Thursday, 21 February 2019 20:47

Prize for the Art of Laborious Hands

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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.

Sunday, 17 February 2019 18:22

International Book Fair Closes in Havana

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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.

Friday, 08 February 2019 14:38

Cuba 2019 International Book Fair Inaugurated

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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.

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