La Mansión Camagüey, Concordia #418, Centro Habana; Inside the fairly conventional exterior, is the stuff of dreams, a timeless gem, an architectural splendour; built in 1913. The ardent “Morir por la Patria es vivir” (“To die for one’s country is to live”) etched on the walls of the former grand foyer. This building now houses one of Havana’s most famous paladars, La Guarida.
Hermosa Habana indeed.
All photos were taken during a workshop in Havana with Nicolas Pascarel.
Key concepts taught during the workshop and put into practice for this specific photo narrative of this now infamous gem of a building included: