Friday, May 27, 2011

June 15 Reception in Saint Paul

Uruguay's Foreign Minister, Dr. Luis Almagro, and a delegation of officials coming from Uruguay to Minnesota next month have confirmed they will be attending our June 15 reception to celebrate the United States launch of Hello Montevideo, a new book of photographs by Uruguyan artist Federico Estol.

The reception will take place on Wednesday, June 15, from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m., in the Founders Hall reception area of Metropolitan State University, at 700 East Seventh Street, Saint Paul, Minnesota. The artist's work will be on display and copies of his book will be available. Light food fare and wines from Uruguay will be served (voluntary donations appreciated).

Please see the program at right. RSVP to or 612-242-1863.

Monday, May 16, 2011

Alina Gil press coverage

Patrick Moore writes that Alina Gil, a Teacher in Residence visiting Minnesota this month, is "one of the most pleasant people I have ever met."

That's no small praise coming from Patrick, someone who knows everyone!

The Tribune published a story on Alina this week.