Published May 05 2009 by PRWeb

US-Cuba Thaw: Cooperative Photo Exhibition Builds Bridges

CARHAVANA, a joint US-Cuban photographic collaboration between US photographer Melani Lust and Cuban photographer Brayan Collazo featuring large scale photographs of Classic American autos of the 1950s, opens in Havana on May 8th, at the Deposito de Automoviles (Auto Museum...

Share this 


...two countries. " Melani Lust bases her photography business out of her studio in Westport, CT. The exhibition runs from May 8th to June 8th at the Deposito de automoviles in Havana, Cuba. Artist's Statement: As a girl, growing up in Southern California, Melani acquired an affinity for the elegant lines of the automobiles of the 1950's and 1960's. While in Cuba in January to photograph a book about Cuban children's games, Melani met Brayan Collazo, who had been seeking an American photographer for the upcoming automobile exhibition. " said Melani...
...Melani offers, " For a glimpse of Melani's photographs for this show, please see"

Related Stories

First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 10 mins ago - 2 reports

29 new agreements signed during Xi's visit to Cuba

At the top of the program, we continue our coverage of President Xi Jinping's visit to Cuba. On Tuesday, President Xi and Cuban leader Raul Castro pledged that the two countries will be long-term, staunch friends and partners for reciprocal cooperation. ... [Published - 10 mins ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 6 reports

China and Cuba sign 29 bilateral cooperation accords

Chinese President Xi Jinping (L) with Cuban President Raul CastroBy Caribbean News Now contributorHAVANA, Cuba -- Cuba and China signed 29 bilateral cooperation accords on Tuesday, during an official visit to the Caribbean island by Chinese President ... [Published Caribbean News Now! - 2 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 5 reports

Chinese president ends regional tour in cradle of Cuban Revolution

* Numerous credit and trade deals signed* No new investments announcedHAVANA, July 23 (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping ended an eight-day trip through Latin America on Wednesday with a visit to eastern Cuba, where both the island's independence ... [Published CNBC - 12 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 3 reports


Cuba obtained new funding in energy, transport, industry and bio-pharmaceuticals, thanks also to a new law introduced in June, during the visit to Havana of Chinese President Xi Jinping. The leader of the Asian giant is on a tour that has so far brought ... [Published Misna - 12 hours ago]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 12 reports

China to expand investment in Cuba

Full coverage:Xi attends BRICS summit, visits Latin AmericaChinese President Xi Jinping is in Cuba on the final leg of his four-nation visit to Latin America. China is Cuba’s second-largest trade partner after Venezuela. Cuba imports almost everything ... [Published CNTV - Jul 23 2014]
Entities: Cuba, China, Xi Jinping
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 6 reports

Studio interview: China focusing on direct investment in Cuba

Full coverage:Xi attends BRICS summit, visits Latin AmericaBefore leaving Caracas, Chinese President Xi oversaw the signing of dozens of cooperative agreements with Venezuela. One of the deals includes a $4 billion loan from China, to support the Joint ... [Published CNTV - Jul 23 2014]
Entities: Cuba, China, BRIC, Xi Jinping, Caracas
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 5 reports

Cuba and China Sign Economic Collaboration Agreements

Havana, July 22 (RHC) –- Cuba and China signed several bilateral collaboration accords Monday in Havana to further boost joint development and ratified that China is Cuba’s second major commercial partner.During a business forum at Havana’s Hotel Nacional, ... [Published Radio Habana Cuba - Jul 22 2014]
In Focus


sort by: Date | Relevance
Cuba's Customs Clamps Down in “Illegal Imports” [Published Global Voices Online - 5 hours ago]
On September 1, 2014 the Customs Service of the Republic of Cuba will begin enforcing new regulations intended to combat illegal trafficking of merchandise by relatives, friends and ‘mules’ (a slang term for couriers of goods from overseas through airports ...
Putin Denies Reactivation of the Cuban Radar St... [Published The Aviationist - 14 hours ago]
Vladimir Putin said that Russia will not reactivate the radar reconnaisance station in Cuba. Last week Russian newspaper Kommersant reported the news (that has been circulating for at least a couple of years ) that there were plans to reopen Russia’s ...
Chicago Will be a Stop for a First Class Cuban ... [Published Press Releases - 14 hours ago]
Chicago, IL, July 23, 2014 --( )-- Alexander Abreu and Havana D' Primera will be performing live for the first time in Illinois as a part of the "Me dicen Cuba" 2014 World Tour. This exclusive one night showing at Logan Square Auditorium promises ...
China Inks Cuba Accords as Xi Wraps Up Latin Am... [Published Bloomberg via Google News - 16 hours ago]
China Inks Cuba Accords as Xi Wraps Up Latin America Trip Bloomberg China President Xi Jinping wound down a eight-day tour of Latin America and the Caribbean vowing to boost investment and cooperation with Cuba as President Raul Castro struggles ...
Two Years Later, Death of Cuban Dissidents Stil... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Jul 22 2014]
The deaths of two Cuban dissidents two years ago under mysterious circumstances have still not been fully investigated, the Washington Post editorial board writes. Oswaldo Paya and Harold Cepero died two years ago Tuesday in a car crash off a deserted ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...


sort by: Date | Relevance
Putin pledges Cuba debt write-off [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 12 2014]
Putin pledges Cuba debt write-off [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jul 12 2014]
Putin begins Latin American tour amid Ukraine c... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 11 2014]
U.S. soldier flies to freedom after Afghan pris... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 01 2014]
The Longform Guide to Cuba [Published Slate Magazine - Apr 19 2014]
1 2

Press Releases

sort by: Date | Relevance
Council adopts Negotiating directives for bilat... [Published European Council - Press - EN - Feb 09 2014]
Two Areas in Miami-Dade County Selected for Hea... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 12 2013]
Obama hablo con Rouhani, será Raul Castro el pr... [Published PR Newswire - Oct 09 2013]
Contact Us

Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.