Crowd greets opening of second edition of Detrás del Muro (Behind the Wall)
- Submitted by: Juana
- Arts and Culture
- Paint and Sculpture
- United States
- 05 / 25 / 2015
Hundreds of visitors passing through Havana attended on Sunday 24 to the official opening of the second edition of Behind the Wall, side event of the XII Havana Biennial, which until next June 22 will bring the art to the crowded space of the capital.
About 50 artists from Cuba and countries like the United States, Mexico, Spain, Bolivia, Dominican Republic, Morocco and Germany are involved in this collective exhibition, led by its creator Juan Delgado and one of the most expected event by the public, who still remembers the success of its first version, in the XI Biennial. Performances, sculptures, murals and attractive projects, including a sandy coast with sun loungers, or a giant reproduction of the Like symbol of Facebook; and the Tree of Light, with street lamps of different countries. The ice rink gave the audience the illusion of what would Cuba be if the temperature to drop below 0 Celsius degrees, and Love is calling you proved that with a little imagination you can write in a dark sky with stars. These and other projects will remain in constant dialogue with the viewer until June 22, when the XII Havana Biennial to say goodbye until its next edition.