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Galeria Cubana to auction Cuban art by Edel Bordon for hurricane relief

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Galeria Cubana of Boston (and Provincetown in the summer) is sponsoring a Hurricane Sandy Relief Auction on Friday December 7 from 5 to 9 pm in Boston. To gather support for the auction, the gallery will have on exhibition, works on canvas and paper by Edel Bordon, Reinaldo Campillo, Sandra Dooley, Guillermo… Read More

Rare Carlos Sabrino Cuban painting found at auction

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Michael Lawrence | Galeria Frozen Beauty Carlos Sobrino (Cuban, 1909 - 1980) Like the modern artists of WW2 era Germany, master Cuban artist Carlos Sobrino was almost erased into obscurity by the new Castro regime. Early on, Sobrino chose exile rather than live under the escalating oppressions of Fidel… Read More

Cuban art, music and culture course at Museum Fine Arts Boston

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CUBA Time, Art, and Movement is the name of this new and unique short course at the Museum of Fine Art in Boston. Explore Cuba’s music, literature, art, and religions revealing a rich dialogue with Europe, Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and the US. This three week course is offered on the Tuesday… Read More

Cuban art in Boston and Provincetown Massachusetts

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By Jenna Russell | Boston Globe The Cuban artist Luis Rodriguez Noa has shown his work all over the world. But he had not been to the United States until this month, and last week, on the eve of his first solo show in this country, the 40-year-old painter was nervous. “It is so important for my career,… Read More

Si Cuba Festival - Cuban art events calendar

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Rob Sequin | Havana Journal Here is a partial list of schedule Cuban art and culture events for the Spring 2011 Si Cuba arts festival in New York City. The Si Cuba! Festival is organized by fourteen New York organizations is a true celebration of the diversity and richness of Cuban arts and culture.… Read More

Vintage Cuban art Wifredo Lam painting sells for $3million

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Caribbean Art World Magazine “Les Fiancés,” a painting by the Cuban master Wifredo Lam sold for 3 million dollars at Art Basel Miami Beach, minutes after the show opening. This is a new price record for Wifredo Lam, surpassing the 2.15 million dollar record reached less than a month ago.… Read More

Cuban art and culture conference June 10 - 13 in Provincetown Massachusetts

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Rob Sequin | Havana Journal I am proud to announce that we have put together a rare gathering of Cuba experts who will offer their insight and expertise during a unique four-day conference from June 10 through June 13 in Provincetown Massachusetts. The Cuban art and culture conference will educate and… Read More

The Cuban art scene - buying art in Cuba

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By Celeste Mackenzie | Canadian Press If you venture into Old Havana, you can’t miss the many art galleries among the elegant arches and columns of the restored colonial streets. And, if you’re lucky, you may just come upon some of Cuba’s top artists at work there, or at least minding… Read More

Cuban art auction in Havana

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Prensa Latina The eighth edition of the Havana Auction doesn’t come down to solely a commercial proposal. This year it provides pleasant surprises and is conceived as a wide-ranging event referred to as Art in Cuba. For the first time are offered 25 lots of decorative Arts composed of different… Read More

Cuban ceramic art exhibition in Massachusetts

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Rob Sequin | Havana Journal Sculpture by Cuban ceramic artist Osmany Betancourt At the Fuller Craft Museum on Oak Street in Brockton Massachusetts, you can see a Cuban ceramic art exhibition called “Beyond the Embargo: Cuban and American Ceramics” until October 18. Curated by Catherine Merrill,… Read More

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