Bulla Cubana: A Cultural Showcase

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Bulla Cubana is a celebration of arts and culture promoting the exchange of ideas and inspiration between Cuba and the United States. Taking place at the cultural centers of Gainesville, Bulla Cubana showcases the extraordinary artistic talent of invited fine artists, muralists, dancers, musicians, mixologists, photographers and filmmakers for a city-wide celebration, January – March 2017.

Bulla Cubana events, aimed at diverse audiences, is designed to encourage a cultural conversation and exchange inspired by the passion and spirit of Cuban arts and culture.

Events include:

Lights, Camera, Cuba: Vintage Cuban movie posters from the Efrain Barradas collection

Cubania: The Art of Nancy Reyes Suarez

82°W / Six Degrees of Separation: Pop-up exhibit – woodcuts by Osmeivy Ortega 82°W / Six Degrees of Separation: The art of contemporary Cuban artists

Jesus “Chuchito” Valdes – a Santa Fe master artist concert

Dance of My Heart: The Alberto Alonso documentary and ballet performance

Gainesville Orchestra presents Bulla Cubana!

Cuban community panel Dislocations and migrations of the Yamasee Indians presentation

Hemingway’s Cuban Son: Presentation and book-signing

Cuban Film Festival Cuba and the United States in the 21st Century Conference

The Art of the Mojito: Contest and tasting.

Cuban mural project

For event details please visit www.bullacubana.org and connect with us on social media.

Author: Arbus

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