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Sangrias and candle making workshop at WAO Chavón Innovation Hub by PBO

WAO Innovation Hub by PBO hosted its first Sangria and Candle-making workshop on Saturday, June 4th with the collaboration of Chavonera and beloved Casa De Campo artist, America Olivo de Pool. The workshop turned out to be a success due to the great acceptance of the community where, between laughter, camaraderie, and delicious sangria, they learned […]

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Chavón The School of Design opens in September the first technical career of Animation in the country

With the aim of turning the Dominican Republic into an animation hub for the local and international market, Chavón La Escuela de Diseño announces that starting in September, it will include in its offerings the technical career in Animation, at the Miraflores Campus (Santo Domingo), thus becoming the first school to do so in the […]

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Soda Stereo made Altos de Chavón vibrate to the rhythm of rock with its farewell concert “Gracias Totales”

The Argentine group Soda Stereo successfully presented its presentation in Altos de Chavón of the farewell tour “Gracias totales”, turning the artists’ village into the epicenter of rock. The concert full of energy and good vibes is their way of thanking their fans for the successes that have marked their career and honoring the memory […]

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WAO Gallery opens its doors to the International Physical and Digital Itinerant Collective Exhibition of Migrant Women

Last Friday, March 25, 2022, the WAO Gallery and Cultural Center – We Are One- with the support and collaboration of the Ministry of Women, presented an innovative traveling exhibition of international artists that combines the physical with the digital and introduces the world Crypto and NFTs to the local digital art market, reconfirming Altos […]

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Art invades Altos de Chavón with a group of 24 Chavoneros taking Illustration workshop

On Sunday, March 19th, 24 students and their teacher Jonathan Schmidt arrived at Altos de Chavón. The students were part of a week-long Illustration workshop that took place in the artists’ village. Early in the morning, the students were seen together with their teacher whilst discussing the days’ agenda and later on drawing all around […]

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International Collective Exhibition of Migrant Women “The art of being woman” in WAO Gallery by PBO

On the occasion of women’s month, Arte Latino presents a special collective exhibition of women artists around the world. The collective includes works by living legends of Latin American Art Elsa Núñez and Rosa Tavares, as well as outstanding artists of vibrant artistic expression such as Iris Pérez Romero. Through their creations, the artists express […]

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New museologist at the Altos de Chavón Museum of Archaeology

The Altos de Chavón Archaeological Museum recently welcomed its new director, museologist and historian Margarita González. Margarita was coordinator of the department of educational services of the Museum of Modern Art, and has conceptualized, executed, and commissioned five Dominican museums, such as Trampolin Children’s Museum and Telecommunications Cultural Center in Sto. Dgo, the President Ramón […]

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Work, Make, Play, Learn, Create: WAO Innovation Hub by PBO opens in Altos De Chavón

Last Friday, March 25th, the Patronato Benéfico Oriental (PBO) hosted an event to launch their new project the WAO Innovation Hub by PBO; a unique space in Altos de Chavón to foster innovation, creativity, prosperity, and impact.  During the activity, guests were able to learn firsthand about the hub and see the renovated space located […]

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Don’t miss on Tuesday, February 8th, “Tales by the Sea” a puppet show for the whole family!

Next Tuesday, February 8, at the Altos de Chavón amphitheater, an incredible show named “Tales by the sea” will be presented for all the family with puppets, music, and unforgettable stories. The participatory show will benefit the Hogar del Niño and is presented by the esteemed Dominican cultural agent, writer, and journalist, Freddy Ginebra, who […]

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Chavón School of Design announces the start of its short courses program

Chavón The School of Design will begin a new academic year with its renowned Continuing Education program, which this time will offer —both in virtual and face-to-face mode in the Santo Domingo campus— its customary cycle of short courses related to the world of art, design, and creativity. The Continuing Education program, which will run […]

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Remember the movie that was filmed here a few months ago? The trailer for “The Lost City” with Sandra Bullock, Channing Tatum, and Brad Pitt is out!

The first trailer for the new Rom-Com The Lost City is out, showing Sandra Bullock and Channing Tatum relying on each other for survival. Daniel Radcliffe plays a villain in The Lost City and watch out for Brad Pitt’s hilarious cameo! The Lost City focuses on the story of a romance-adventure novelist Loretta Sage (Bullock) who […]