April 21, 2021
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BARUJ SALINAS: Premio Amelia Peláez 2021

The CCCNY bestows the Amelia Peláez Award 2021, its highest recognition in the visual arts, to artist Baruj Salinas (Havana, 1935), widely recognized as a central figure in modern Latin American art.
January 20, 2020
CENEGAL, Acrylic on canvas, 30x60

Gables architecture firm combines holiday party with art exhibition

Permuy Architecture hosted its second annual “Art + Architecture” holiday art exhibition on Friday, Dec. 13. Featured artworks by renowned Cuban artists Baruj Salinas and the late José Mijares (1921-2004)
December 10, 2018

Baruj Salinas: la pintura como libertad

El arte cubano tiene exponentes en todos los movimientos visuales de vanguardia y muchos de sus artistas han alcanzado fama internacional, además de tener un lugar considerable en el mercado del arte.
February 23, 2017

Pope Francis accepts new Chumash intended to improve interfaith dialogue

Pope Francis on Thursday received a newly published version of the Five Books of Moses during an event hosted by the Vatican.
December 7, 2016

Visions of Baruj Salinas

I think that Baruj Salinas is a Cuban artist not only because he was born in that Caribbean country where, I too, was born, but because he possesses a capacity for transculturation that characterizes our identity.
May 20, 2015

Miami artist creates painting for display in Jerusalem and the Vatican

When artist Baruj Salinas imagines the biblical downpour, he prefers to paint a rainbow. In his Southwest Miami studio, he exhibits one of the paintings that forms part of the Torah project.
May 2, 2015

Pintor cubano exhibe en el Vaticano

Uno de los cuadros formará parte de un proyecto de la Torah.
August 16, 2005

Baruj Salinas Interview

The interview took place in Baruj Salinas’ home in Miami. Date: 8/16/2005. Interviewed by Lynette Bosch. Filmed by Norma Gracia. Transcribed by Paul Symington. Edited by Jorge J. E. Gracia.