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date: 26 November 2022

Postrevolutionary Poster Art and Graphic Design in Cubalocked

Postrevolutionary Poster Art and Graphic Design in Cubalocked

  • Claudio SotolongoClaudio SotolongoDepartment of Art History and Literature, University of Havana

Summary

The Cuban film posters produced by the Institute of Cinematic Art and Industry from 1964 to 1974 were the synthesis of an exploratory process that defined new subject matter established by the Revolution. This process created a canon that achieved its own visual language and was supported by specialized critics, followed a formal style, and adopted a variety of composition structures. Elements of that canon can be traced back from contemporary Cuban posters.

Subjects

  • History of the Caribbean
  • 1945–1991
  • Cultural History
  • Revolutions and Rebellions

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