Information Session

Photography in Cuba Information Session

Join Luis Brens to learn about Photography in Havana, Cuba during Summer of 2014 Dialogue of Civilizations program.

Information Session: November 5 at 6:00pm, 305 Ryder Hall

CUBA: Photography and Cuban Culture

Dialogue of Civilizations | Havana, Cuba

Faculty Leader: Luis Brens

Study Abroad Coordinator: Colleen Boyle

Term: Summer I


  • ARTE 2500 Art + Design Abroad: Studio – Photo Basic

OR ARTE 2500 Art & Design Abroad: Studio – Documentary Photography

  • ARTE 2501  Art + Design Abroad: History – Cuba Cultural History


All Students in the Cuba Dialogue will be enrolled in Cuba Cultural History, a class with a focus on the culture, music and visual arts, while engaged in an intensive photographic program. Weekly assignments that encourage engagement with the local culture will be assigned.

Students will take either Photo Basics for Majors and Non-Majors or Documentary Photography. Photo Basics will cover current photographic software and digital camera usage and is open to the entire university. It is designed for students with no prior knowledge of photography.  Documentary Photography students must show a portfolio to be take this section.  This class is designed for students with significant background in photography.  A final portfolio is required for successful completion of both classes.

View last year’s Photo Cuba work.




Tue, Nov 05, 2013

6:00 pm

305 Ryder