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Excelencias Cuba Awards
The 2017 Excelencias Cuba Awards with Flying Colors
With a gala night at the Covarrubias Hall of Havana´s National Theater, the Excelencias Group held Thursday the seventh edition of the Excelencias Cuba Awards, a fair recognition to personalities, institutions and entities that year after year have contributed to the development of the island nation in a number of fields.

RED. An exhibit of Cuban posters curated by designer Pepe Menendez Havana, 2009

Red is the color that correspo

History and Perspective of Design in Latin America and the Caribbean. Two Visions of a Myth

Venturing into the brain-racki

Editorial 2 English

We’re giving our readers the second issue of our Art by Excelencias magazine. Based on the first issue’s magnificent acclaim among artists, critics and researchers in the realm of the fine arts, the Ex

Between Us and the Interpreter: Minimal Notes on an Exhibit by Rene Francisco

It’s understood that Rene Fran

A Watchful Eye. Kinetic art in Havana

For Matilde Perez (Chile, 1920

TO SEE THE SPIRIT

I ignore whether curating a book –organize it, be responsible for all its images and vignettes, for all texts both critical and informative– may hamper someone from writing a review about it.

Cariebbean Art, THE LAST DECADE OF THE 20TH CENTURY

When the past century came to a close , the Caribbean art was basking in the international limelight. The 1990s were fertile in the opening of regional exchanges and in terms of major world-class exhib

Contemporary Art in NICARAGUA

I remember that a few years ago information on Central America’s artistic scene was scarce and misleading. On nations like Nicaragua, it used to be far more disappointing. No wonder one of the exhibits

VANITIES AND RHIZOMES

El Observatorio de Línea (Ediciones Union, 2008) is an anti-academic book. I guess it’s the most bohemian book I’ve ever read and that enthralls me. I can’t help it. Elvia Rosa Castro gives herself all

VOICES LIKE ECHOES

The fact that America is a young people is borne out, first of all, by the very history of the United States. The arch of sense that would fundamentally span from the 2000 to the 2008 presidential elec