5 questions for a Salvadoran street artist in Costa Rica
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for a Salvadoran street artist in Costa Rica

Elizabeth Lang - June 3, 2018

Art as therapy. Art as a way to relax a daily, unstoppable anxiety that appears unexpectedly. Art as a release, the reason why Salvadoran street artist Dunkest…

Ballet performance raises funds for low-income patients and families
Changemakers
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Changemakers
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Ballet performance raises funds for low-income patients and families

Katherine Stanley - May 29, 2018

Dancing for a cause: The Junior Company of the famed Kirov Academy of Ballet (KAB), from Washington, D.C., will perform tonight and tomorrow at the Eugene O'Neill Theater in…

5 questions for Costa Rican artist Rossella Matamoros
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for Costa Rican artist Rossella Matamoros

Elizabeth Lang - May 27, 2018

Using art in all its possible expressions has motivated Rossella Matamoros for more than two decades. At home in Costa Rica and in studies around the world, the…

PHOTOS: International Museum Day in Costa Rica
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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PHOTOS: International Museum Day in Costa Rica

Mitzi Stark - May 21, 2018

May 18 is International Museum Day, and Costa Rica celebrated with 31 mini-museums all in one at the Casa del Cuño behind the Antigua Aduana building in…

5 questions for US painter Suzahn King
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for US painter Suzahn King

Elizabeth Lang - May 20, 2018

Suzahn King's paintings, known for their intricate details, are currently focused on her surroundings in Costa Rica, a country she came to in the early 1990s on…

Jean Marc Calvet, part III: Leaving Marco behind
Artists
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Artists
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Jean Marc Calvet, part III: Leaving Marco behind

Elizabeth Lang - May 18, 2018

This is the story of Nicaraguan-based French artist Jean Marc Calvet: a man whose complex life, obscurities and misfortunes overwhelmed him while living in Costa Rica in…

Costa Rica’s Keylor Navas hits the red carpet at Cannes
Film
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Film
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Costa Rica’s Keylor Navas hits the red carpet at Cannes

AFP - May 14, 2018

Costa Rica’s star goalkeeper and Real Madrid stalwart Keylor Navas is used to playing before tens and thousands of spectators, and millions more on TV – but…

5 questions for Guatemalan artist Herssonoe
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for Guatemalan artist Herssonoe

Elizabeth Lang - May 13, 2018

For the past eight years, the Guatemalan artist Herssonoe has been perfecting the use of vivid colors to create characters with striking imperfections, both in their bodies…

Jean Marc Calvet, part II: Fighting against Marco
Artists
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Artists
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Jean Marc Calvet, part II: Fighting against Marco

Elizabeth Lang - May 12, 2018

This is the story of Nicaraguan-based French artist Jean Marc Calvet: a man whose complex life, obscurities and misfortunes overwhelmed him while living in Costa Rica in…

5 questions for Italian interaction designer Massimo Banzi
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for Italian interaction designer Massimo Banzi

Elizabeth Lang - May 6, 2018

Combining technology with design in order to make people’s lives easier: that's what drives Italian interaction designer Massimo Banzi, who visited Costa Rica this week to lead…