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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.
Nouvelle Histoire collection, 2011, designed by Sasja Strengholt, Deux d’Amsterdam, for Vlisco. Photograph by Carmen Kemmink. From Vlisco: African Fashion on a Global Stage.

Creative Africa. 1 continent, 5 exhibitions, 1 season

From 30 April 2016. Philadelphia Museum of Art | Philadelphia, USA.

Cuba’s Classic Cars Have their Casting Call for “Fast & Furious 8”

Fords, Chevrolets and other classic cars gathered this week in Havana to participate in the casting of promising Fast and Furious 8 film, which will have as main scenario the iconic streets of Cub

Chucho Valdes to play at the White House on International Jazz Day

The icon of Cuban Latin jazz, Chucho Valdes, will perform at the White House with prestigious world-class artists as Sting, Aretha Franklin and Herbie Hancock, as part of the celebrations for the In

Gallery Antoni Pinyol. Victor Mateo

The inauguration, on Friday April 29 at 20h, will feature the participation of the renowned art critic Joan Gil and Victor Mateo himself.

Cuban National Ballet to Perform in Canada

The Cuba National Ballet, directed by prima ballerina assoluta Alicia Alonso, will offer several performances of the classic Don Quixote in Canada, scheduled for May.

Unlimited: Presenting 88 ambitious and large-scale works spanning six decades

This year Unlimited, Art Basel’s unique platform for artworks that transcend the traditional art fair stand, will present 88 projects from galleries participating in the show, a record number of pro

To Valerie Solanas and Marilyn Monroe in Recognition of their Desperation

Berlin artists Boudry / Lorenz present a video adaptation of the piece To Valerie Solanas and Marilyn Monroe in Recognition of their Desperation, which the composer Pauline Oliveros wrote i

In Havana: Emory Douglas, the painter of the Black panthers

Among the personalities that give prestige to the 2nd edition of the Poster Festival taking place this week in Havana, there is African American designer Emory Douglas (Michigan, 1943), a leading fi

Get Ready for a Live Donkey at Frieze New York This Year

"Frieze New York" runs from May 5 – May 8, 2016 at Randall's Island Park, New York.

“Misa cubana” by Jose Maria Vitier acclaimed in Ohio

The eagerly awaited concert of Misa Cubana a la Virgen de la Caridad del Cobre (Cuban Mass to Our Lady of Charity), by Jose Maria Vitier took place last April 24 at the Fritsche Theater, Ot


On April 28, 2016, Arte CONTINUA expands once again including the works of Galleria Continua’s Francophone artists. Whereupon, this new exhibition, Ensemble, will undergo the fourth and fin


Thyssen Museum devotes a huge retrospective to the work of Andrew and Jamie Wyeth, leading Representatives of American realism.

Roman Mosaic from Lod, Israel (detail), Roman, c. 300 CE, excavated at Lod (Lydda), Israel, stone tesserae, Photographs © Israel Antiquities Authority.

Predators and Prey: A Roman Mosaic from Lod, Israel

Due to popular demand we are extending the exhibition dates of Predators and Prey: A Roman Mosaic from Lod, Israel through Sunday, May 29.

Ulay. (Photo: Target Presse Agentur Gmbh/Getty Images)

After 30 Years, Pioneering Performance Artist Ulay Returns to NY With Mysterious Show

Ulay, who has not performed in New York in nearly three decades, is making his return. The pioneering German-born artist, famed for his 12-year artistic partnership and romantic relationship with Ma