This year, two buildings in the city of Cienfuegos were presented with important awards in recognition of the exquisite care of the city’s heritage assets: the National Conservation Award to the house located at 3902, 16th Avenue between 39 and 41 streets, Punta Gorda, and the National Restoration Prize to the headquarters of the Cienfuegos …

CONTEMPORARY CUBAN ARCHITECTURE Just a few months ago, cuban architects Ana Lourdes Barrera, Rubén Antonio Pérez and Royers Leno Medina participated in a competition sponsored by Abouthaus. An online platform that provides training and technical support to people who are building their own homes, assisting them in finding a quality design. The project submitted by …

Cienfuegos was one of the cities that arose from the powerful levers that transformed life in Cuba in the early decades of the 19th century 1. Its urban and architectural trajectory resembles that of cities founded in the same period, some in the central region, like Sagua La Grande (1812), Cárdenas (1828) and Caibarién (1831), …