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Excelencias Group supports the dissemination of culture during Coronavirus

Excelencias Group supports the dissemination of culture during Coronavirus

Excelencias Group has decided to join these initiatives and offers free access to its means of tourism, art and gastronomy in its free app EXCELENCIAS.

Camnitzer at the Barrio Museum

New York: A retrospective exhibition of Uruguayan conceptual artist Luis Camnitzer is being displayed (through May 29) at the Barrio Museum: -70 works made in the past 44 years.


Havana: The 115th anniversary of Amelia Pelaez’s birthday is observed at the National Museum of Fine Arts since the grand opening last friday of a flashback look at her work.


Havana: Cuban Tourist or Identity Problems is the title of exhibit to be opened by Moises Finale (Cardenas, 1957) at the Galeria Habana on Feb. 9 at 5:00 pm.

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Carlos Saura starts the schedule of the International Cultural Centre Oscar Niemeyer at Avilés / Damien Hirst: tenacious collector / Until 20 February at the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Santia

2011 Novelties by PHAIDON PRESS Publishing House

Barcelona: The Phaidon Press publishing house announced eight books among its new issues for 2011: The artist’s body; Minimalist Art; Art and Feminism; Art and Photography; C

WHAT’S DONE IS DONE: Graphic Design Sessions at UNEAC

Havana: A meeting of fourteen Cuban designers will hold sessions from Feb. 7 to 10 at the Ruben Martinez Villena Hall of the Cuban League of Writers and Artists (UNEAC).


Madrid: The Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo (CA2M) will open on Feb. 1 Tied Up to the Table’s Leg, by Cuban artist Wilfredo Prieto, an exhibit commissioned by Ferran Barenblit, the institution

Mendive in Mexico with LA LUZ Y LAS TINIEBLAS

Cuban master Manuel Mendive (Havana, 1944), showcases at “Jose Luis Cuevas” Contemporary Art Museum, in Mexico, more than thirty works (paintings and sculptures), gathered under the title La L

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Christie’s have reaped in 2011 the best results ever in its 245-year-old history. Ulla and Heiner Pietzsch donated their Surrealist art collection —raked as one of the most important ones of the w

Coming up next Tuesday, new book by Marceles Daconte

Next Tuesday, Feb. 1 at 7:00pm, the Museum of Modern Art will unveil the second edition of the book entitled The Resources of Imagination: Visual Art of the Colombian Caribbean, by writer

MONTEHERMOSO 2011: Artwork, Commisioning and Research

Vitoria-Gasteiz: Montehermoso Kulturunea Cultural Center calls artists, curators and researchers from all over the world, no matter the age; to shed light on projects before March 13, 2011.


Chiapas: The Grafica Maya workshop invites you to the first Conciencia Colectiva exhibition, a display of major engravings that were shown in several institutions in Italy during 2010.

PROFUNDA SED, by Adonis Ferro

The House of Mexico, located at Old Havana’s Historic Center, showcases, up to February 20, the Profunda sed (Deep Thirst) exhibition by Cuban artist Adonis Ferro.

Art by Excelencias: open path to the avant-garde

On Tuesday Jan. 25, the eighth issue of the Art by Excelencias magazine was launched in Havana, right on time to celebrate the publication’s second anniversary.