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Preserving Cultures, Promoting Artists

SAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica – A large hummingbird mural shimmering with aqua blue and lime green hues welcomes visitors to Chietón Morén, a two-room museum and shop devoted to indigenous cultures. Once inside, the only sound hinting at the busy San José street outside is the beeping of car horns. Andrea Morales is there four … Continue reading

Environment inspires Monteverde artists

Art imitates life at Casa de Arte Monteverde, a studio and gallery located in one of the most diverse ecosystems in the world. Much of the artwork reflects the surrounding Monteverde cloud forest, in which one can find more than 400 species of birds, 700 types of butterflies and thousands of types of plants. The … Continue reading