Visual Arts

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..

Detrás del Muro Hits the Malecón

Sunday evening, the third edition of ‘Detrás del Muro’ (Behind the Wall) opened in Havana. Here are a few of the works on view.

Bienal Snapshot: Alexandre Arrechea’s “El rostro de la nación”

As part of the exhibition "Obsessions and Accumulations: The Cabinet of the Artist," Arrechea premiered the latest in his explorations of African-inspired abstract masks.

Havana Biennial Preview: Independent, Collateral, and Official

With the XIII Bienal de La Habana set to open on Friday, here’s a quick look at some of the more intriguing exhibitions—independent, collateral, and officially part of the Biennial—that will open along with it.

At the Museo Nacional in Havana, 5 Shows Explore Cuban History & “Cubanidad”

As its contribution to the XIII Bienal de La Habana—and a preview of the city’s 500th anniversary celebration this fall—the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes (MNBA) will launch 5 shows on Cuban art, history, and culture, from issues of race to the long shadow of sugar.