IDB presents DIS\PLACE: Notions of Home in Latin American Photojournalism

Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 19:00
Exhibition features works by 11 photojournalists from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Mexico, and Peru. The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will present the exhibition “ DIS\PLACE: Notions of Home in Latin American Photojournalism ” with works by 11 photojournalists who illustrate experiences of displacement in Latin America. The opening reception to the public will take place on November 15, 2017 at 6pm. Registration is free.

Master Venezuelan artist Carlos Cruz-Diez meets with IDB President Moreno

Thursday, February 23, 2012 - 17:30
The President of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Luis Alberto Moreno, met yesterday with Master Venezuelan artist Carlos Cruz-Diez to discuss the artist’s works and to share ideas about the direction of creative industries throughout the Latin American and Caribbean region.  Cruz-Diez, considered a major figure in contemporary art and one of the founders of the Kinetic Art movement has lived and worked in Paris since 1960. His research and color experimentation brought about unconventional color structures in his paintings which the eye often perceives as motion. 

IDB’s Inter-American Culture and Development Foundation, SEGIB, and OEI to Hold a Forum on “The Presence of Ibero-American Culture in the United States: Building a common agenda”

Tuesday, October 26, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Culture and Development Foundation (ICDF) of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB),  the Iberoamerican General Secretariat (SEGIB), and the Department of Education, Culture, Science and Technology of the Organization of the Ibero-American States (OEI) will hold the forum, “The Presence of Ibero-American Culture in the United States: Building a Common Agenda”, on October 27-28, 2010 at the IDB Headquarters in Washington, DC. The event is co-sponsored by t

IDB Cultural Center launches Call-for-proposals for small-scale projects

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 - 03:00
The Cultural Center of the Inter-American Development Bank is launching an open call-for-proposals to obtain grants for small-scale cultural development projects. Applications must be submitted before January 31, 2011 to the IDB country offices in the 26 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean.

IDB launches campaign in Washington, D.C. to help Haitian artists

Friday, September 10, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank has launched the “Haiti’s Colors of Hope” campaign to raise donations in cash and art supplies for Haitian artists affected by the Jan. 12 earthquake. The embassies of Argentina, Guatemala, Spain, Uruguay and Venezuela in Washington, D.C. are also supporting the September 9-16 campaign.

IDB Cultural Center receives Washington Mayor's Art Award

Friday, March 12, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter American Development Bank Cultural Center and its director Félix Ángel will receive this year´s Washington D.C. Mayor´s Art Award for its Visionary Leadership in the Arts. The award will be officially delivered on March 22nd, at the DC Historical Society.

IDB launches art contest to promote science and math potential

Wednesday, February 3, 2010 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank´s Cultural Center and Education Division invite artists from Latin America and the Caribbean to submit artwork that seeks to explore, stimulate, and propose creative and artistic alternatives in the teaching of natural sciences and mathematics.

Inter-American Culture and Development Foundation launches Bank of Musical Instruments

Tuesday, May 19, 2009 - 03:00
The Inter-American Culture and Development Foundation (ICDF), a nonprofit organization commited to support cultural development, will launch the Bank of Musical Instruments, an initiative that aims to provide poor children in Latin America and the Caribbean with donated instruments. The event will take place on Tuesday, May 26 at 6:30 p.m., in the Enrique Iglesias Conference Center in Washington, D.C.

IDB Cultural Center announces call for proposal for small-scale projects

Wednesday, October 15, 2008 - 03:00
The Cultural Center of the Inter-American Development Bank launches the call for proposals for its 2009 grants for small-scale cultural development projects. Applications should be submitted before January 31, 2009 to the IDB country offices in the 26 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean that are borrowing members of the Bank.