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Excelencias Prizes
The 2017 Excelencias Prizes delivered at FITUR
The Excelencias Awards were created 13 years ago by Grupo Excelencias, with the aim of promoting excellence in different areas related to tourism, gastronomy and culture in Iberian-America.
LaTurbo Avedon, Still from Browsing (2015). Courtesy of the artist.

These Artists Foretell Our Cyborg Future

Digital avatars offer expanded views of what it means to be human—and so does new cyborg technology.

Peru: Groups from 13 Countries to Perform in Folklore Festival

Groups from 12 Latin America, African and European countries will participate this week in the 17th International Festival of Folklore Dance of University Groups- World Festival of Folklore, to be h

Don't Miss Out! PLAY Open Call For Submissions Ends Soon

DON'T MISS OUT! Video and digital submissions for PULSE PLAY are due Wednesday, August 31. 

La Colmenita in El Salvador Keeps Performing for Children

La Colmenita of El Mozote and Sonzacate communities, El Salvador, presented the show ''La cucarachita Martina'' in the island of Meanguera, in the Gulf of Fonseca.


The Titanic vessel departs Belfast, seen from the shore. Courtesy of the National Museums Northern Ireland.

Deck Chair Salvaged From the Titanic Arrives at Museum of the City of New York

Estée Lauder's granddaughter Aerin donated the item.

El Acompañante: Cuban Proposal to Compete for the Oscar and Goya Awards

El acompañante, by Cuban director Pavel Giroud, was selected to represent Cuban cinema in the Oscar and Goya awards, given by the film academies of the U.S. and Spain, respectively.

Wang Zhibo Solo Exhibition Opening 24 August

A graduate from the China Academy of Art Oil Painting Department in Hangzhou, Wang treats the medium of oil on canvas as a crucial player in her aim to confound our temporal and spatial notions.

Film by Almodovar among Spanish Aspirants to the Oscar

Julieta, the most recent film by Pedro Almodovar, is one of the three films selected to represent Spain in the next edition of the Oscars, the national cinema academy announced today.

Dionisio González  Dauphin V, 2011 Impresión cromógena montada en diasec 75 x 254 cm

Galería Yusto/Giner - Art Copenhagen

The Yusto/Giner art gallery will participate in this year’s Art Copenhagen which will be celebrated from the 26th to the 28th of August in the Danish capital.

Latin American Artists Exhibit Works on Asuncion's Streets

About 31 foreign artists and nine from Paraguay will be participating in a Latin American Street Art Festival today covering walls in the historic district of the capital with murals.