The functionality of iron elements went hand in hand with the creativity of master blacksmiths who gave the buildings an air of dreamlike beauty The 19th century came knocking on Old Havana’s door announcing the birth of a New Havana outside the city walls, foreshadowing winds of change. One of the reminiscences of this century …

Since 1967, Cuba’s sole state-run blown glass factory has focused mainly on producing center pieces and vases. Although developing the glass industry has always been an aspiration, the trade’s technological complexity has prevented its creation. It is a very exhausting job that requires “almost more dedication than it does technology An apparent calm prevails during …

The commitment and sensitivity of restorers recover, multiplied, the wealth of Cuban cultural heritage   If you were to ask yourself, as you walk the streets of Old Havana’s Historical Center, what magic takes place to be able to exhibit a living colonial architecture in the 21st century, surely you would credit a thousand reasons …