|“EL ARTE EN CUBA: INSIDE AND OUT” Nov 20, 2016|
by the The Cuban Cultural Center of NY
Event Description: “You are cordially invited to enjoy 'EL ARTE EN CUBA: INSIDE AND OUT' on Sunday, November 20, 2016 from 8:30am to 7:30pm at Sotheby's, 1334 York Ave., NYC. The history and development of art in Cuba from colonial times to the present will be featured ... dedicated to Amelia Peláez, with works by Peláez, Lam, Portocarrero, Agustín Fernández and others on display. Featuring some of the most outstanding and controversial artists from the Island and exile ... The Cuban Cultural Center of New York celebrates its 15th consecutive annual conference, this year highlighting the history and development of Cuban art from its origins to the present, from the founding of the Escuela San Alejandro in 1818 to present-day performance art. The all-day event will not only cover the evolution and the different influences that have shaped the Cuban artistic landscape through illustrated formal presentations and archival films, but will also include a special exhibit of works by past Cuban masters and a silent auction of some of the most sought-after Cuban and Cuban-American artists today. With the participation of artists and scholars from both the Island and the Cuban diaspora. This event is presented in association with Sotheby’s at 1334 York Ave., NYC. The event will run from 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., and will include a special tour of Sotheby's Latin American art collection. For details and to register ...” — Read more: The Cuban Cultural Center of NY-Cuba Inside and Out, The Cuban Cultural Center of NY-Facebook and CCCNY TicketsFor further information: The Cuban Cultural Center of NY-Cuba Inside and Out, The Cuban Cultural Center of NY-Facebook and CCCNY Tickets. Related Article: https://repeatingislands.com/2016/10/20/xv-congreso-anual-el-arte-en-cuba-inside-and-out-sunday-november-20-2016-9-am-to-730-pm/.