Literary Gold: Handcrafted Books from Ediciones Vigia
May 10 - June 29, 2013
In addition to the beautiful handmade Vigia books, there will be works of art by Ibrahim Miranda, Abel Barroso, William Perez and others as well as artist books (by Elsa Mora, Ibrahim Miranda, Choco, eg). There are more than 125 books on display, both from the Center's permanent collection as well as books for sale.
RAUL MARTINEZ: la gran familia by Corina Matamoros - ORDER NOW!
A beautiful coffee-table book about one of Cuba's most important artists!
Corina Matamoros worked on this artistic biography of Raul Martinez for almost ten years, inspired by her early work on a Martinez retrospective at the Museum. Martinez, an early friend of the Center for Cuban Studies- indeed, he designed the Center's first brochure in 1973-died in 1995, and Matamoros' book is the first serious study published on his amazing art.
2013 CALENDAR AVALIABLE - ORDER NOW!
In 2013 we will be celebrating GRAPHIC DESIGN in Cuba with 53 images that cover the early years of the Revolution as well as the best in contemporary graphic design. Pepe Menendez, who directs the art department at Casa de las Americas, is providing an introduction to the calendar and has been working with us to help in the final selection of images. Each calendar comes in its own gift box mailer.
GRAPHIC DESIGN POSTCARDS - ORDER NOW!
The Center for Cuban Studies Cuban Art Space in collaboration with the Club de Amigos del Cartel in Havana has published 32 new reproductions of Cuban graphic design.
Among the designers in our collection: Eduardo Marin, Pepe Menendez, Nelson Ponce, Fabian Munoz, Michele Miyares, Carlos Zamora and many others.