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Group exhibition embraces art

Group exhibition embraces art

Creators from the Saíz Brothers Association (AHS) and...

El patio de mi casa: Cienfuegos' song to Cuban culture

El patio de mi casa: Cienfuegos' song to Cuban culture

Music returned this Wednesday to the big stages of...

"Los Elementos", National Prize for Community Culture 2021: Filled with Pleasure

The National Community Culture Award 2021, granted by...

  • Group exhibition embraces art

    Group exhibition embraces art

  • El patio de mi casa: Cienfuegos' song to Cuban culture

    El patio de mi casa: Cienfuegos' song to Cuban...

  • "Los Elementos", National Prize for Community...

Articles

Socializing the joy of living

As one of the agreements made at the 8th Congress of UNEAC the National Poetry Encounter, celebrated for the first time, has been carried out for three successful days to show, meditate and debate around poetic subjects that included, among other actions, tributes to poets like Roberto Fernandez Retamar, in his 85 anniversary, and to Antón Arrufat and Domingo Alfonso in their 80s. 

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The Old Man and the Sea

The grandsons of Ernest Hemingway visited Cuba. They attended nautical events and the match of marling fishing named after their grandfather.  Hemingway is a figure remembered and loved in Cuba. He left tracks in several sites of the island: The Ambos Mundos Hotel, in Old Havana, the place where he lived during his first stay in Cuba, and El Floridita, the origin of Daiquirí, are forced references.

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Jacinto de la Cotera: pioneer of photography in Cienfuegos

In 1839, to twenty years of being founded the colony Fernandina de Jagua, it was patented in Europe one of the inventions that revolutionized 19th: photography. Very impressed should had felt those who were photographed when seeing their images in different supports, which presented the photographers like a luck of magicians, outpost men. The best suits, regal positions, accessories that reinforced the identity of the models, the constant appearance of new techniques and the ample variety of supplies, clarified this business in that century. 

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