Irene Rodríguez. Photo: Prensa Latina
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Flamenco: your name is Irene

When talking about the style of music and dance created in Andalusia, we usually think of a traditional show with dancers dressed in flowers and ornaments. There is, however, a different, much more contemporary style, originated in Cuba.    Ibis Frade   For a whole weekend the Cuban company Irene […]

Painting heaven and  earth
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Painting heaven and earth

Paintings, says the author of the excellently well-illustrated “Heaven on Earth: paintings and the life to come”, are not propositions. They are to be looked at closely, with regard to their form and grammar, and the author proceeds to do just this with four late medieval and early modern artists: […]