Warhol P’s Diary


Madonna in Havana.  Photo: debate.mx.com
Madonna Disappoints Her Cuban Fans

August 17, 2016 | 39 comments

On the morning of August 16th, the Queen of Pop’s birthday, I received several calls and emails from friends confirming the fact that the star was visiting Cuba.




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I Love Prague!

August 15, 2016 | No Comments »

In spite of not having much time to get to know it very well, I got to walk along the Charles Bridge, take in the Vltava River, touch its frozen waters with my hands and, for the first time in my life, feel free. (8 photos)




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Prague Awaits Me

July 28, 2016 | 8 comments

Ever since I found out that I’d been selected to study an intensive video course in the Czech Republic, my life has turned around 180 degrees, in terms of thinking…




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Addictions, an Audiovisual Project

July 25, 2016 | No Comments »

It’s a project which is based on gender freedom and freedom from discrimination which includes performance art, short movies, video art and photo manipulations.




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Have I Been Marked?

July 12, 2016 | 2 comments

Once again, I’ve experienced censorship and barriers firsthand in my career as a writer, I won’t go into my experiences as a photographer, filmmaker or performance artist, because this time I’ve been stabbed in the back because of my writing.




Lord, give us light.  Photo: Angel Yu
They’ll Return (volverán)

July 9, 2016 | 5 comments

And just like that, with the ebb and flow of time, things that we’ve been missing from the ‘90s are returning once again: the sweet and unforgettable blackouts.




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Waking Up with the Rolling Stones (Video)

June 7, 2016 | 3 comments

I’d like to share with you a video I recorded with my phone of what happened the day I got to see a band of excellent musicians. Yes, it’s true we were able to go to a free concert, but that doesn’t nourish us, it just keeps us entertained.




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I Finally Have a Mobile Phone

May 30, 2016 | 9 comments

I’m glad to say it, but it also worries me and scares me, because having a mobile phone in Cuba is a luxury and not a necessity. Many of you will know how much a mobile phone actually costs here in our country…




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My Day against Homophobia

May 20, 2016 | 16 comments

This year, I noticed that, despite having been denied much publicity on television, as is habitual in our socialist country, the number of people who attended the rally was a bit greater than in previous years.




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What Cubans Got to See of Karl Lagerfeld

May 16, 2016 | 25 comments

Since hearing the news months before about Karl Lagerfeld’s visit to Cuba, I thought the fashion show would somehow be enjoyed by the people, or at least those interested in those types of events. (10 photos)