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A festival that preserves heritage

A festival that preserves heritage

When it comes to parties, Colombia stands out for its celebrations. One of the best known is the Carnival of Barranquilla, declared by the Senate of the Republic in 2002 “Cultural Heritage of the Natio
Dance invades the Downtown Historic District of Havana

Dance invades the Downtown Historic District of Havana

Like every year, since 1996, in the Historic Downtown District of Havana, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO since 1982, the “Danza Teatro Retazos” company, the Office of the City´s Historian (OH
Carnival is denunciation and humor

Carnival is denunciation and humor

When, in Cádiz, you ask after someone who is an expert on the famous local carnivals, the name of Javier Osuna pops up immediately. And Javier welcomed us at his home in Cádiz, on March 3, 2019, a few
It rains on the dry

It rains on the dry

On the suspicion that "more attention and visibility should have been given to the artistic proposal of Moisés Finalé at the XIII Havana Biennial", and after a few weeks after the culmination of the me
Viengsay Valdés

The second debut of Viengsay Valdés

New times for the “Ballet Nacional de Cuba” (National Ballet of Cuba: BNC) begin with the appointment of Viengtsay Valdés as Artistic Assistant Director of the company. She, one of its most brilliant f
Image Museum Barnabas Muñiz Guibernau

Image Museum Barnabas Muñiz Guibernau: the heritage of a triumphant country

Because saving heritage today means escaping from extinction. Much more when it comes to projects as comprehensive as the Image Museum Bernabé Muñiz Guibernau, which is a collection that addresses the
Art Unity: five years delivering art in Granada

Art Unity: five years delivering art in Granada

The Granada art space celebrates its fifth anniversary this July, and does so with a personal exhibition of the cubist painter and sculptor Willy L'Eplattenier, which revolves around the figures of And
Rocío García

On the intransigent beauty

Rocío García is an essential figure in contemporary art. We consider her to be close to the drives of artists like Antonia Eiriz and Francis Bacon, who owes to the aesthetics of pop art and the new fig
Open-air gallery

Open-air gallery

Artist Felix Madrigal, a winner of important cultural awards, today is one of the plastics artists with the vastest work among his countrymen. A recognized sculptor, he also ventures with obvious succe
Evelio Traba

Evelio Traba´s perpetual heads

With El ritual de las cabezas perpetuas (The ritual of the perpetual heads,) Evelio Traba won the Ibero-American Verbum Novel Award 2016. Published by Verbum, Madrid, Spain, 2016, and Ediciones La Luz,