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Cuba's artists await a flood of travellers

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Coca-Cola signs by Kadir Lopez, who incorporates salvaged American signs and ads that were torn down after Fidel Castro's 1959 revolution, in Havana. Collectors, art connoisseurs and institutions are gearing up to travel to Cuba after President Obama's decision to loosen the embargo.

Havana

KADIR Lopez was working in his studio at his elegant home here when the doorbell rang. It was Will Smith and his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith.

"I had no idea they were coming," said Lopez, whose work incorporates salvaged American signs and ads that were torn down after Fidel

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