INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES IN PARADISE!

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES IN PARADISE!

  Residencia Gorila (Tulum – Mexico) is looking for a talented multimedia artists for an internship program for minimum 3 month in paradise! About us: We are a creative space based in Tulum Mexico that came to life two years ago. Our primary objective is to integrate and host multidisciplinary talents and artists from around […]

Sea Walls: Murals for Oceans, Mexico Expedition Isla Mujeres 2014

Sea Walls: Murals for Oceans, Mexico Expedition Isla Mujeres 2014

PangeaSeed in collaboration with 1xRUN, Residencia Gorila, World Art Destinations and Juxtapoz Latin America are pleased to present Sea Walls: Murals for Oceans – Mexico Expedition. The week-long event will take place July 20-28 on the island of Isla Mujeres, Mexico. The mission of Sea Walls: Murals for Oceans – Mexico Expedition is simple: our […]

Inteligent silence from Maris!

Inteligent silence from Maris!

Out of all our past guests at the residence, I think Maris was the guy who took the whole Gorila-thing the most seriously – since he has left our daily banana consumption has noticeably reduced. Well, also there is less ‘YES, YES, YES’ sounds around and no one represents the Gorila team in early sunrise […]

Neverending childhood with Pelucas

Neverending childhood with Pelucas

I was just about to start writing a story about this guy, when he called me dressed like gorilla and asked: “will you feed me with bananas?” Pelucas has this childish fluffy humour, that reminds others that they are taking life too serious. He speaks through his artworks, through jokes and even clothes he is […]

Red&Green Cenote (Cenote Xbalamque)

Red&Green Cenote (Cenote Xbalamque)

This video has no filters or color correction applied to it. It was shot with a GoPro Hero 3 Black Edition. 2 pm was the perfect time to jump into the waters of the cenote, which is located only 5 minutes from Residencia Gorila and 35°C. During that specific week in the summer the cenote […]

Lionfish Project (brief explanation)

Lionfish Project (brief explanation)

Today we launched this brief explanatory video about our ongoing Lionfish Project. We showed it at the first lionfish hunting and cooking competition in Tulum. This is the first of many such events in Tulum. Stay tuned and, even better, come take part in our Lionfish Project.

Aaron, come back to us!

Aaron, come back to us!

“I came to Residencia Gorila as a traveller who was looking for a cosy and intimate place to stay. And here I am two years later – taking care that everybody is happy and fed. Aaron arrived in late November last year. I remember, that we didn’t even talk for the first hour. That is […]

Lionfish Project is on!

Lionfish Project is on!

We are very happy to start this project in which we will try to involve as many good people of Tulum as possible. We will throw weekly lionfish tastings, eat as much of this fish as possible, create artwork around and about lionfish overpopulation problem and eventually try to make this underestimated fish a popular […]

Ampersan live @ Residencia Gorila

Ampersan live @ Residencia Gorila

Tonight we’ll have a barbecue with nice people from Mexican folk band Ampersan and later they will play us acoustic versions of some of their beautiful songs. You are very welcome to join us!