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 …

El crecimiento urbano de La Habana desde su emplazamiento definitivo en el lado oeste de la bahía estuvo orientado, inicialmente, a ocupar el espacio dentro del recinto amurallado construido por razones defensivas. Con posterioridad, la expansión demográfica y económica de la capital insular trajo como consecuencia que la superficie edificada ocupara los terrenos de extramuros. Desde …

Some curators and critics, including artists, have started to pay attention to the decade of the 1960s in Cuba (in one way or another) as a relevant moment in the Island’s history and as part of a reassessment of a fundamental decade of the twentieth century in the culture in Cuba as well as other …