What does TULUM SOUNDS like? An interview with Hugo Branco

What does TULUM SOUNDS like?  An interview with Hugo Branco

Hugo Branco, Artist Resident and creator of Sound-Escapes speaks with us about his stay in Tulum, his experience in Residencia Gorila and Sound-Escapes, a project that integrates diverse pieces like a track of all the Tulum’s sounds that got his attention. 1. Hugo Branco, can you talk about your work and passions? I’ve basically have […]

SPENCER KEETON CUNNINGHAM AT RESIDENCIA GORILA PART I

SPENCER KEETON CUNNINGHAM AT RESIDENCIA GORILA PART I

Spencer Keeton Cunningham pictured above holding a recent magazine he found in Tulum with a feature on a mural he painted with Aaron Glasson in Cancun the previous month at el Festival Internacional Arte Publico. Photo: Vishal Modha The following are a collection of paintings created by Spencer Keeton Cunningham since he has been at […]

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 […]

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.