Events

La Guarida, Havana

Wednesday, March 16, 2017 – Leaving my favorite restaurant, La Guarida, with our fearless leader, Michael Connors (on the left) and our group… with a little attitude! One more trip is planned from April 17-23, 2017 for Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts. There are a few spots still available, if interested.

🇨🇺 — with Michael Connors, Kate Millard, Viola Tagliatela, Abigail Collier Floe, Stephen Tagliatela and Ana Daniel.

Unknown Treasures: Art and Architecture in Cuba Today

Unknown Treasures: Art and Architecture in Cuba Today

Center for Architecture – Sarasota, FL

Center for Architecture - Sarasota

ID Collection’s Havana Modern Event

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Los Angeles Times: A Cuba Tour Guide With An Expert’s Eye On Art And Architecture

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Presentacion del libro “Caribbean Houses”

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Presentacion del libro “Caribbean Houses”, por autor Michael Connors en la Basilica Menor del Convento de San Franisco de Asis Havana, Cuba

 

Lecture & Book Signing

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Author Michael Connors with Colonial West Indian furniture aficionados Dr. Henry Haye and his wife Vanara at David Skinner Antiques, Charleston, South Carolina.

Michael Connors @ Dallas Design Center

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A Night of Cuban Casas and Culture – Paper City

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Michael Connors at Krispen

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Michael with Oscar “Cayuco” (the Homerun Kid) Blas

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“During Havana, Cuba’s 15th International Ernest Hemingway Colloquium I met with Oscar “Cayuco” (the Homerun Kid) Blas, last surviving member of the original “Estrellas de Gigi“.
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Michael with Wayne Smith, former Chief of Mission at the US Interests Section in Havana

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“Off to Cuba on American Airlines w/ Wayne Smith, former Chief of Mission at the US Interests Section in Havana (equivalent to an Embassy where no formal diplomatic relations exist) under President Jimmy Carter from 1972 to 1982.
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15th International Ernest Hemingway Colloquium

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Krispen Home Welcomes Caribbean Design Expert & Historian Michael Connors – May 5th

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Connors at one of his Naples book-signings w/ John Parke Wright IV, a sixth generation Floridan whose ancestors pioneered trade between Cuba and the US from the 1850s

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Willem Marx, correspondent for Bloomberg TV interviewing Connors in Havana

Bloomberg TV interviewing Connors in Havana

The Writer’s Domain 2015 – January 29, 2015

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A Magazine – Season’s Readings

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Ivan Vergara, director of F.A.C. (Fabrica de Arte Cubano) with Connors in Havana

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Ricardo Porro, one of Cuba’s greatest mid-twentieth century architects passed away in Paris

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Ricardo Porro, one of Cuba’s greatest mid-twentieth century architects passed away in Paris on December 25, 2014

More information can be found here.