• Accomodations for the estates horses 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
    • Alexandro Margain, engineer 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Also our guide to the architecture of Luis Barragan, Pritzker prize winner 1980.
    • Another atrium view 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
    • Another exterior view of the Museo 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      The Museo was not only built in Chapultepec Park but on a piece of land donated by the government.
    • Another view of the chapel 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Wall sculpture by Enrique Espinosa
    • Apse 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Obviously influenced by Vatican II the renovation by Robina has reduced the usual statuary and iconography to the great golden banner behind the altar containing a single image of St. James. In the squinches of the dome ...
    • Apse 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      The immense mural of the apse is by architect Pedro Medina.
    • Attendance at low mass 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      The numbers indicate that religion is still a vital part of Mexican life.
    • "Aztec" dancer 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Mexico's pre-colonial culture is often presented to tourists through dance with costumes inspired by temple carvings.
    • Baptismal font 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Eugene Potente standing at the Baptismal font where Juan Diego, to whom the Virgin Guadalupe revealed herself, was baptized.
    • The Basilica of the Virign of Guadalupe 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      The old Basilica of the Virgin of Guadalupe was completed in 1709. This Basilica became the center of devotion to the Virgin.
    • Books and portrait 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
    • Building of the National University of Mexico 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      The iconic building of the University which is covered with mosaics portraying the history of Mexico.
    • Building of the University of Mexico 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      This building has a massive mosaic on its façade.
    • Casa en el aire Augustin Hernandez, Arq. 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      An architectural tour de force. The casa el aire (house of the air) under construction in 1988 and completed in 1990.
    • Celebration of the Mass 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
    • Chapel for the Franciscans 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Enrique Espinosa, architect.
    • Chapel of Milagrosa with a service of initiation 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      A young woman enterring the convent as a novitiate. The mosaic shows Natives worshipping at the shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe.
    • Close up of Iker Larrauri's bronze snail and view of El Paraguas (the umbrella) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      The bronze snail in the foreground emits sounds of instruments of the pre-Hispanic culture.
    • close up of roof at crossing 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)