MEXICO

MEXICO

THE VAST MAJORITY OF PUBLIC SPACES IN MEXICO CITY ARE STREETS. THE STREET IS A LIVELY PUBLIC SPACE WHERE MULTIPLE TRANSGRESSIVE PRACTICES ARE DEPLOYED, CELEBRATED AND DESPISED.

The vast majority of public spaces in Mexico city are streets. The street is a lively public space where multiple transgressive practices are deployed, celebrated and despised.

CASE STUDIES

Male sex workers on the street

mexico

April 11, 2018
In Zona Rosa, sex workers are invisible to those who do not know body language codes. These young prostitutes make themselves visible by moving their bodies in a certain way…

Peseros and the sustainable mobile city

mexico

April 11, 2018
This case aims to analyze both youth transgression in urban public space, and the regulatory discourses and practices directed at such transgression, through an ethnographic study of recent projects and…

Marijuana users on the streets of Mexico

mexico

April 11, 2018
This case study explores the consumption of marijuana by young people in public spaces in Mexico City, how they define their transgressive practice, and how they relate to family members,…

Los chavos, las chavas and El Chopo

mexico

October 3, 2017
El Chopo is a punk-rock street market located just north of the historical center. This countercultural space began operating in the 1980s. Since then, every Saturday vendors take to the…

NEWS

80th Anniversary of the Federal Drug Regulation

mexico Mar 24 2020
This conversation, which took place on February 17, aimed to recall a historic moment in Mexican legal and regulatory frameworks, when in 1940, during his last year in office, Lázaro…

Aniversario 80 del Reglamento Federal de Toxicomanías

mexico 24 Mar 2020
Este conversatorio, llevado a cabo el pasado 17 de febrero, tuvo como objetivo recordar un momento histórico en los marcos jurídicos y regulatorios mexicanos, cuando en 1940, durante su último…

Workshop with young people in Mexico City

mexico Mar 24 2020
On March 5, the TRYSPACES Mexico team met with the objective of representing how Mexico City is experienced by the young people who live in the El Chopo and El…

Taller con los jóvenes en la Ciudad de México

mexico 24 Mar 2020
El pasado 5 de marzo, el equipo de TRYSPACES México se reunió con el objetivo de representar cómo se vive la Ciudad de México con los jóvenes que habitan en…

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