5 questions for English artist Jonathan Minshull
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for English artist Jonathan Minshull

Elizabeth Lang - November 26, 2017

Traveling from England to Costa Rica in search of a peaceful, serene place in the middle of nature was English artist Jonathan Minshull’s dream at young age.…

5 questions for Costa Rican artist Andrés Gudiño
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for Costa Rican artist Andrés Gudiño

Elizabeth Lang - November 12, 2017

“When I was a child I always said I wanted to be a painter, but when I grew up it was ingrained in me that it’s a…

5 questions for Chilean innovator Stiven Kerestegian
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for Chilean innovator Stiven Kerestegian

Elizabeth Lang - November 5, 2017

Chilean designer and innovator Stiven Kerestegian is on a mission to create experiences and products that’ll have a positive impact on society. Born in Chile, Kerestegian moved…

5 questions for Costa Rican photographer Ivannia Alvarado
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for Costa Rican photographer Ivannia Alvarado

Elizabeth Lang - October 29, 2017

Capturing emotions through the lens of a camera to provoke a social impact: that's what drives Costa Rican amateur photographer Ivannia Alvarado. She bought her first camera…

5 questions for Bribri guides Roger Blanco and Geider Büitrago
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for Bribri guides Roger Blanco and Geider Büitrago

Elizabeth Lang - October 15, 2017

This week's Arts Spotlight interviewees aren't artists themselves, but they are playing a crucial role in Costa Rican cultural life: helping tourists learn about the traditions of…

5 questions for Costa Rican painter Mari Carmen Prada
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5 questions for Costa Rican painter Mari Carmen Prada

Elizabeth Lang - September 23, 2017

The representation of feminism through gentle, defined brush strokes and pastel colors: that's been Costa Rican painter Mari Carmen Prada's focus for the past two years. For…

5 questions for a Costa Rican photographer
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5 questions for a Costa Rican photographer

Elizabeth Lang - September 17, 2017

Read more of our Sunday Weekend Arts Spotlight interviews here... and stay tuned for more weekly chats with artists from, in, or featuring Costa Rica. Don't have a…

5 questions for a U.S. aerial artist
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5 questions for a U.S. aerial artist

Amanda Zúñiga - May 28, 2017

Costa Rica is not a "circus country," persay, but circus arts have caught the attention of more and more Costa Rican artists in recent years. One example:…

5 questions for a Costa Rican fire performer
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5 questions for a Costa Rican fire performer

Amanda Zúñiga - April 30, 2017

Dancing through flames and walking barefoot through the sand at Playa Sámara: That's the life of Allan Barboza. Barboza, 27, has been working as a fire performer…

5 questions for a Costa Rican rapper – and an exclusive recording
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5 questions for a Costa Rican rapper – and an exclusive recording

Elizabeth Lang - April 23, 2017

The passion to empower others is what has driven the Costa Rican rapper Nakury to share her work with the world. Nakury, who was born in Turrialba…