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Leticia Del Monte
Miami Beach, Florida
Social Media Specialist, Web Developer, Web Content Manager
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A Brief History Of Cuban Art Cuban art, like Cuban cuisine and demographics, offers a cosmopolitan blend of the various cultures that have been blended together over the past five centuries of the island’s life. advertise here The styles incorporated by Cuban artists into their work include contemporary influences from... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2013 at Leticia del Monte
David Perry, head of Sony's recent acquisition Gaikai, showed off the PlayStation 4's new cloud technology this week. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) The new Sony PlayStation 4 is a beast of a gaming console, but its most amazing feature has nothing to do with with raw power. That shows just how... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2013 at Leticia del Monte
Facebook Twitter Google Save E-mail Share Print Fashion Week, which wrapped up last week in New York and moved on to London and to Milan this week, used to be an insular industry event. Buyers and editors attended and made calls as to what their customers would want months from... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2013 at Leticia del Monte
Regina Cano HAVANA TIMES – With dances and folk music of Obiní Batá activities were initiated prior to the opening of 19th Erotic Art Exhibition in the Fayad Jamis Gallery of Alamar, Havana on Saturday February 16th. This show awards, in addition to the visual arts, fiction and poetry on... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2013 at Leticia del Monte
HAVANA TIMES — The Superior Institute of Art (ISA) and the National Art School (ENA) were declared national monuments by the National Heritage Council on Monday in Havana, reported the Prensa Latina news agency. Highlighted during the ceremonies were the high architectural values ??of this educational complex, the only one... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2013 at Leticia del Monte
Opposition blogger Yoani Sánchez stirred controversy in Brazil on Wednesday when she made a ironic comment about the Cuban government’s misuses of money, time and resources in an international campaign for the release of five Cuban spies. She had said that if that they were freed, the Cuban government would... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2013 at Leticia del Monte
From the creators of the fan favourite, Chubby Stick, Clinique introduces the newest member of the Chubby Stick family, Chubby Stick Shadow Tint for Eyes. These creamy shadow sticks are portable and convenient while providing sheer, buildable, long-wearing colour. The shadow’s unique formula and packaging is easy to use and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2013 at Leticia del Monte
via nytimes.com Painters, sculptors, poets, composers, photographers, filmmakers and choreographers alike ventured into this new territory, struggling to sever Western art’s age-old link with legible images, narrative logic, harmonic structure and rhyme. It was a thrilling, terrifying process, and in terms of the history of art, it is one of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
‘FLANNERY O’CONNOR: THE CARTOONS’ (Fantagraphics, $22.99). Flannery O’Connor drew cartoons? She did, early in her life, before issuing collections like “A Good Man Is Hard to Find,” and the prints collected here are droll and strange. One depicts a wallflower at a school dance. She smiles and thinks to herself,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
When Saint Francis of Assisi staged the first ever nativity scene in a cave in 1223, with a simple manger, ox and an ass, he could have had no idea what he was starting. Almost 800 years later, his humble tableau has been transformed into everything from miniature toy sets... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
The Edvard Munch show at Tate Modern was a riot of colour, an exhilarating display of what paint can do; it was also profoundly moving and often dark. Munch's sister died of tuberculosis when he was 14, and one large room was hung with his reworkings of that loss: his... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
Understanding that "free" interactive services have to extract some marketing value from their users is one thing. But Instagram’s bizarre interaction yesterday with its community of users-cum-content providers is a case study, by turns, in hubris, tone-deafness, poor communications skills, a breakdown in social media etiquette and just bad manners.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
AMSTERDAM (AP) — With the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam closed for renovations until April, the world's second-largest collection of the tortured Dutch master's work is stepping into the limelight. The Kroeller-Mueller museum in the eastern Netherlands is not as well-known but is still considered a jewel among connoisseurs. It... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
The pygmy right whale, a mysterious and elusive creature that rarely comes to shore, is the last living relative of an ancient group of whales long believed to be extinct, a new study suggests. The findings, published today (Dec. 18) in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, may help... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
The marketplace for Cuban art has finally come of age. Today art galleries, museums, music venues, and the like are all filled with the beautiful expression of Cuban artist. From New York to Paris, interest has gained momentum and an increasing number of artists are discovering a thriving market for... Continue reading
Posted Dec 11, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
via miamiartguide.com Dec 4- 9, 2012. NADA is held in parallel with Art Basel Miami Beach and is recognized as a much needed alternative assembly of the world’s youngest and strongest art galleries dealing with emerging contemporary art. It is the only major American art fair to be run by... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
The so-called “purchase funnel” for consumers is no longer linear, and it no longer stops, thanks to social media. According to a new study from the Advertising Research Foundation, nearly one-third of shoppers said social media influenced their brand preference, either by introducing those consumers to brands they were unfamiliar... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
Simplicity breeds adoption, especially when it comes to online advertising and marketing. "In an ideal world complexity wouldn't exist; a product would be so simple every small business could use it," said Dan Levy, the social network's lead for small business, at the BIA/Kelsey interactive conference. "Until that day comes,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
via images.apple.com Over the past 30 years, Full Sail University has trained tens of thousands of students for careers in film, broadcast, and media. The school has always focused on addressing the real-world needs of the industries it feeds, adjusting its courses and tools to match. And since a new... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
El próximo viernes, día 30 de noviembre, Leal’s Gallery inaugura una muestra expositiva de pinturas eróticas de Servando Cabrera Moreno, titulada: "Servando Cabrera Moreno. Pinturas eróticas". Ese día asistirá en calidad de invitado especial el Lic. Roberto Cobas Amates, curador de la vanguardia cubana del Museo Nacional de Bellas Arte... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
El Teatro Lírico Rodrigo Prats celebró los 50 años de creado con una gala dedicada al barítono Raúl Camayd, que contó el guión, la puesta en escena y dirección artística de Eduardo Eimil. Los orígenes familiares, el quehacer profesional y la vida afectiva de Raúl Camayd, fundador de la compañía,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
Miami Beach Art Basel 2012 From December 6 through 9, Miami Beach, Florida, will host the 11th edition of Art Basel, the most prestigious art show in the Americas. More than 260 leading galleries from North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa will take part, showcasing works by more... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
Walmart's Silicon Valley social- and e-commerce-innovation hub may have lost two high-profile leaders this summer, but it continues to crank out projects as it prepares full-scale rollout of a food-subscription service and a broader application of its Shopycat gift-recommendation engine. --> The @WalmartLabs unit today is broadly launching Goodies Co.,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2012 at Leticia del Monte
Pinterest is sending a signal to the multitude of brands and retailers already active on its platform that it's getting ready to open for business itself by unveiling accounts designated for marketers today. --> Pinterest's new-business accounts -- which are free of charge -- aren't brand pages in the tradition... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2012 at Leticia del Monte