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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’

Elizabeth Lang - 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…

5 questions for a painter: ‘Art is the pursuit of the truth’
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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5 questions for a painter: ‘Art is the pursuit of the truth’

Elizabeth Lang - August 30, 2015

Miguel Hernández launched his artistic career at the age of 7, inspired and taught by the members of his family in Santa Bárbara, Heredia. Admitted to the school…

PHOTO ESSAY: Don Tina, the cabuya master
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Arts and Culture
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PHOTO ESSAY: Don Tina, the cabuya master

Alberto Font - August 10, 2015

His full name is Juan Olivado Camacho, but everybody knows him as Martina or Don Tina. “I used to go to see this band called Los Hicsos…

Book exchange to ‘liberate’ paperbacks in Cariari
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Arts and Culture
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Book exchange to ‘liberate’ paperbacks in Cariari

Robert Isenberg - June 20, 2015

Ebooks and podcasts may be taking over the world, but there’s one thing a paperback still does best: get passed around. There’s nothing like sharing a good…

Feline art auctioned to raise funds for Guanacaste animal shelter
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Arts and Culture
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Feline art auctioned to raise funds for Guanacaste animal shelter

Alberto Font - June 20, 2015

An auction held in June to raise funds for Las Pumas animal rescue center in Cañas, in the northwestern province of Guanacaste, included paintings made by some of its feline…

Strolling the Art Walk circuit
Art Walks
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Art Walks
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Strolling the Art Walk circuit

Elizabeth Lang - April 13, 2015

As soon as you walked onto Avenida Escazú for the Art Walk, art was there to amuse you in every way possible. Art was present in this…

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