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Philippe Dodard, Artistic Director of CARIFESTA

Philippe Dodard, Artistic Director of CARIFESTA

Born in Haiti in 1954, Philippe Dodard is considered one of the leaders of Haitian contemporary art and as the one who lead the harmonization between painting, sculpture, drawing and sound. Dodard was able to mix the iconographic features of Africa and the Caribbean to ...

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May 25th, 2015

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Haitians all over the world celebrate their flag

Haitians all over the world celebrate their flag

On May 18th, 2015 many celebrations took place around the island and in the diaspora, to honor the Haitian Flag. Here’s a bit of history on our beloved flag. “For the flag, for the country, dying is grand,” this is the opening line of “La Dessalinienne” ...

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May 19th, 2015

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Commitment of the Haitian Government to the success of CARIFESTA XII

Commitment of the Haitian Government to the success of CARIFESTA XII

The President of the Republic of Haiti, His Excellency Mr. Michel Joseph Martelly, and Prime Minister Mr. Evans Paul, accompanied by Members of the CARIFESTA XII Host Country Management Committee, met on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at the National Palace with the Secretary ...

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May 1st, 2015

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