Buenos Aires

The Burnout and Escapism Issue

Talk Radio Therapy

How patients at a psychiatric hospital in Buenos Aires found healing by starting a radio program.
Federico Bianchini
street art

45 Argentinian Artists Are Painting (and Selling!) Unpaid Bills

'#Pimpmyfactura' is transforming outstanding payments into outstanding artwork.
Myriam Selhi
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Massive Nazi Artifact Stash Found in Secret Room in Argentina

Authorities believe all 75 pieces may have entered the country with top Third Reich leaders fleeing prosecution after WWII.
River Donaghey

Stunning Photos Bring the Past and Present Together into Single Frames

Buenos Aires photographer Nate Stein warps time itself in his new photography series, ‘Past y Present.’
Nathaniel Ainley
thump news

Buenos Aires Hosts First Electronic Music Events After Lifting Ban

Dash Berlin, Guy J, and Eelke Kleijn all played the Mandarine Park and Tent venue in the Capital Federal district.
Alexander Iadarola
The 2016 Fiction Issue

'A Paraguayan Getaway,' a Short Story by Christine Smallwood

A woman in Buenos Aires starts sleeping with an effete American. Together they get away to Paraguay, where the man's naïveté and weakness is laid bare.
Christine Smallwood
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Kraftwerk Will Perform in Buenos Aires Despite Ban on Electronic Shows

The group will play Luna Park Stadium on November 23.
Alexander Iadarola
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Kraftwerk’s Buenos Aires Show Canceled Due to Electronic Music Event Ban

Though not technically a “festival,” officials cited the band’s primary use of synthesizers.
Krystal Rodriguez

Why Is Buenos Aires Waging a War on Electronic Music?

Drug deaths at Time Warp sparked a city-wide ban on dance music events.
Frederick Bernas

Life-Size Robots Hit the Streets for Pure Amusement

A toy rocket gets ready for lift-off and a robot relaxes poolside.
TCP Staff

[Exclusive Interview] Stream CocoRosie's Newest Album, Heartbreak City

We talked to Sierra Casady—the “Rosie” to her sister Bianca’s “Coco”—about filming a music video in the streets of Buenos Aires and starting a record label.
Sami Emory

68,000 Clothespins Used to Recreate a Tornado in Argentina

Martin Huberman and Normal Studio install a life-sized natural disaster inside a museum.
Beckett Mufson