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Premios Excelencias

Excellency of the Art Award

The Excelencias Cuba 2018 Awards were awarded at a special gala held in the Sala Covarrubias of the National Theater in recognition of the work -necessary and imperishable- of important architects of national art and culture.
Old Havana

Old Havana Embraces Cuba´s Emerging Artists

A group of children look on as a tattooed stranger paints a pair of big green eyes on the wall outside a house at San Isidro, one of Old Havana’s less-empowered neighborhoods.
ArtBasel Miami

Miami prepares for Art Basel Miami Beach

As every December, Miami prepares for one of the most anticipated artistic events of the year: Art Basel Miami Beach. It is the most complete international fair of contemporary art in North America wit
Rubem Valentim

Rubem Valentim. Construções afro - atlânticas

Rubem Valentim began to produce work in the late 1940s. A self-taught painter, Valentim´s works unite various sources of Brazilian cultural heritage; referencing popular traditions from Northeastern ce
Pinta Colombia

Pinta Countries Section, Colombia

Within the framework of the presentations that constitute Pinta Miami 2018, Oscar Roldán, curator of Pinta Colombia, has made an approach to the curatorial concept commissioned for him by Pinta Countri

ARCOmadrid the appointment to meet artists of different generations

In total 203 galleries from 30 countries participate, of which 165 are part of the General Program, adding to them the curated sections: "Perú en ARCO", with a selection of 23 artists from 15 galleries
Forty equals twenty plus twenty

Forty equals twenty plus twenty

The 40th edition of the International Festival of New Latin American Cinema will take place between December 6 and 16
photographer Julio Larramendi

The heritage seen by Larramendi

The Palace of Lombillo hosts these days the exhibition Cuban Heritage Cities, by photographer Julio Larramendi, an artist´s tribute to the tenth anniversary of the Network of Offices of the Historian a
Septeto Santiaguero

Septeto Santiaguero and El Canario deserving Latin Grammy

Cuban music was once again news on the night of November 15, when the Latin Grammy Awards Gala announced that the A mi qué :tribute to the Cuban classics phonogram of the Septeto Santiaguero and El Can
Galería Max Estrella

ART MARBELLA announces its 2019 edition

ART MARBELLA will hold its fifth edition between July 30 and August 3, 2019 at Palacio de Ferias, Congresos y Exposiciones in Marbella.
The magazine Arte por Excelencias no. 42 had a special presentation

A walk with jazz through the galleries of Excelencias

The magazine Arte por Excelencias no. 42 had a special presentation -together with its sisters Excelencias Turísticas del Caribe and the Americas, Excelencias del Motor and Excelencias Gourmet- in a un
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
Chucho Valdes

Awarded Chucho Valdés with Grammy Latino to Excellence

With the gratitude to his father and the certainty that he has a lot of work and emotions to live, received the exceptional Cuban pianist Chucho Valdés, the Award for Musical Excellence presented by th
José Ángel Toirac

National Award of Plastic Arts 2018 awarded in Cuba

The National Council of Plastic Arts of Cuba has been conferred today, to the artist José Ángel Toirac for the work done throughout his life.
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,