November 20, 2012It’s a weekly television program, now in its 15th year. It’s a two-day live music gala leading up to a glittering awards ceremony, all on national TV. It’s a periodical. And it single-handedly revived the Cuban music video. Are you ready for Lucas?
Grants & Awards
July 12, 2012Douglas Pérez and Ibrahim Miranda share a show at The 8th Floor Gallery, Daquirí sin azúcar (Daquiri Without Sugar) pours the art in Havana, and Umberto Peña readies a new show in Ibiza. In Miami, a Cuban artist tackles the French ancien régime and Glexis Novoa and Marta María Pérez Bravo come to CIFO in September.
January 17, 2012In the second installment of this two-part survey of visual arts in Cuba in 2011, Mabel Machado looks at solo exhibitions, awards, publications, auctions, and international events held on the island. Our thanks to the author and to the online cultural journal La Jiribilla for permission to present this comprehensive review on Cuban Art News.
December 11, 2011The Howard and Patricia Farber Foundation, formerly Fundación Cuba Avant-Garde, has announced the grantees in its second round of funding. Projects winning support include a Manuel Mendive retrospective, the catalogue for an ambitious multi-museum show on Caribbean art, and a long-awaited book on Raúl Martínez.