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Arte por Excelencias Magazine´s Launching at Busboys and Poets, Washington DC
On Saturday May 19th, Arte por Excelencias magazine´s 38th issue was launched by its executive editor Alexis Triana at "A Bridge is Made: A Conversation on Cuban Art and Culture" space, which is fostered by Busboys and Poets as part of the successful cultural actions carried out by Cuba on US soil within the framework of the Artes de Cuba Festival, hosted by Kennedy Center.

Jazz Plaza 2016: Cuba’s Jazz Fiesta

Reveling in a new edition of the Jazz Plaza International Festival is one of the invitations Paradiso has issued to attendees of the 36th International Tourism Fair in Cuba.

 
Mona Hatoum, Hot Spot III, 2009 (detail). Photo: Agostino Osio, Courtesy Fondazione Querini Stampalia Onlus, Venice © Mona Hatoum.

Mona Hatoum

4 May 2016 - 21 August 2016. Tate Modern | London, UK

Cuba's Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero Cruz

FITCuba 2016 Gets Under Way in Havana

The 36th edition of the International Tourism Fair officially opened Tuesday at the Havana Grand Theater with keynote remarks by Cuba’s Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero Cruz.

 

Cuba Hosts Chanel’s First Latin America Fashion Show

French haute couture company Chanel launched Tuesday its 2016-2017 Cruise Collection at the Paseo del Prado, a busy and emblematic street of Havana, the Cuban capital.
 
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Adolf Fleischmann, Composition 12 yy, vibration en jaune-..., 1951.  Daimler Art Collection, Stuttgart / Berlin. Photo: Andreas Freytag, Stuttgart

Adolf Fleischmann Retrospective

Daimler Contemporary | Berlin, Germany

Romerías de Mayo in Holguín

Cuban and foreign writers, artists and art promoters are gathering in the eastern city of Holguín in May to celebrate the Romería de Mayo –the young Cuban artists’ festival on the island.

Art Basel will present a new Messeplatz installation by Oscar Tuazon in Basel this June

For the duration of Art Basel, ‘Zome Alloy’, a new structure by Los Angeles-based artist Oscar Tuazon, will be installed on Messeplatz in Basel. An adaptation of Steve Baer's ‘Zome House’ (1972), th

HAVANA BIENNIAL, CUBA

Recognized as one of the most important events of Cuban culture, Havana Biennial has scheduled its 13thedition for November 2018, which maintains its every 3 years frequency implemented o

Minna Keene (1861-1943), Decorative Study No. 1, Pomegranates, c. 1906. © Royal Photographic Society / National Media Museum/ Science & Society Picture Library.

Painting with Light: Art and Photography from the Pre-Raphaelites to the Modern Age

11 May - 25 September 2016. Tate Britain | London, UK

FITCuba 2016 Open to the Cuban Public

On the closing day of Cuba’s International Tourism Fair, the tradeshow will swing the gates of the Morro-Cabaña Fairgrounds for the Cuban public to pay a visit
 

Cuba’s National Ballet to start new international tour

Cuba’s National Ballet will perform soon in foreign recognized stages as part of the tour that includes presentations in Canada, Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic.

Artex on your Smartphone

Artex, a Cuban company that creates, promotes and markets the very best of the Cuban art, has unveiled an app that shows off a directory with all of its stores and cultural centers across the countr

Chanel Makes History in Havana

Since Havana is going to host Chanel’s Cruise Collection fashion show on May 3, a lecture entitled “History of Chanel, Woman and Brand: An Academic Approach” was given on Wednesday at St. Geronimo C

Cuban Leo Brouwer to Perform at Festival of Orchestras in Colombia

Cuban instrumentalist and composer Leo Brouwer is one of the luxury artists who will perform at the International Guitar Festival to be held from July 25 to 30 in the Colombian city of Cali.