Newton Estape Vila

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Newton Estape Vila
Born (1913-05-02)2 May 1913
Santa Clara, Villa Clara, Cuba
Died 22 November 1980(1980-11-22) (aged 67)
Havana, Cuba
Nationality Cuban
Occupation Photographer, journalist

Newton Estape Vila (Santa Clara, 2 May 1913 - Havana, 22 November 1980) was a prominent Cuban photographer and journalist.

Estape became a journalist and photographer without any formal schooling.

Collective exhibitions[edit]

In 1946 is work was displayed as part of the Seventh Salón Nacional, Club Fotográfico de Cuba (CFC), Havana. In 1948 he was included in the I International Saloon of Artistic Photographie, Photographic Club of Cuba.

Collections[edit]

His works can be found in collections such as Colección de la Familia Escapé, Havana. He wrote and directed the documentary Si Me Dieran Otra Vida in 1992.

References[edit]

  • Viegas, Jose (2004). Memoria: Artes Visuales Cubanas Del Siglo Xx (in Spanish). California International Arts Foundation. ISBN 978-0-917571-12-1. 
  • Viegas-Zamora, Jose; Cristina Vives Gutierrez, Adolfo V. Nodal, Valia Garzon, & Dannys Montes de Oca (2001). Memoria: Cuban Art of the 20th Century. California/International Arts Foundation. ISBN 978-0-917571-11-4. 

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