Clara Porset Dumas
(Matanzas, Cuba, 1895 – Mexico, 1981). Cuban designer and professor, who settled in Mexico and has been recognized as one of the most representative professional in the Mexican and Latin American design field. Clara had a broad and international education in Architecture, Fine Arts, Aesthetics, and interior and furniture design. She realized important projects for clubs, hospitals, offices, homes, schools, and other public projects in key moments of Cuban and Mexican history. Among them is very important the creation of the Cuban school of design after a thorough analysis of the best European experiences.