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Lolo Galeria-Taller

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Hiddem gem in Matanzas, so much worth a visit for a unique experience and contact with Cuban artists

Lolo is a superb place to visit. Workshop where different artists are working and sell their... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2018
Antwerp, Belgium
Amazing Art Gallery with Working Artists present!

Our annual trip to Matanzas wouldn't be complete without a visit to this art gallery! The works... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
Athens, Georgia
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In our studio you are going to find firsthand fine art pieces and the renowned artist who made them. It is a place where clay, plaster, glass, metal and fiber glass become into works of art. We promise that you will always remember having visited us.
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Narvaez Street 27 | Jovellanos & Matanzas, Matanzas 40100, Cuba
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Reviewed June 22, 2018

Lolo is a superb place to visit. Workshop where different artists are working and sell their pieces of art. Very friendly atmosphere ... We left the place with a superb statue which found its place in our living room in the meantime. Excellent documentation for...More

Thank 72Chris
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Our annual trip to Matanzas wouldn't be complete without a visit to this art gallery! The works displayed are varied with statues, paintings, ceramics, glassware and more. Even more than the beautiful artwork displayed, I love seeing the artists at work in the space. Not...More

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Reviewed April 4, 2018

Visit this galleria with it's wonderful statues of heads, walking ladies, ceramics and most admiring of all, the tanker in the shape of a snake, hanging on the wall. And also the bench on the outside with the bending figures is a must see. My...More

Thank Piet P
Reviewed February 26, 2018

This is an amazing gallery, not only is the art spectacular, the people are very kind and welcoming. This is certainly a gem in Matanzas. Go you will be amazed. I had a group of photographers there and they all loved it!

Thank Don M
Reviewed February 8, 2018

This was part of an organized tour and I could have stayed well past the time we were allotted. The metal work is both fascinating and tortured. There are ceramics as well. Some items are for sale so be sure to support the local artists...More

Thank vas57
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

The best feature of Lolo... is meeting the artists and handcraftmen who work there and are able to explain every piece. Of course there are specialists for selling the pieces, but just seeing the real talent on function is impressive. I went with a friend...More

Thank Katherine S
Reviewed January 8, 2018

A wonderful collective studio and exhibition space of great and interesting contemporary artists who are very welcoming, friendly and informative, as well as talented

Thank Jill H
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

We dropped in at the gallery and workshop on a rainy afternoon in May and greatly enjoyed the artwork and friendly conversations. We got to decorate our own mugs and only regretted that we could not stay long enough to see them fired.

Thank mzank
Reviewed April 29, 2017

I'd learned about this from a YouTube video. Our guide (who is from and lives in Matanzas) had never been here before, but he was certainly impressed to discover it! The studios and gallery are in the remains of an old sugar warehouse along the...More

1  Thank PeterDRichard
Reviewed April 27, 2017

This is a hidden gem. I say "hidden" because I didn't find it in any of the guidebooks. however it is a fantastic artist's studio headed by a respected artist "Lolo" ( that's his nickname, I can't recall his given name). Lolo has a group...More

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We had no problems in February 2017. Be sure to have receipts incase there's a question. In general, going into and out of Cuba was painless. Don't know what Trump may be doing though....he made some comments about... More