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), …

The so-called “Havana solar,” today is part of the city’s popular culture … a halo of aged elegance inherent in the very structure of the stately palaces that time has not been able to erase In the late 19th century, when Havana tripled its population and the need for more space drove it to expand beyond its …