5 questions for a Costa Rican arts and culture manager
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for a Costa Rican arts and culture manager

Elizabeth Lang - July 22, 2018

When the Costa Rican cultural manager Iris Lam was a child living in the province of Puntarenas, she was constantly surrounded by art and culture. Whether it…

5 questions for a Venezuelan artist in Costa Rica
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for a Venezuelan artist in Costa Rica

Elizabeth Lang - July 15, 2018

Art as a passion and a tool for the communication of complex messages of hope, all influenced by the sociopolitical crisis of her home country: that's what…

Jacob Babchuk Gallery launches exhibit at Juan Santamaría Airport
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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Jacob Babchuk Gallery launches exhibit at Juan Santamaría Airport

Elizabeth Lang - July 12, 2018

The Jacob Babchuk Gallery in Escazú has displayed works from its private art collection for the enjoyment of the public at the Juan Santamaría Airport (SJO), located…

5 questions for a Costa Rican musician, dancer and model
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for a Costa Rican musician, dancer and model

Elizabeth Lang - July 8, 2018

Costa Rican musician, dancer and model David Castillo has forged a short yet passionate path through the arts since he was four years old, exploring various artistic…

5 questions for a Costa Rican musicologist, composer and writer
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for a Costa Rican musicologist, composer and writer

Elizabeth Lang - June 30, 2018

For Susan Campos, music is a discipline, but also a means of exploration, learning and education. Ever since she can remember, music has been her one true…

5 questions for Costa Rican pop rock band Half Tangerine
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for Costa Rican pop rock band Half Tangerine

Elizabeth Lang - June 24, 2018

For vocalist Ana María Aguilar and guitarist Daniela García of Costa Rican pop rock band Half Tangerine, music is both a long-lasting passion and a discipline that constantly poses…

5 questions for Costa Rican artist Karen Clachar
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for Costa Rican artist Karen Clachar

Elizabeth Lang - June 17, 2018

Costa Rican artist and publicist Karen Clachar has been merging communication and art throughout the past 20 years – an effort that has now led her to…

Costa Rican artist Elizabeth Argüello designed a Google doodle for Sunday
World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018
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Costa Rican artist Elizabeth Argüello designed a Google doodle for Sunday

The Tico Times - June 17, 2018

The Costa Rican artist and muralist Elizabeth Argüello designed the Google doodle (logo) for Sunday's World Cup match against Serbia, the daily La Nación reported. For the design she decided…

Costa Rican rapper Nativa releases new album
Music and Concerts
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Music and Concerts
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Costa Rican rapper Nativa releases new album

Elizabeth Lang - June 12, 2018

Costa Rican rapper Nativa has released her second album, "Semilla Nativa" ("Native Seed"), which combines rap with Latin American rhythms and activist lyrics. The album is released…

5 questions for a Canadian punk rock band in Costa Rica
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for a Canadian punk rock band in Costa Rica

Elizabeth Lang - June 10, 2018

Using music as an excuse to continue a lifetime friendship, but also for travel and as a means of expression: that's what has characterized the Canadaian punk…