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5 questions for Costa Rican video game creator Claudio Pinto
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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5 questions for Costa Rican video game creator Claudio Pinto

The Tico Times - January 17, 2016

Claudio Pinto, 56, studied electrical and computer engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and has forged a career as a successful entrepreneur, but in 2005 a suggestion…

5 questions for Polish-Costa Rican chef Patryk Jara Krasinska
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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5 questions for Polish-Costa Rican chef Patryk Jara Krasinska

Amanda Zúñiga - January 10, 2016

Patryk Jara Krasinska, originally from Poland, came to Costa Rica with his family when he was 5 years old. He's the son of a Costa Rican civil…

5 questions for Costa Rican writer Diego Delfino – ‘I got into what I’m passionate about’
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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5 questions for Costa Rican writer Diego Delfino – ‘I got into what I’m passionate about’

The Tico Times - January 3, 2016

The self-taught journalist and writer Diego Delfino, 35, was born in Costa Rica to Uruguayan parents, went to elementary and high school in Turrialba, and studied computer engineering…

5 questions for a Costa Rican street artist
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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5 questions for a Costa Rican street artist

Amanda Zúñiga - December 27, 2015

Fabián Ruíz, 22, better known as "Chama," takes to the streets of San José to bring citizens a unique show while they walk the main boulevard of…

5 questions for Costa Rican actor and musician Javier Leñero
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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5 questions for Costa Rican actor and musician Javier Leñero

The Tico Times - December 20, 2015

See also: 5 questions for a Costa Rican tattoo artist Javier Leñero, 25, is a Costa Rican actor whose first experience onstage was dancing at his school’s…

5 questions for a Costa Rican tattoo artist – ‘A tattoo is rooted in what you feel’
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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5 questions for a Costa Rican tattoo artist – ‘A tattoo is rooted in what you feel’

Amanda Zúñiga - December 13, 2015

Luis Bonilla is a tattoo artist from Cartago, east of San José – but his fame extends far beyond his hometown. People from all over Costa Rica…

5 questions for Costa Rican band 424 – ‘An album is a photograph’
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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5 questions for Costa Rican band 424 – ‘An album is a photograph’

The Tico Times - December 6, 2015

Costa Rican rock band 424 has made its mark on the country’s music scene with its distinct groove, obscure frequencies and atmospheric sound. Felipe Pérez (vocals and…

5 questions for musician John Carey – ‘Blues is alive all over the world’
Events
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Events
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5 questions for musician John Carey – ‘Blues is alive all over the world’

Amanda Zúñiga - November 29, 2015

John Carey is a blues musician, singer, songwriter, producer, and best-known as the "Harmonica Wizard" of New Orleans – although this month, he's venturing south for a…

5 questions for Costa Rican artists Carlos Poveda and Pablo Romero
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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5 questions for Costa Rican artists Carlos Poveda and Pablo Romero

The Tico Times - November 22, 2015

On Wednesday, Nov. 11, the Artflow Gallery inaugurated a three-part art exhibit inauguration by Costa Rican artists Carlos Poveda and Pablo Romero and Cuban artist Jairo Alfonso. Renowned artist…

5 questions for Costa Rican artist Dino Real – ‘Everything can be art’
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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5 questions for Costa Rican artist Dino Real – ‘Everything can be art’

The Tico Times - November 15, 2015

Dino Real – an artist whose works ranges from rituals, performance and costumes to installations, and paintings – has created his own artistic signature in Costa Rica. This peculiar artist, 25, has…