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Cecilia Tood

Cecilia Todd. Singing always makes sense

«I started to know Cuba many years ago through music. In my house, you could listen to many songs of the old Cuban trova. As I got older, I entered not only its culture, but also its history; I identif
concert for Cuba

Q & A with Marguerite Horberg of Hot House

Caribbean News Digital’s Cuba reporter Claudia Gomez talked exclusively with Marguerite Horberg, CEO of Hot House Chicago, the cultural center that has planned and organized the concert for Cuba on Jul
Anežka Charvátová

Anežka Charvátová and translation as a pleasure

Anežka Charvátová lives in the old district of Prague, in the Czech Republic. There, in the city of a hundred towers, born right in the heart of Europe, she has translated the work of important Latin A
Alex Cuba

Alex Cuba: «The classics still inspire me»

In 2019 went out to the market the album Sublime by the Cuban singer Alex Cuba, born in Artemisa, son of veteran guitar teacher Valentin Puentes and brother of the recognized musician Adonis Puentes. O
Wil Campa

A Cuban music showman: Wil Campa

No one who sees him on the scene manages to decipher the real Wil Campa. On stage, there is the showman, the singer, the composer, the arranger and the whole of his orchestra La Gran Unión. Outside of
graphic artist Cherman

Cherman surprises in Spectrum

Recognized worldwide for his skills as a cartoonist, the Peruvian graphic artist Cherman, arrives at the Spectrum 2019 fair, within the framework of Art Basel Miami Beach, with the endorsement of 30 ye
Reynold Kerr (on the left) and José Carlos de Santiago, President of the Excelencias Group (on the right)

Africa and its art in Miami: Reynold Kerr Collection

We already knew about his presence at Art Week in Miami, thanks to a mutual friend, Geo Ripley, another fervent worshiper of African cultures and roots that unite us. For this reason, in our tour of th
Jorge Perugorría, Marta Nin and Jorge Benvenuto

FICGibara: We want it to remain an exceptional experience

A new edition of the Gibara International Film Festival arrives in Barcelona and Arte por Excelencias approaches the architects of this multicultural party. Jorge Perugorría, Jorge Benvenuto and Marta
frames of the film Dos Fridas

Frida in Helsinki

As part of the Official Selection of the New Cinema International Festival, New Talents, held in Helsinki, Finland, Dos Fridas was presented, a film by the Costa Rican Ishtar Yasin that recreates part
A self-portrait that shakes

A self-portrait that shakes

Exclusive statements by Jorge Fernández, Director of the National Museum of Fine Arts of Cuba (MNBA) to Arte por Excelencias.