Featured Buildings and Architects

Casa Manuela Ofelia Viamontes

Casa Manuela Ofelia Viamontes Frank Martinez Siboney, Playa, Havana 1957 Martinez’s house for Manuela Ofelia Viamontes in the Reparto Biltmore […]

Casa Eugenio Batista

Casa Eugenio Batista Eugenio Batista Miramar 1944 Located one block in from the coast on 3rd Avenue, the house consisted […]

Habana Hilton Hotel

Above the multi-level plinth, the rooms occupy twenty-one identical floors, each one identified by the deep balcony that protected its […]

Hotel Capri

Hotel Capri  José Canavés Ugalde Vedado 1957 Designed by architect José Canavés Ugalde and completed in 1957, the Hotel Capri […]


Best known as the Arcos de Cristal, the central room of the Tropicana Nightclub in Marianao was an extraordinary synthesis […]

Anter Building

Edificio Anter Borges   For the Edificio Anter on a narrow lot in the Vedado, Borges used deep balconies to […]