Ruby, originally from Brooklyn, is here visiting her son in Panama City. Works as a jewelry designer for her own company called Bejeweled.
What’s your favorite thing that you’re wearing today? This bracelet [on the right]. It’s Hopi. My shoes are from Mexico, from the village Diego Rivera is from. Rivera is a very important artist for me.
What’re you looking forward to doing in Panama? I’m going to Santa Fe in the Veraguas province. I grow flowers and they have many species there, especially orchids.
Bradley Luna Wilson, freelance drafting, art, and furniture-making. Originally from Austin, Texas. See some of his work here.
What’s your favorite thing you have with you today? My motorcycle. It’s a 200cc Honda XL.
What’s the best place in Panama to listen to music? I hear there’s a good jazz bar but I have yet to find it.
Valeska, originally from Miami, Florida. Occupation: bad bitch.
What’s your favorite thing you’re wearing today? This sheer shawl from American Apparel.
What’s the best place in Panama to drink wine and watch old movies? DiVino Enoteca.
[Edit: Valeska’s necklace is for Festival Abierto, a big event that’s going down in Parque Omar in April.]
Carlos Aguilera, Costa Rica. Trabajando en circo espectaculares. Su compañía se llama las 3B.
¿Cual es su cosa favorita que llevas contigo hoy? Mi uniciclo.
¿Donde te gusta escuchar musica en la ciudad? No conozco mucho de Panamá. Conozco poco.
Jessica Lee, Panamá, Panamá. Diseñadora gráphica.
¿Qué es tu cosa favorita que estas llevando hoy? Mi sombrero. Lo compré aqui en Panamá.
¿Qué es tu restaurante favorita en la ciudad? Fridays.