MATURIN, VENEZUELA: ON THE WAY OUT, FAREWELL…

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Simon Bolivar mural in the Maturin Airport
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Departing Maturin from the plane window
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Arriving in Caracas from the plane window
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Another view of Caracas from the plane. It looks like a toy model of a town, doesn’t it?
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In Caracas, looking up from my 4-star hotel to the colorful houses of a barrio above.
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A plate of tequenos and dipping sauce, from Mr. Grill Restaurant in the Eurobuilding Hotel, Caracas.
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Farewell to Caracas from the plane window.
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Arriving in Miami: view from the plane window after about a 2-month stint abroad…

FEB13. Venezuela, Miami.

MATURIN, VENEZUELA STREET ART & GRAFFITI: PIG POLITIKS

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A cool painting of a pig. Beside him, is a blacked-out stencil of Capriles Rodonski, Hugo Chavez’s opponent in last year’s presidential election.

27JAN13. Maturin, Venezuela.

MATURIN, VENEZUELA STREET ART & GRAFFITI: “INNOCENCE AND FASCISM”

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Check it out! Someone defiled this Chavez stencil by coloring in a Hitler-esque mustache! Dangerous…

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Full wall perspective.

20JAN13. Maturin, Venezuela.