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Pedro de Oraá

Pedro de Oraá: imbued with future

Pedro de Oraá is not only National Prize of Plastic Arts 2015, maximum recognition that is granted in Cuba to an artist of the patio, but also it is a man of the culture that has penetrated successfull
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The Ecuador of poetry

When we talk about Ecuador I inevitably go back to that naive and curious girl I was and to the teachings of my unforgettable primary teachers. Those years left me committed to a personal geography, ma
Costa Rica

Costa Rica, a paradise you can not miss

Every 1st. December is the Day of the Abolition of the Army in Costa Rica. In 1948, José Figueres Ferrer, after a civil war that notch that armed institution, decided to abolish it, and the Bellavista
portada disco Escape

Music on the move

In the first work by Alberto Lescay Castellanos, the CD Escape, one feels the profound vocation of this artist for the journey, for defending what he has received in this coming and going around the wo
Andy Montañez

Andy Montañez now has the keys!

For Andrés Montañez Rodríguez, the gates of Cuba have always been open since his first travel to the island in the eighties. Popularly known as Andy Montañez, he has chosen to be a singer by vocation,
Morfología psicológica. Roberto Matta

Roberto Matta´s useful lesson

Roberto Matta had a fruitful identification with the Cuban social and cultural process in its first decades. He created, in the Escuela Nacional de Arte (National School of Art,) a workshop with a grou
Trinidad

Ah, Trinidad of my loves!

Nothing surprises us anymore about the telluric force that the artistic movement has in the Trinidad of Cuba: it was necessary to see the dozens of creators of several generations that gathered for the
Omara Portuondo

Omara Portuondo, Three times

What most clearly defines Omara Portuondo is her Cubanness, which does not imply isolation, but assimilation and opening from and towards universal channels.
Giselle

National Ballet of Cuba: Cultural Heritage of the Cuban Nation

The National Ballet of Cuba reach, to the pride of all, its seven decades of glorious struggle, event that marks a milestone not only in the scope of our stage dance but also in the history of our nati
Seminario Trinidad

To have the vision of the Condor

It will soon be a decade since the birth of Arte por Excelencias in the clamor of the 2008 Havana Biennial, and it was to the Colombian capital and its contemporary art fair where we arrived later with