Inspired by the Guelaguetza, Encuentro ATX is a conglomeration of mini-events, both virtual and in-person. Encuentro ATX celebrates indigenous voices through their art, activism, or re-interpretation of ancestral teachings. Events include film screenings (w/ Q&A), dance and musical performances, art gallery, outdoor market, workshops and more.
Friday 6/25 Films
- 8:30pm – Kacia Florez (NYC) original songs based on her Colombian and Ecuadorian roots using Andean rhythms.
- 9:15 pm – Noche de Cine Film Screening curated by Mar Gonzalez and Nico Garcia. A collection of seven films and video performances by local filmmakers and artists that explore identity, culture, and place.
- Sharon Arteaga – When You Clean A Strangers Home
- Andres Garza – Los Dioses de Maiz
- Maria Luisa Santos – Ter
- Devin Alejandro Wilder – Limpia (Performance)
- C. Diaz – Échale Sávila, Quien Bien Ama Nunca Olvida
- Cristina Gonzalez – Suffocate
- Jose Villalobos – El Amor Y Su Entierro
- Caitlin Diaz – Quien Bien Ama Nunca Olvida
Saturday 6/26 Films
- 8pm – manuela agudelo (nyc) solo performance
- 8:30pm – kaleidospace (nyc) gracias a la vida collaborative performance
- 9pm – lukas avendano “utopia de la mariposa” documentary film screening and live q&a