A collection of canvases that take the viewer to the artistic works exhibited during the Escaramujo Festival is the most recent collective exposition on exhibit at the art gallery of the municipality of Manatí.
Alexandri Milanés Montero is an artisan that was born in Colombia municipality, but he had moved to Habana. Ten years ago he had no idea of the art of weaving furniture or baskets, using the fiber of the well-known hoopvine (guaniquiqui, in Spanish), a kind of wild free-standing vine that grows on the margins of the rivers and whose scientific name is Trichostigma octandrum.
The 28th International Book Fair is closing Sunday its program in Havana, and will then open sessions in the rest of the provinces of the island.
The International Book Fair (IBF), Cuba 2019, a cultural event considered the most significant of the Cuban publishing movement, was inaugurated this Thursday with the presence of Miguel Díaz-Canel, President of the Councils of States and Ministers.