originally from nyc, has been living in mexico city for the past twenty years. writes for the london guardian weekly, new york times, salon and i.d magazine. is the autor of el super (rm, 2006) and sonora: the magic market (rm, 2008). wrote, produced and directed carambola, a feature film shot in mexico city (2005) starring diego luna, roberto cobo and super barrio. was the editor of poliester, a contemporary art magazine of the americas, from 1993-2000. has exhibited his photographs in mexico city in the bellas artes museum, la panaderia and salon des aztecas.