Tag: Venezuelan

Chile: equality, but “in progress”
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Chile: equality, but “in progress”

The South American country is experiencing noticeable growth within the global economy, but social inequality, an out-dated education system and the nature of its labour market could pose a threat to its future. . Ramón Alabau . Chile is synonymous with economic growth. Data published by a number of international […]

Newcastle pays homage to Venezuela
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Newcastle pays homage to Venezuela

‘Viva Venezuela Night’ will be a fun filled night for RCG supporters, although of course, anyone who wishes to drop by will be more than welcome. – – Two days after the presidential elections, the 9th of October, the Loco bar, Newcastle will play host to this ‘Venezuelan night’. It […]

Capturing Bolívar’s gaze
Multiculture Profiles

Capturing Bolívar’s gaze

The ‘gaze’ of the Liberator/ is the only thing that computers/ cannot recreate. – – Armando Orozco Tovar – Forensic artist and director of Barcelona-based company Visualforensic, Philippe Froesch, has been commissioned by the Venezuelan government to create a 3D version of Simón Bolívar’s face. A portrait artist himself, he […]

A night of Neruda
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A night of Neruda

The Venezuelan Embassy is organising an evening to celebrate the Chilean poet, Pablo Neruda. The event will be attended by his biographer, Adam Feinsteiny, and accompanied by a screening of the film “El cartero (y Pablo Neruda)”. _ Legend has it that Pablo Neruda died from the wounds of his […]

Music from the hearts of the Venezuelan youth
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Music from the hearts of the Venezuelan youth

The Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela, directed by Gustavo Dudamel, will perform for five days in the United Kingdom. _ The Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela (OSSBV) and the Venezuelan director Gustavo Dudamel have moved one step closer in the interpretation of classical music and, according to critics, […]