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 Anabel Serrallonga Hidalgo

Portugal and Cuba: more than 100 years of respect, friendship, and joy

The Embassy of Cuba in Portugal, during this year, has carried out a series of joint activities with Portuguese institutions and the Cuban cultural association, constituted by Cubans residing in Portug
On the left: Miranda Álvarez, correspondent for Arte por Excelencias UK, participating in the collective performance  consciousness.

Oscar Murillo "We should recognise that we ought to have a system of reconciliation and solidarity to heal as a society"

The Colombian-born interdisciplinary artist, Oscar Murillo, has been nominated for the 2019 Turner Prize. The British prize, one of the most established within contemporary art, this year will be dispu
Artistic Humidors Store Opened at Hotel Habana Libre

Artistic Humidors Store Opened at Hotel Habana Libre

During the Asia-Havana-Habanos event, the DECUBA Store has just opened at the Habana Libre Hotel. It shows the humidors and other works of the Arte en Maderas project in Pinar del Río, which ponders th
Carlos del Puerto

Carlos del Puerto: «The Cuban guitar school has always been at a very high level worldwide»

On August 1 and 2, the bassist of the famous group Irakere, Carlos del Puerto, will perform in Havana, after several years of absence, along with the Norwegian pianist, director and arranger Sverre Ind
Eduardo Lorier

Caribbean in Uruguay?

The Caribbean is a concept that can be abstract or concrete. Geographically, we already know where it is located, but, from the abstract point of view, we would say that the Caribbean is a feeling, a c
Juan Mellen

Juan Mellen: "Design goes beyond aesthetics"

Among the participants in the II Biennial of Design of Havana is the Spanish communicator Juan Mellen, executive director of the Meeting of Design Companies in his country, RED, who has been granted an
Nuno Sacramento

Biennial of Havana: a large and diverse exhibition

A week after the XIII Biennial of Havana closes its doors, Arte por Excelencias talks with the Portuguese Nuno Sacramento, one of the international gallerist and curators who have traveled ex professo
Julia Converti

Art to discover and-why not-buy

With regard to the twenty-eighth edition of arteBA (Annual Contemporary Art Fair in Buenos Aires), to be held from April 11 to 14, 2019, Arte por Excelencias exclusively talks with Julia Converti, its
María Juncal recibe el Premio Excelencias

María Juncal: unlimited delivery of dance growth

Excited for the Excelencias Award 2018 to the great Spanish artist, for her work in pursuit of the development of flamenco art in Cuba and its link with the project that has allowed the growth of its m
exhibition "Érase que se es"

Once upon it is. The shadows of yesterday...

From March 16 to April 30, the NH Design gallery, in Oporto, presents the exhibition "Érase que se es", by the Cuban artist Ernesto Rancaño (Havana, 1968). Taking advantage of his presence at the Art W