Costa Blanca North

Local winner announced in Finestrat’s Arte Publico competition

Share

The Councillor for Culture, Hector Baldo, confirmed that: “The competition had more than 30 applicants, submitted mainly by Fine Arts students, who have taken advantage of this opportunity with which we want to support young creative talents.”

In the “University Student” category, the jury decided the winner is a project named “Trampolin” presented by Ramon Cardenas. The project decontextualises three elements of street furniture as a metaphor for the uncertainty faced by students themselves in their professional future.

From October 1, the three sculptural elements will be placed in municipal buildings linked to culture in Finestrat, such as the municipal library (Carrer Sant Josep), the Finestrat Museum (Font de Carre Park) and the Casa de Cultura itself, in the Placa de la Unio Europea.

Hector Baldo said “Congratulations to Ramon Cardenas for “Trampolín”, these sculptures that will be present in several emblematic points in the traditional old town.”


Thank you for taking the time to read this article, do remember to come back and check The Euro Weekly News website for all your up-to-date local and international news stories and remember, you can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

Anna Ellis

Originally from the UK, Anna is based on the Costa Blanca and is a web reporter for The Euro Weekly News covering international and Spanish national news. Got a news story you want to share? Then get in touch at editorial@euroweeklynews.com.



Recent Posts

  • News

After supplying Ukraine, German military only has supplies for two days of intense fighting

A British military analyst claimed that the German military only has sufficient supplies to last…

2 mins ago
  • Ukraine crisis

Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia region blitzed by biggest-ever wave of Russian missiles

Volodymyr Rogov, chairman of the Russian 'We Are Together' movement claimed that the Ukrainian region…

33 mins ago
  • World News

Cruise ship passenger killed in Atlantic after ‘rogue wave’ hits the vessel

A female passenger was killed as the result of a 'rogue wave' while the Viking…

1 hour ago
  • World News

Russia outraged by French plans to create tribunal for ‘Russian crimes of aggression’ in Ukraine

The Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has responded with outrage at the French suggestion of…

2 hours ago
  • EU News

Russia warns ‘From this year, Europe will live without Russian oil’, in response to EU oil cap

In response to the recent EU cap on Russian oil, Mikhail Ulyanov warned: 'From this…

3 hours ago
  • EU News

Large batch of ammunition being transported to Ukraine from NATO warehouses in Greece

A large batch of ammunition spotted being transported from NATO warehouses in Greece is believed…

3 hours ago