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In 2012, French artist JR and Cuban American artist José Parlá collaborated on The Wrinkles of the City - Havana, Cuba: huge mural installations undertaken for the Havana Biennale, for which JR and Parlá photographed, and recorded 25 senior citizens who had lived through the Cuban revolution; creating portraits, which Parlá interlaced with calligraphic writings and abstract painterly gestures. This is their film collaboration by the same title documenting their experience.
Urban artworks have been appearing on the streets of Havana. Previously, only state-sanctioned murals promoting the Cuban revolution were allowed. Al Jazeera’s Daniel Schweimler reports from Havana. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
In part one of Save Your Day's film series, Moments in Cuba, we walk the streets of Havana to take a look at intricate street art and sculptures made from recycled material. This area of Havana is known for it's creativity, where the locals love expressing themselves through art. So, if you really want to understand the local culture, start by looking at the artwork on display in the local neighborhoods. Heading to Cuba? Download our FREE Insider’s Guide! https://www.worldnomads.com/explore/guides/cuba-insiders-guide Put down the cigars and step out of the vintage cars! Explore historical sites of revolution, taste peso food, or go diving among vibrant marine life.
A a mural artist in Havana is brightening the city streets, turning neighborhoods into outdoor art galleries. CCTV America's Michael Voss reports from Havana. Maisel Lopez is a portrait artist. But he doesn't work on canvas. Instead, he has spent the past year painting giant murals on walls around his neighborhood of Playa in Havana.
Street art is becoming popular around the world. It’s even finding its way into auction houses. One place it hasn’t caught on is Cuba. But a street artist there is winning over fans with his bigger than life-sized portraits. They’re of children. We find out why he finds it so important to paint them. Subscribe: http://trt.world/subscribe Livestream: http://trt.world/ytlive Facebook: http://trt.world/facebook Twitter: http://trt.world/twitter Instagram: http://trt.world/instagram Visit our website: http://trt.world
Live like a Local: Cuba USTOA's Travel Together Series hosted by Kelley Ferro It felt like Havana was a city of artists and around every cobbled street corner was an artistic delight. From modern sculpture, to historic refurbished cars to an up & coming industrial art collective, Havana places much love and appreciation on art & architecture in life.
(22 Aug 2017) A Cuban street artist said Monday that he was detained by police and told to erase the more than 200 or so murals that have gained him widespread attention throughout the country. Yulier Rodriguez Perez said authorities kept him in custody for two days last week and told him that he will be charged with damaging property if he does not remove the whimsical abstract images that he has painted on decrepit buildings and partially collapsed walls around Havana and in some provincial capitals. Rodriguez, who signs his paintings as "Yulier P.," said he has no plans to remove his art works, which stand out in a place where graffiti is rare and nearly all posters and murals feature political slogans or revolutionary figures. "I think that graffiti as an artistic work in a destroye...
Street art is usually paintings or graffiti on walls. But one Cuban artist, Jose Fuster, has spent the past 20 years transforming a suburb of Havana into an open air exhibition covering his house and those of his neighbors as well as entire streets with murals, paintings and sculptures. CCTV America’s Michael Voss reports.
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Cuba has a long and rich heritage in the arts, but during the last two decades, the visual arts have become a cultural phenomenon. In this week''''''''s FRONTLINE/World Rough Cut, filmmaker Natasha Del Toro travels to Cuba to meet two of its most acclaimed artists and find out why art is at the center of Cuban society
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Artists in Cuba are using their talent to build lives for themselves and their neighbors. * * * Leo D'Lázaro has his gallery and studio, Ojo del Ciclón, at 501 O'Reilly in Habana Vieja. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Phone: +53 7 8615359 Website: http://leodlazaro.blogspot.com/ http://ojodelciclon.blogspot.com/ Email: email@example.com Mario Pelegrín Pozo is the director of El Patio de Pelegrín in Puerta de Golpe, Piñar del Río. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/patiopelegrin/ Espacios Bar - - - - - - - - - - - - Phone: +53 7 2022921
This video is about Cuban street music artists
Havana Street Art Is Worth the Trip to Cuba by Condé Nast Traveler. Havana is the capital of Cuba in more ways than one. Regarded as the center of Cuban culture, Havana's street art is worth the visit to Cuba by itself. From Cuba's political past to the next generation of visionaries, Havana has shown its daytime attractions can be just as memorable as its nightlife.
Cuban-American painter Jose Parla, a former street artist, is now much in demand for his huge murals and mixed-media works, which he calls direct descendants of the graffiti of his youth. Rita Braver profiles the Brooklyn-based artist, and talks to him about his large-scale work that now graces the lobby of One World Trade Center in New York City.