The Hard Times of Solange Centeno from Matagalpa, Nicaragua

Life has hit Solange Centeno, 20, hard. At a very young age, she came home one night to find her mother had been murdered by her boyfriend. Today the single mother is living through yet more hard times that she perhaps never imagined – she finds herself in jail with a long sentence for protesting against the dictatorship of Daniel Ortega and Rosario Murillo.

Nicaragua Protest Art Exhibited in Berlin and Paris

“Glances of Resistance” is an exhibition of protest art by Nicaraguan artists that was presented from October 19-21 at the Grand Marche Stalingrad Museum in Paris. The exhibition included works of art produced in the context of the socio-political crisis that the country is currently going through.