Augusto Tagle (b. 1918, Caibari√©n-d. 1974 Madrid): A painter, photographer, poet and theater director, Tagle was a member of the Cuban foreign service and had postings in Mexico, Buenos Aires, Valparaiso, Madrid and New York, where he eventually set up a photography studio. He moved to Spain in 1961 and devoted himself to painting for the remainder of his career. In 1978, he published the book La Pintura de Augusto Tagle, in Madrid. (Cintas for art, 1973-74)

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