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5 question for a Costa Rican photographer
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5 question for a Costa Rican photographer

Amanda Zúñiga - August 14, 2016

Sergio Carvajal is a self-taught photographer and founder of XPOSE, a photography, graphic design and video services brand. Carvajal liked photography as a child and set out…

Arts, culture and Mother’s Day: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts, culture and Mother’s Day: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Elizabeth Lang and Katherine Stanley - August 12, 2016

The long Mother's Day weekend is upon us – and as usual, Costa Rica will be full of events to celebrate what is arguably the country's most…

VIDEO: Jacó surfboard artist’s work dazzles above the lip
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VIDEO: Jacó surfboard artist’s work dazzles above the lip

Rebecca Males - August 10, 2016

Itai Hagage loves drawing cartoons, he loves surfing, and he loves drawing cartoons on surfboards. He has painted boards for Costa Rican surf stars Carlos "Cali" Muñoz…

5 questions for Costa Rican street artist MUSH
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5 questions for Costa Rican street artist MUSH

The Tico Times - August 7, 2016

The Costa Rican street artist known as MUSH has been leaving his mark around the country with his recognizable signature. His work is characterized by elaborate, aesthetically pleasing…

10 reasons to check out the first-ever Coca Cola Fest
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10 reasons to check out the first-ever Coca Cola Fest

The Tico Times - August 6, 2016

The National Stadium will fill with music on Aug. 27: t from 2:00 P.M. until 10:00 P.M., the first Coca-Cola Fest will offer a diverse musical lineup of…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - August 5, 2016

The two-week National Arts Festival kicks off tonight with an inaugural concert in the central park of Ciudad Neily, with a host of musical, artistic and theatrical…

What not to miss at Costa Rica’s National Arts Festival
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What not to miss at Costa Rica’s National Arts Festival

Amanda Zúñiga - August 4, 2016

See also: After 'FIAsco,' Culture Ministry regroups with National Arts Festival The International Arts Festival (FIA) and the National Arts Festival (FAN) have taken place in Costa…

5 questions for a Costa Rican puppeteer
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5 questions for a Costa Rican puppeteer

Amanda Zúñiga - July 31, 2016

Berny Abarca is a puppeteer, theater actor and producer. A part of the MTM Puppet Theater since 2010, he is now the producer of a production that is…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - July 29, 2016

The art space DESPACIO offers two new exhibitions by Florence Jung, of Switzerland and France – whose exhibit involves a quest to obtain all the copies of…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - July 22, 2016

Monday is a national holiday: the Annexation of the Partido de Nicoya Festival, which this year commemorates the 192nd anniversary of the day when the Partido de Nicoya,…