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Excelencias Group Presents the 2019 Excelencias Cuba Awards

When art reaches excellence

Only a few hours ago, in the Sala Avellaneda of the National Theater, the Excelencias Awards Cuba 2019 ceremony was concluded, which on this occasion were nuanced by the presentation of the Havana 500 Special Award, echo of the celebrations for the half century of the Cuban capital, a party in which the Excelencias Group, chaired by José Carlos de Santiago, through its publications or using other information media, provided special coverage.
41st edition of the International Festival of New Latin American Cinema

Eyes that will see very soon

The 41st edition of the International Festival of New Latin American Cinema will be held in Havana between December 5 and 15, dedicated to remember in its centenary the most important Cuban documentary
BOTERO ON LINCOLN ROAD

Botero on Lincoln Road: Official Unveiling

Visitors accessing the promenade through the Washington Avenue entrance are welcomed by one of Botero’s most illustrious sculptures “Male Torso.”
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
Design Miami 2019

Design Miami 2019: Special Programming Highlights

Satellites, Collaborations and Talks Program.
Johan Van Mullem  "APNEA"

GR gallery: Johan Van Mullem, "Apnea"

The show, organized by Russ Basin, explores the artist unique creative practice and inspirational process of estrange himself.
Christine Flynn, FIRE VALLEY, 2018, Archival print, mixed media, float framed in oak, 60 x 42 x 2in

Pulse Art Fair Debuts The Next Generation Initiative

The program will provide a platform for breakout artists to display their art during one of the most attended art events in the country, Miami Art Week.
Dora Maar Untitled (Hand-Shell) 1934 © Estate of Dora Maar / DACS 2019, All Rights Reserved

Tate Modern. Dora Maar

Featuring over 200 works, this is the first UK retrospective dedicated to Dora Maar (1907–97) whose provocative photographs and photomontages became celebrated icons of surrealism.
Whitney Museum of American Art

The Whitney Announces 2020 Exhibition Schedule

We remain focused on supporting emerging and midcareer artists, while finding fresh relevance in historical surveys from across the twentieth century.
A self-portrait that shakes

A self-portrait that shakes

The gift of the Prado Museum at 500 in Havana.
José Sacramento, Nana del Riego, Lianet Martínez and Nuno Sacramento during the inauguration

Artistic alchemy at the Nuno Sacramento Gallery

The Gallery of Contemporary Art Nuno Sacramento inaugurated, this Saturday, the Alchemy exhibition, of the Cuban visual artists Lianet Martínez and Nana Del Riego. The photography show promises to surp
Javier Muñiz Briongos

Short films provide a window to the world

The City of Soria International Short Film Festival is held every year by the end of November since 1998. The XXI edition will take place from November 17 to December 1, 2019 with Cuba as the guest of
Affective Affinities

Brazil - Colombia: show of the 33rd Bienal de São Paulo opens in Medellin

This November the Museo de Antioquia (Medellín, Colombia) is holding the last stage of the programme of travelling shows of the 33rd Bienal de São Paulo – Affective Affinities.
Peter Hubler

Peter Hubler: "I feel very proud to exhibit in Havana"

Statements to Arte por Excelencias the Swiss photographer Peter Hubler, after the opening of the temporary exhibition "Reparación de Locomotoras en la Parcela Partagás", in the Railway Museum, for the
Lili carrying Alberto Giacometti's Disagreeable object, Fondation Giacometti, Paris. Photography: Man Ray Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris © Giacometti and Man Ray Trust

Cruel Objects of Desire. Giacometti-Sade

A video by the contemporary artist Estefania Peñafiel Loaiza, who revisits Buñuel and Dali's surrealist film Un Chien andalou (1929), is presented alongside the exhibition.