Bazaar of Art and Design San Miguel returns
By Jade Arroyo
The second edition of Bazaar of Art and Alternative Design of San Miguel will be held January 25 and 26, offering a different shopping experience that was created to empower Mexican designers and provide a platform for the work of young artists. The Bazaar brings talented designers and artists together with the public to raise awareness about the cultural and ethical value of handmade goods. The members of the project invite you to support independent designers and also experience an original and refreshing shopping weekend. At the bazaar the work of 40 artists and designers from San Miguel and other cities such as León , Guadalajara, Aguascalientes and Mexico City will be available, encompassing a wide spectrum of design from furniture, accessories, clothing and footwear to jewelry, photography, stained glass and more. Some of the designers will be showing their work for the first time in San Miguel. To find out more about the Bazaar you can visit the Facebook page Bazar de Arte y Diseño Alternativo de San Miguel.
Colectivo Mexicano. This artists’ collective features contemporary designs made entirely in Mexico by a group of emerging young designers. It offers a creative mix of fashion, jewelry, accessories, furniture and organic products.
Titatintero. This artist and illustrator draws on Japanese style, which is reflected in his jewelry and other items such as cups and illustrations.
Fer Del Real. This Mexican fashion designer will showcase the latest pieces from her collection of casual and creative clothing.
Jade Mexican Designs. Jade offers jewelry designs in silver and gemstones, clothing and accessories along with a selection of altered and updated traditional textile designs fashioned with new materials.
Ikaro, by Jorge Quero. Quero is a young industrial designer from San Miguel working in contemporary, customized lighting designs.
Rosa Salvaje. Hailing from Guadalajara, this is a brand of interior design and home accessories that combines contemporary style with fun, romantic vintage pieces.
Orgánico Botánico. This line of health and beauty products offers over 60 different items, from honey and herbal medicines to creams, lotions and soaps for skin care.
New Vintage. With the slogan “The old is new” this brand combines the modernity and ease of sports footwear with the art world: fun shoes and accessories with fun designs.