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Monday, September 23, 2019

For Collectors

Women in the Havana Biennial—3 Top Picks

The 13th Havana Biennial includes a number of shows and installations around the city. Here, we focus on three standout presentations: an installation by Glenda León and exhibitions by curators Elvia Rosa Castro and Magda González Mora.

Spotlight on Matanzas: María Magdalena Campos-Pons and “Ríos Intermitentes”

Ríos intermitentes founder & artistic director María Magdalena Campos-Pons calls the project “an integral artistic intervention that aims to build a vibrant city.” We traveled to Matanzas for a closer look.

At an Old Glass Factory, an Explosion of Cuban Art

Organized by Christian Gundín of the art space El Apartamento, a cross-generational exhibition fills an industrial space near the Plaza de la Revolución..

Zilia Sánchez: Soy Isla

"Zilia Sánchez: Soy Isla" recently opened at the Phillips Collection in Washington, DC, where it runs through May 19. Janet Batet takes us through the exhibition and Sánchez’s seven-decade-long career.

The State of the (Cuban) Art – One Curator’s View

Art historian and former museum director Carol Damian has curated numerous exhibitions for museums & galleries—most recently, Carlos Estévez: Entelechy, Works from 1992 to 2018 at the Tucson Museum of Art. Irina Leyva-Pérez caught up with her there for a chat about Estévez and many other artists, the upcoming Havana Biennial, and the current moment for Cuban art in the international art world.