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An innovative design cooperative

Once the establishment of non-agricultural cooperatives in Cuba was approved in 2013, the 20-member “Decorarte” cooperative was launched as the only initiative of its kind devoted to design, advertising and interior decorating. Although Ariel Balmaceda was an artist for almost two decades, he insists that he is better off as an entrepreneur. With previous business experience in the self-employed sector, this photographer from Jatibonico speaks of the benefits of the cooperative sector for society. “Cooperativism allows a collective of members [...]