Forty years ago, the emblematic artist Frank Sinatra inaugurated the Altos de Chavón Amphitheater with an unforgettable concert on August 20, 1982. After this milestone, other stars, such as Juan Luis Guerra, Shakira, Sting, and Elton John, walked the stage, leaving their mark. This year Altos de Chavón and Casa de Campo hosted many surprises […]
Category: Art and Culture
Upcoming: Exhibition ”Cromatismos” by the collective ”Artists en Casa” at WAO Gallery
“Cromatismos” is the name of the exhibition created by the artists: Claudia Messina, Mary Rosa Jimenez, Rocío Jimenez, Malele Strofer, América Olivo, Florence Wiriath and which will open at the WAO Gallery and Cultural Center on December 29th. This exhibit is a summary of different expressions, generations, and interpretations in the same room. ‘Artist En Casa’ […]
Chavonero Argenis Lebrón presents his latest exhibition at the Mirador Center
The Mirador Santo Domingo Cultural Center receives the impressive works of the artist and teacher Argenis Lebrón (San Cristóbal, 1985) gathered in his exhibition called “Desenfado / Memoria”. This exhibition closes the program of cultural activities and the celebration of the tenth anniversary, which is why it is the last of 2022: “We are proud […]
The artists Genero Reyes (Cayuco), and Pedro and Roosevelt Méndez bring ADVENT to the Altos de Chavón Regional Archaeological Museum.
The Altos de Chavón Regional Archaeological Museum opened the exhibition of nativity scenes “Advent” last Saturday, November 26th, made by Pedro Méndez, Roosevelt Méndez, and Cayuco, which are bearers of a colonial and Catholic tradition in the Dominican Republic, who, through their pieces carved in wood, polychrome, assembled, sculptural, in brass and recycled material, transmit […]
Coming Soon! “The Magical World of Disney”, by the Elizabeth P. de Zeller Ballet Academy in Altos de Chavón
On Friday, December 16th as part of this year’s holiday program, the Elizabeth de Zeller Ballet Academy, will present its traditional annual ballet show at the Altos de Chavón amphitheater. In this year’s show, they will perform “The Magical World of Disney”, a beautiful rendition of all of our favorite movies! The founder of the academy […]
WAO Gallery & Cultural Center opened the Garden of Wishes by the plastic artist Ónice Mejía.
WAO Gallery & Cultural Center located in Altos de Chavón opened on the night of Friday, November 25, 2022, the exhibition “The Garden of Wishes” by the artist Ónice Mejía. Ónice, presented a series of paintings in mixed media, sculptures and installations inspired by nature and the environment that surrounds it, leaving the contradiction between […]
WAO Gallery & Cultural Center will present the exhibition “The Garden of Wishes” by plastic artist Ónice Mejía
WAO Gallery & Cultural Center located in Altos de Chavón will open the exhibition “The Garden of Wishes” by the artist Ónice Mejía. On this occasion, Ónice presents us with a series of paintings in mixed media, sculptures, and installations. Her inspiration is the nature in the artist inhabits, where the seed is the presentation […]
The Mirador Cultural Center will present “Desenfado/Memoria”, an individual exhibition by the painter Argenis Lebrón
The Mirador Santo Domingo Cultural Center, as part of its artistic Christmas program and closure of its cultural activities corresponding to the celebration of the tenth anniversary of its foundation, will inaugurate on November 23 at seven at night, the suggestive individual exhibition ” Casual/memory”, by the renowned Chavonero artist Argenis Lebrón; Widely known in […]
Four majestic sculptures by the famous sculptor Gustavo Vélez arrive at Altos de Chavón
The inauguration of the exhibition “Forms and Rhythms in the Geometric Dimension” by master sculptor Gustavo Vélez took place on Saturday, October 15 at WAO Gallery, being a great honor to have a sculpture garden in the open-air plazas of Altos de Chavón. The exhibition consists of 4 monumental sculptures in Carrara marble from Pietra […]
Tribute to Sinatra: Celebrating 40 years of music at the Altos de Chavón Amphitheater
As part of the program to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Altos de Chavón amphitheater, a Tribute to Frank Sinatra was held on Saturday, October 23, commemorating the opening of the amphitheater starring, at that time, the late artist, and also included the same piano used in that concert!
Kristin Simmons presents her collection of PoP art pieces at Casa de Campo Resort
In early October, New York artist Kristin Simmons presented her latest Pop art exhibition to the Casa de Campo community of residents and guests at the WAO Chavón Innovation Hub in Altos de Chavón.