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Picturing Cuba – Art, Culture, and Identity on the Island and in the Diaspora - Florida Scholarship Online
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Picturing Cuba: Art, Culture, and Identity on the Island and in the Diaspora

Jorge Duany


This book delves into several defining moments of Cuba’s artistic evolution from a multidisciplinary perspective, including art history, architecture, photography, history, literary criticism, and cultural studies. Situating Cuban art within a wider social and historical context, fifteen prominent scholars and collectors scrutinize the enduring links between Cuban art and cultural identity. Covering the main periods in Cuban art (the colonial, republican, and postrevolutionary phases, as well as the contemporary diaspora), the contributors identify both the constant and changing elements and s ... More

Keywords: Visual, Art, Art history, Postrevolutionary phases, Cuban art and culture, Cuban-American art, Contemporary diaspora, Cultural identity

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9781683400905
Published to Florida Scholarship Online: May 2020 DOI:10.5744/florida/9781683400905.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Jorge Duany, editor
Florida International University

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