Artex S.A. Art and Literature Promotion provides comprehensive services in the world of Cuban culture for business people, art managers, artists, art academies and professors.
Artex is the leading company dealing in Cuban culture, with over thirty years of experience, known for its versatility in products and services:
- Export of technical assistance and work teams specialized in the arts.
- Touristic and academic services associated to culture.
- Management of literary and musical copyright and co-productions.
- Production of musical shows and events.
- Representation of artists and music bands of different genres of Cuban culture and traditions.
Our experience has been showcased in over fifteen international events, music fairs such as Miden and Womex; book fairs such as the International Book Fair in Frankfurt and in Guadalajara; in tourism such as ITB Berlin in Germany, FITUR in Spain and Top Resa in France.
Our work is divided among seven agencies, two divisions and fourteen branch offices with over 3900 staff; a large commercial network of Stores, Cultural Centers, Academies and Tourism Bureaus all over Cuba, in the main cities, touristic destinations and airports.
Cuban culture must be lived, learned, enjoyed, and shared!
35 YEARS ON THE PATHS OF ART
Artex.SA celebrates its 35th anniversary. Throughout its fruitful career as a Company, it has had many achievements in the market towards its target audience; either national or international. Founded on April 1, 1989, it has had a very well-accomplished mission since its origins: "Create, market and promote cultural goods and services that distinguish it in the market, for its value in satisfying the needs of customers and contributing to finance the cultural development of the country.
Even though we are young and with a group full of fresh minds, which bear the most current imprint of new technologies, we have founding workers who have remained throughout these years and have guided the rookies; to bring Cuban culture to all corners of the earth. Cultural tourism, events, concerts and live performances stand out. It organizes and carries out the national and international tours that allow with these functions, that the essence of the national culture arrives directly and in all its manifestations. It also markets discography, literature, phonographic and editorial rights, as well as academic services in the different expressions of art. The positioning of online commerce, the Sandunga platform for downloading and streaming of national music and Mall Cubano, have been consolidating the Company's image as an exporter of products and services. All this and much more has led to Artex.SA being considered "The locomotive of Cuban culture." Born in the 20th century, it has reached the 21st century with freshness and maturity. It has adapted to the new forms of the market, it is transformed and renewed daily as a State Company, dedicated to promoting the essence of the National Culture, its values and growers around the world.
This is the only Cuban Agency specialized in cultural tourism. It banks on the immense potential of Cuban culture. Organizing and commercializing programs for participants to events and meetings associated to culture and creative spaces in festivals
This is the imports division, supplying cultural goods to the Artex stores network.Its innovative and creative products make it unique in the market
An agency with two main lines of business: a Publishing House, and Cartelera, a tourism, culture and trade magazine. The publishing house produces a host of publications of a varied nature, written by well-known authors.
This is the specialized exports agency for the commercialization and promotion of Cuban cultural products and services: literature, music, crafts, couture, and other.
BIS MUSIC, ARTEX´s record company and music producer, focuses on Cuban music and audiovisual material. It commercializes recordings in different formats and supports, master licensing, editing and subediting
CLAVE CUBANA is the agency which represents and promotes small and large format popular Cuban music bands and their performances and shows.
The Artex Cultural Centres are built to the rhythm of Cuban culture. These are establishments distributed all over the island that offer artistic shows of the highest quality, complemented with gastronomic offers for the most demanding tastes.
This agency promotes and commercializes Cuban art and professional services abroad. It is staffed by qualifies specialists, certified by the Cuban system of academic and cultural institutions.
MUSICALIA is the agency which represents and promotes small and large format popular Cuban music bands and their performances and shows.
Wide network of stores located in cities, airports and tourist destinations in the country in which the sale of cultural products stands out.
Hours: Mondays to Thursdays: 08:00 – 17:30 – Viernes: 08:00 – 16:30
Phone: +53 7 2045462
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org – email@example.com