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5 questions for French artist Victoire Cathalan
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for French artist Victoire Cathalan

The Tico Times - January 28, 2018

For Victoire Cathalan, who visited Costa Rica this week to participated in the Tamarindo Art Wave festival in Guanacaste, nature the driving force behind her paintings. Using…

5 questions for a Brazilian artist in Tamarindo
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for a Brazilian artist in Tamarindo

The Tico Times - January 14, 2018

For Malu Moreira, art has always been a part of life, although she has explored it in various ways. When the Brazilian artist lived in Sao Paolo,…

5 questions for Costa Rican actor Leynar Gómez
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for Costa Rican actor Leynar Gómez

The Tico Times - January 6, 2018

Harnessing the emotional and expressive power of acting: for Leynar Gómez, that's been a driving force during the past 18 years, as the Costa Rican actor has…

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

The Tico Times - 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

The Tico Times - 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
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for Chilean innovator Stiven Kerestegian

The Tico Times - 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
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for Costa Rican photographer Ivannia Alvarado

The Tico Times - 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 Costa Rican dancer Gustavo Hernández
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for Costa Rican dancer Gustavo Hernández

The Tico Times - October 22, 2017

For Gustavo Hernández, dance is a tool for communication and expression - but also a powerful motor for social inclusion. The Costa Rican dancer has developed various productions…

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

The Tico Times - 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 US photographer David Flynn
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for US photographer David Flynn

The Tico Times - October 8, 2017

A love of photography has always been a constant for David Flynn, whose passion is using vibrant colors to capturing ephemeral moments and showcase human dignity. However,…