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National Crafts Fair Art for Mom opens its doors in Cuba

Havana, May 2 (Prensa Latina) From today until May 13, the National Crafts Fair Art for Mom opens its doors to the public as a space with creative solutions ideal for entertaining Cuban mothers.

Headquartered at the Cultural Station on Linea and 18th, in the capital’s municipality of Vedado, the event is dedicated this year to the 45th anniversary of the Cuban Fund for Cultural Goods (FCBC), an institution that positions the works of more than 10,000 creators of plastic arts, applied in domestic and foreign markets.

According to the FCBC, the traditional fair includes proposals from various forms of non-state management within the wide range of manufactured products offered, with authenticity, high aesthetic value and proven quality.

The handicraft manifestations include textiles, furniture, footwear, jewelry, leather, goldsmithing and ceramics, among others.

So far, the capital’s edition has 145 stands of national exhibitors; of these, 114 belong to creators, four institutional and 27 of new economic actors, including self-employed, Medium and small enterprises(MYPIMES) and Local Development Projects.

In addition to the international representation, with 19 exhibitors from Colombia, Panama, Ecuador, South Africa, Mexico, Spain, India and Peru.