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Oct 17, 2012 Ξ No Comments

Bogota hosts massive video game conference

posted by Caitlin Trent

The Latin American Video Game Conference will be held in Colombia’s capital Bogota from October 18 to 20, drawing thousands of “students, professionals and developers” from the video game industry.  Full Article »


Aug 14, 2012 Ξ No Comments

Colombia celebrates its cinema (video)

posted by Courtney Scott

Colombian cinema from the past two years will be celebrated at the fourth edition of “The Week of Colombian Film.” From August 31 to September 9 the best Colombian movies  Full Article »


Dec 20, 2011 Ξ No Comments

See out the year with salsa at the Feria de Cali 2011

posted by Toni Peters

The 2011 Feria de Cali will bring the year to a close in a whirlwind of music, parades, dancing, parties, bull-fights, antique cars and concerts featuring world-renowned artists. The post-Christmas  Full Article »


Jul 8, 2011 Ξ No Comments

Bogota tribute concert to celebrate African heritage

posted by Marguerite Cawley

Bogota will celebrate Afro-Colombian and traditional culture and African heritage with a grand tribute concert on the country’s Independence Day, July 20. Afro-Colombian artists and representatives of the country’s musical  Full Article »


Jul 6, 2011 Ξ No Comments

Alternative electronic trio Thieves Like Us to perform Bogota

posted by Marguerite Cawley

Alternative synth pop and electronic music trio Thieves Like Us will perform in Bogota on July 22, before hitting Medellin the following night, events site reported. Two years after  Full Article »


Jul 5, 2011 Ξ No Comments

Barranquilla releases promotional Carnaval calendar

posted by Marguerite Cawley

Barranquilla released its first ever calendar to promote Carnaval, the Colombian Caribbean coastal city’s biggest annual celebration, newspaper El Heraldo reported Tuesday. The Barranquilla Carnaval Foundation created the calendar with  Full Article »


Jun 17, 2011 Ξ No Comments

Rock al Parque brings 80 bands to Bogota

posted by Stephen Manker

Colombia’s largest music festival, Rock al Parque, has more than 80 bands slated to play in Bogota from July 1-4. The government-sponsored festival, which has attracted local and international bands  Full Article »


Jun 14, 2011 Ξ No Comments

‘Gastronomical Museum’ exhibit has Cali citizens licking their chops

posted by Marguerite Cawley

Cali‘s first “Gastronomical Museum” exhibit, which opened Tuesday, will serve as a space for visitors to learn about the development of Colombian cuisine, from the pre-Columbian era to the present.  Full Article »


Jun 13, 2011 Ξ No Comments

Medellin to present 124 bands in citywide music festival

posted by Marguerite Cawley

Colombia’s Antioquian capital, Medellin, will present the “Fiesta de la Musica 2011″ on Saturday, June 18, in which 124 bands will play in 14 different locations across the city, according to  Full Article »


May 26, 2011 Ξ No Comments

Colombian artist Botero tops sales at NYC auction event

posted by Marguerite Cawley

Colombian artist Fernando Botero’s art accounted for one third of sales at New York City art auction house Sotheby’s Latin American art sale on Wednesday, making it the most-sold art  Full Article »

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