Cuba, here and now
HELEN COLLEY looks forward to the biggest-ever exhibition in Britain showcasing the latest art from the island
“CULTURE in our country is not longing for the past,” says Cuban art expert Chrislie Perez Perez. He’s one of the team who has helped put together ¡PRESENTE! Contemporary Art from Cuba, the major showcase that opens tomorrow at the GX gallery in London.
The free event, the brainchild of the British charity Music Fund for Cuba, offers a unique opportunity to view a cross-section of the island’s lively visual arts scene today which, Perez Perez says, is part of a “revolutionary... read more