Arts


A Film About Cuba’s Past Nuclear Dreams

April 3, 2015 | 3 comments

Carlos M. Quintela’s La obra del siglo (“The Work of the Century”) was filmed in Cuba’s Juragua nuclear city, in the province of Cienfuegos, a place that invokes the great illusions the island harbored during the 1980s.




A Cuban’s Passion for Photography and Writing

March 30, 2015 | 1 Comment »

Ariel Maceo Tellez, 28, seems happy when speaking about photography and writing, his two passions in life. “My main motivation was cinema. My main interest was to make films, but photography is more accessible…” (8 photos)




Cuban Artist Esterio Segura’s “The Tropical West”

February 25, 2015 | No Comments »

Esterio Segura believes that one is responsible for one’s fate, and that has been his driving force in the world of visual arts. This helps explain the numerous series he has produced, one of which is on display at the Factoria Habana gallery. (11 photos)




Interview with Young Cuban Painter Luis Alberto Saldaña

February 6, 2015 | No Comments »

Luis Alberto Saldaña’s paintings have a profound visual impact, capturing us with thought-provoking realism. (8 photos)




Where Are the USA-Cuba Talks Headed?

February 3, 2015 | 24 comments

We bring you a new illustration from Yasser Castellanos related to the recent developments between the United States and Cuban governments. So what do you think?




HT Cuba Photo Contest 2015

January 18, 2015 | No Comments »

This is the official announcement for the HT Made in Cuba Photo Contest 2015. It is our seventh contest, one for each year of the online publication. The categories for submissions this year are: Friendship, Bicycles, Portraits, Workshops/Studios, Textures and Street Vendors.




Bears in Havana: Another Step for Tolerance

January 16, 2015 | No Comments »

To express through art, the desire for a better world where peace, respect and tolerance prevails, is the proposal of the traveling exhibition United Buddy Bears whose stage today and through March is in Havana. (30 photos)




An Artist’s Opinion of the New USA-Cuba Accords

January 14, 2015 | 11 comments

Yasser Castellanos brings us his perspective on the recent agreements between the United States and Cuba, announced by Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro. What do you think?




A Look at the Havana Crafts Fair

December 13, 2014 | No Comments »

The annual Havana International Crafts Fair (FIART) is taking place at the Pabexpo facility on the west side of the capital through December 21st. The fair is open to the public daily from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. (27 photos)




The Ballet Paintings of Cuban Artist Miguel Quintana

November 24, 2014 | No Comments »

Young Cuban painter Miguel Angel Quintana Amador has found the visual elements for his works in the legacy of prima ballerina Alicia Alonso and ballet, understood as a world of expression. “I don’t cling to new tendencies, I paint on impulse.”