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The ART of breadmaking in Cuenca

Art History Salon at idiomART

Every Friday a new topic. Great way to learn more about Cuenca, Ecuador’s history and culture and meet new folks.

Cost $10. Open to all. No reservation needed. Coffee, tea, and snacks available. Presentation in English.

This week, Art Historian Berenice Cárdenas will be covering the ART of Breadmaking in Cuenca.

The presentation will explore how during the XVI century the bread production was one of the biggest sources of income for the local Spaniard conquerors who adapted the European bread making to the local indigenous tradition. And the different types of bread for different occasions: meals, religious celebrations, local festivities, etc.

idiomART is located at Presidente Córdova 1-77, between Manuel Vega and Miguel Angel Estrella, in el Centro. Friday, March 1, 10:30 AM to Noon (Doors open at 10 AM)