Category Archives: Cultural

Pictures of Plaza de Mayo’s Grandmothers on Display in Cuba

Havana, May 18 ( Prensa Latina) Cuban photojournalist Kaloian Santos exhibits in this capital his photographic display Las Locas de Plaza de Mayo, in homage to Argentine grandmothers and mothers looking for their loved ones. The exhibition is hosted by … Continue reading

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National Design Prize for Pablo Milanes’ Discography Collection

Havana, May 17 ( Prensa Latina) The ”Pablo Milanes Discografia”(Pablo Milanes” Discography) collection, produced by Bis Music label and designed by Laura Cuendias and Yosvenky Hernandez, won today the National Design Office (ONDi) 2018 Award for Best Design. ‘Pablo Milanes … Continue reading

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Cuba Celebrates Day against Homophobia with a Call for Equity

Havana, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is celebrating today the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia with a call to promote respect for free sexual orientation and gender identity, as an exercise of justice and equity. Under the slogan … Continue reading

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Network of Art Museums Created in Cuba

Havana, May 17 (Prensa Latina) In the context of the International Museum Day, the network of these artistic institutions will be constituted today in Cuba, which will allow to gather around 25 of them in events such as plastic arts … Continue reading

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Haydée Milanés Won Americans Over with great Cuban Songs

By Martha Andrés Román Washington, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban singer Haydée Milanés, one of the many figures of the island who share her art with the United States today, left those attending the concert she offered, asking for more. … Continue reading

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Despite Diplomatic Freeze with U.S., Cuban Culture Sizzles at Kennedy Center

By Mackenzie Weinger – The Washington Diplomat – May 17, 2018 The Kennedy Center’s “Artes de Cuba: From the Island to the World” festival was three years in the making, spanning a remarkable period of change in the tumultuous diplomatic … Continue reading

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Cuban Arts Festival in USA, Reciprocal Gains

Washington, May 16 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Arts Festival that takes place today in the United States is a reciprocal gain for the two countries, said the dancer and choreographer of the island, Irene Rodriguez. According to the artist, who … Continue reading

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World Badminton Federation Gives Cuba Recognition Award

   Havana, May 17 (Prensa Latina) The World Badminton Federation’s Distinguish Order will be given to the founder and developer of the discipline in Cuba, Gervacio Miguel Diaz, during the Federation’s annual gala, as confirmed by the Cuban sports executive … Continue reading

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Remembered in Havana, the last journalist killed in Cuba

Havana, May 15 (Prensa Latina) The last journalist killed in Cuba before the triumph of the Revolution, Carlos Bastidas, was remembered here today on the occasion the 60 years of his death. According to the first vice president of the … Continue reading

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Cuba’s Art and Fashion Adorn Catwalk in the United States

Washington, May 15 (Prensa Latina) The works of creators of the plastic arts came to life outside the canvas in the form of costumes made by five Cuban designers, exhibited during a great festival that continues today in the US … Continue reading

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