Wali Vidal — Chavoneros Stories

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As most of you know, people who graduate from the Altos de Chavón School of Design are considered Chavoneros. The students that come to Chavón love what they do and they love it so much that they are willing to spend sleepless nights in order to finish assignments set to them by the talented teachers they have here in Chavón.

Chavón School of Design has spent two years preparing a project titled “Chavoneros” where they sat down and talked to numerous graduate students from over 30 graduate classes about their experience here. They have recently been posting some of the videos of the series on their Facebook page, Altos de Chavon/La Escuela de Diseño and in their youtube channel, Escuela de Diseño Altos de Chavón. Below you’ll find one of the videos so that you can see how to this day these graduate students are very passionate about what they do and their time here.

Chavoneros: La Experiencia Académica from Chavón | La Escuela de Diseño on Vimeo.

In honor of it being Thursday and following the popular #TBT, some of you might remember that we also developed a couple of years back a series called “Chavoneros Stories”. Below you will find links to some of our past articles, and you can look forward as we bring you more in our upcoming series! Enjoy!!

Andrea Saenz - Chavoneros Stories

Chavoneros Stories: Andrea Sáenz, Fashion Design graduate

Alanna Lechhorn — Chavoneros Stories

Chavoneros Stories, Part 2: Alanna Leschhörn, Fine Arts & Illustration graduate

Familia Guzmán — Chavoneros Stories

A Chavonera Family! Chavoneros Stories – Part 3

Emilio Oscar — Chavoneros Stories

Chavoneros Stories: “At the school, you breath and live for art” – Emilio Oscar

Wali Vidal — Chavoneros Stories

Chavoneros Stories: The “Caribbean Pop Art” of Wali Vidal

To read more of our series just click HERE.

Chavón is not only a beautiful place for tourists to visit, but it is also a place where you can see, breathe and experience art at every corner! It is definitely a magical place to live and study!

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