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'Cultural feeding frenzy': Art world descends on Cuba for Havana Biennial
'Cultural feeding frenzy': Art world descends on Cuba for Havana Biennial

Rosa Lowinger has been getting the invitations at a rate of two a day. The Los Angeles-based sculpture conservator, who writes frequently on Cuba and leads art and architectural tours of the country, is in the Cuban capital for the opening of the latest edition of the Havana Biennial. And the mood, she says, is frenetic. "There are exhibits in every corner of the city: performances, collectives, interventions, you name it," she stated via email from Havana on Thursday. "It feels like the Monday night before Art Basel in Miami. The parties have already started with the Norwegian and Swiss embassies holding bashes for artists and VIPs." ...

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