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Culture

Havana, Jun 9 (Prensa Latina) A selection of paintings, installations, photographs and utilitarian objects are part of the exhibition currently exhibited by 22 contemporary artists from central Switzerland, in Havana.


Rome, June 9 (Prensa Latina) Friendship Association in Italy has organized several actions to celebrate Prensa Latina´s 60th anniversary. Among those, the first cultural activity concluded on Sunday enjoying an evening of Cuban music, gastronomy and typical dances.


Paris, Jun 8 (Prensa Latina) Havana Historian Eusebio Leal gave a master leture at the Sorbonne University in Paris with the title: ''In order not to forget: a Memory of the Restoration of the Historic Heart of Old Havana''.


07 de junio de 2019, 18:21Athens, June 6 (Prensa Latina) The photo exhibition ''With Greece in the heart'', pictures taken by the counselor of the Embassy of Cuba, Oriol Marrero Martínez, in places of this country mentioned by José Martí was inaugurated today in this capital.


Paris, June 6 (Prensa Latina) UNESCO Director-General, Audrey Azoulay, received this week Havana Historian, Eusebio Leal, on occasion of his official visit to Paris as part of the 500th anniversary of the foundation of the Cuban capital.


Havana, Jun 6 (Prensa Latina) Havana will be the guest of honor at the 46th International Book Fair of Buenos Aires (Filba), Argentina, in 2020, announced the director of the Cuban Chamber of Books, Sonia Almaguer.


Paris, June 5 (Prensa Latina) UNESCO recognized the Havana restoration work reaching its 500th Anniversary in the presence of Eusebio Leal, historian of Havana.


Matanzas, Cuba, Jun 5 (Prensa Latina) The museological experiences of fortifications and a study of collections, will address the 3rd Workshop of the Cuban network of fortresses of the 16th-18th centuries (Cubafort), from June 11 to 13 in the Cuban city of Matanzas.


Havana, June 4 (Prensa Latina) The first secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba, Raul Castro; and the President, Miguel Diaz-Canel, sent wreaths to the funeral of Cuban artist Salvador Wood, who died last Saturday at 90 years of age.


Havana, Jun 4 (Prensa Latina) More than 14 renowned speakers worldwide will speak about the impact, culture, sustainability, history and design training, on occasion of the 10th International Design Congress in Havana, FORMA 2019, starting in Havana on Tuesday. The event will be held at Havana''s Conference Center until June 7, with plenary sessions, panels, symposiums, workshops, book launchings, advertising exhibitions, coinciding with the 2nd Havana Design Biennial.


FotosPL: José Miguel Capdevila
Paris, Jun 4 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) welcomes the Latin American and Caribbean Week to celebrate the region''s cultural diversity, Deputy General Director Edouard Matoko said on Tuesday.