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Villanueva Day in Cienfuegos for the Cuban Theater Day

Villanueva Day in Cienfuegos for the Cuban Theater Day

During the month of January, the Jornadas Villanueva...

Annual Assembly of the Hermanos Saíz Association held in Cienfuegos

Annual Assembly of the Hermanos Saíz Association held in Cienfuegos

With the presence of Fernando Rojas, Vice Minister of...

Restoration of local monuments planned in Cienfuegos

Restoration of local monuments planned in Cienfuegos

Five of the thirteen local monuments declared in...

  • Villanueva Day in Cienfuegos for the Cuban Theater Day

    Villanueva Day in Cienfuegos for the Cuban...

  • Annual Assembly of the Hermanos Saíz Association held in Cienfuegos

    Annual Assembly of the Hermanos Saíz Association...

  • Restoration of local monuments planned in Cienfuegos

    Restoration of local monuments planned in...

Articles

Tomás Sánchez: paintings, metaphors and lost time

Tomás Sánchez, who is considered to be Cuba´s most payed living painter is not well known in the island. He is not mentioned on television or newspapers. With the exception of just a few students, nobody would recognize his face or signature, although they may have an illustrated jar or paiting made bt him, commercialized by Artex through its collection Art at Home, but it was a very shy approach, if ot was the intention.

Read more: Tomás Sánchez: paintings, metaphors and lost time

Flora Fong, the spitituality of the landscape

In its pictorial exercise, she tries to discover the secret of nature. Flora - honoring her name- multiplies herself into flowers, trees and moves to rhythm of the wind, because wind has become a hurricane, cyclone, typhoon or simply a breeze can be seen walking among the gestural lines, spots and colors. Or swings, the sea water, rivers or lakes that water her fertile plains with extraordinary mastery. Those landscapes where the Eastern handwriting essence meets with Caribbean feelings, arrive in shining tones where the light focuses the creativity of its almost real dreams. 

Flora Fong looks for the immaterial expression by simple means, using just the indispensable thing, that sometimes could give the appearance of a sketch. Something very similar to works made by the painters of the East which arrives to her by her ancestros. But she lives in the Caribbean, she creates and inspires here.

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A backfire or Tony Ávila after Miami: more Cuban and more popular

“I´m even more convinced of what I think, of who I´m, and the role I have in my society and my country as a Cuban, a musician and a revolutionary person”, said the musician during an exclusive for Cubasí. Tony Ávila is already at home. The embarrassment remains again with the anti-Cuban mafia that does not forgive his talent and fidelity for the island. In an exclusive interview for Cubasí the popular Cuban musician shared his opinion about his recent trip to the city of Miami.

Read more: A backfire or Tony Ávila after Miami: more Cuban and more popular

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