El Museo del Barrio executive director Jorge Daniel Veneciano. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images)
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El Museo del Barrio’s Director On What Restored US-Cuba Relations Mean For Museums

This morning President Barack Obama announced that long strained relations with Cuba would be mended, and full diplomatic relations with the island nation restored. However, an embargo on Cuban goods, both imports and exports, will remain, though travel restrictions will ease and some imports will be allowed. So what does all this mean for the art world and its instiutions? We turned to Jorge Daniel Veneciano, the executive director of New York’s leading institution for Latino culture El Museo del Barrio, for some perspective.

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