Fino and Global Cuban Cultures

Photograph by Juan Carlos Alom

This team is documenting how humanities scholarship and artistic expression intersect and overlap when a faculty member and a filmmaker work together to explore the concept of fino (“refinement”) and its significance to contemporary Cuban culture.

Project Team: 

  1. Juan Carlos Alom / Photographer & Filmmaker
  2. Brooke Foti Gemmell / Design Technologist, Greenhouse Studios
  3. Ryan Glista / Graduate Assistant, Digital Media & Design Department
  4. Jacqueline Loss / Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies
  5. Tim Miller / Greenhouse Studios Mellon Design Fellow
  6. Ming Montgomery / Undergraduate Researcher, Digital Media & Design Department
  7. Sylvia Mosiany / Graduate Research Assistant, Digital Media & Design Department
  8. Sara Sikes / Associate Director, Greenhouse Studios
  9. Ting Zhou / Graduate Research Assistant, Art & Art History Department

Current Phase in the Design Process