiers: The Foundation started because of Javier's interest in supporting artists in training. He decided...

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Cities are not only buildings, they are alive thanks to the people who live in them. This simple premise becomes complex when the historical or artistic value of its buildings is high, and dangerous when its urban infrastructure does not exist in new developments. Neighborhoods threatened with dying into oblivion are suddenly threatened with dying of success. In Mexico City there are traditional neighborhoods that testify to their evolution over the centuries, with outstanding architectural heritage value and a social dynamic that is transformed to adapt to the requirements of the constant development of the metropolis. One of its most...

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