Havana Then and Now®
Havana Then and Now®

Havana Then and Now®

Then and Now®

PHOTOGRAPHY

144 Pages, 11 x 9.5

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $26.95)

Publication Date: December 2017

ISBN 9781911595175

Rights: US & CA

Pavilion Books Group (Dec 2017)
Pavilion

Price: $19.95
 
 

Overview

Putting archive and contemporary photographs of the same landmark side-by-side, Havana Then and Now®? provides a visual chronicle of of Cuba's fascinating capital city 

This revised edition includes the buildings of state, the Spanish influences of the 19th century, the ancient churches, old public squares, and shopping streets shaded by giant awnings. Sites include: Castillo del  Morro, Fortaleza de San Carlos, Wreck of the Maine, the Malecon, Paseo del Prado, Plaza de San Francisco, Muelle de Luz, Avenida del  Puerto, Plaza de Armas, Calle Obispo, Calle O'Reilly, Barrio Chino, Tacon Market, Parque Central, Hotel Inglaterra, Hotel Plaza, Teatro Tacon, Teatro Payret, Campo de Marte, Capitolo Nacional, Presidential Palace, Columbus Cemetery, Monument of the Medical Students, University of Havana, and Ernest Hemingway's house.

Author Biography

Llilian Llanes is the founding director of Cuba's principal contemporary art museum, the Wilfredo Lam Center. A former University of Havana art history professor, she organized six Havanna Biennial exhibitions from 1984 to 1999. She is the author of The Houses of Old Cuba.