Alongside its Chavón Summer workshops, the Altos de Chavón School of Design will also be having fine arts courses designed to develop student technique and creativity. These courses, which begin on Monday, July 30th will be taught by instructors who will travel from the New York Academy of Arts and will cover a variety of topics from […]
Casa de Campo Living magazine’s summer issue is dedicated to film-lovers! We’ve seen how throughout the years Casa has served as a backdrop for many films, music videos, and tv specials plus Altos de Chavón houses a fantastic film school at the Chavón School of Design so we decided to dedicate the first half of this […]
A new month, a new movie! The outdoor cinema had been a topic for some time, and it became a reality with its first film “Carpinteros” by José María Cabral. Since then, it has shown a total of five Dominican movies. This month, the Dirección General de Cine, Chavon School of Design, and Casa de Campo […]
We have two new artists in residence in Altos de Chavón collaborating on a project researching the relationship between the archaic and the contemporary. Both artists currently live and work in Milan, Italy and have travelled here to further the progress of their project, “Signo, símbolo, conteporáneo”. The artists are part of the Adolfo Pini […]
Last week, we welcomed a new month and with it, many wonderful activities such as a Tropical Cafe de la Leche, the Sugar Golf Tournament, Fundación MIR Sugar Bazaar, the Casa de Campo Spring Shootout, and many more! Today we are inviting you to another event that has quickly become a community favorite, the Altos […]
The famous Martha Stewart paid a visit to our lovely island, taking trips to Altos de Chavón and the Chavón School of Design in Santo Domingo. During her visit, Martha spent time admiring all that Altos de Chavón has to offer, exploring our little cobblestone city above the river and visiting classrooms at the school. […]
Last Thursday, March 15th, the Dirección General de Cine, Chavón School of Design, and Casa de Campo showed another fantastic Dominican film under the stars in Altos de Chavón at the world-famous amphitheater. Students, residents, and vacationers filled the pop-up theater eager to watch Jeffrey written, directed, and produced by Dominican Yanillys Pérez.
The Dirección General de Cine, Chavon School of Design, and Casa de Campo invite you to enjoy another screening under the stars at the world renown amphitheater! The open air cinema will be showing Jeffrey Thursday, March 15th!
Under the theme “Reshape the Future,” Chavón School of Design students pull out all the stops in producing ensembles that are eco-friendly and statement worthy. Incorporating only recycled pieces, designers told stories that spoke volumes in terms of environmentalism and humanitarianism.
From February 19th to 26th renown Argentine director Lucrecia Martel, will be here in the La Romana Campus of Chavón School of Design. During her time here she will have several meetings with students and the public in general as well as a 5 hour workshop on Wednesday, February 21st!
Last Thursday, January 18th, The Dirección General de Cine, Chavón School of Design, and Casa de Campo put on their second outdoor movie at the amphitheater and it was a huge success! The cool evening sky cleared and bright stars lit up the night sky as Nana, the documentary, played on the big screen!