Photo: Miami Herald

The global media is abuzz with the news that former Cuban President Fidel Castro made his first public appearance in almost a year to attend the opening of Studio Kcho Romerillo, Laboratory for Art, in Havana. The art workshop is the brainchild of noted Cuban sculptor Alexis Leyva Machado (Kcho). Here’s a quick links roundup of how (and where) the media is covering this story.

Fidel Castro makes first public appearance in almost a year to attend art gallery opening
Daily Mail, UK

The art of Fidel Castro’s public night out (+video)
Christian Science Monitor, USA

Fidel Castro Shows Up at Art Opening after 9 Months out of Public View
Fox News Latino, USA

Fidel Castro makes rare public appearance
Miami Herald, USA

In A Rare Video, Fidel Castro Surfaces
New York Times

Remarkable photos from Castro’s first public appearance in months
Washington Post, USA

Fidel Castro Makes First Public Appearance in 9 Months…Attends Havana Cultural Center’s Opening
Headlines & Global News (HNGN), US

Fidel Castro’s Interest in Art & Sculpture Brings him Back into the Spotlight After 9 Months
Latin Post, USA

La llegada de Fidel al centro de arte «Kcho estudio Romerillo»
Rionegro.com, Argentina

Fidel en el corazón de Romerillo
Granma Digital, Cuba

En Fotos, la visita de Fidel al Estudio de Arte del barrio Romerillo
Cubadebate, Cuba

Fidel Castro reaparece al cabo de nueve meses en la apertura de un centro de arte
La Vanguardia, España

Fidel Castro asiste a exposición de pintura
teleSUR TV, Venezuela