Sunday February 25, 2018

Features

In Havana, 3 Months of Art, Conversation, and a Touch of “Futurist Marketing”

As the 7th Salon of Cuban Contemporary Art heads into its final weeks, we recap some of the highlights and look ahead to the closing events.

For 3 Kings Day, Playful Art with a Serious Side

With El Día de los Reyes Magos, Three Kings Day, coming up this weekend, we celebrate with works by Luis Cruz Azaceta and Carlos Estévez—two artists known for approaching serious themes with a spirit of play. 

Relational Undercurrents: Cuba and the Archipelago at MOLAA

“Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA,” the region-wide initiative focusing on Latin American art and culture, continues to run in museums around Southern California. Daniell Cornell, former director of art at the Palm Springs Art Museum, spotlights Cuban artists in one of the most thought-provoking exhibitions in “PST: LA/LA.”

What a Year! The Top 5 Cuban Art News Stories of 2017

From the opening of Adiós Utopia in Houston to “Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA,” from the 7th Contemporary Cuban Art Salon in Havana to Art Basel and Art Basel Miami Beach, 2017 was a jam-packed 12 months—including the worst hurricane season in recent memory. Here are our Top 5 stories for the year, followed by quick links to the 5 runners-up.

Paris in Havana: La Gran Espiral Celebrates the 1967 Salón de Mayo

In 1967, more than a hundred international artists sent work—or arrived themselves—for an unprecedented event in Havana. At the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, La Gran Espiral marks the 50th anniversary of the Salón de Mayo.
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