the III El Temps de les Arts Awardsdriven by this one Cultural information portalThis year, as in previous editions, it was delivered through a film directed by Louis Danis Highlighting award winners and culture from across the linguistic field. In this edition, awards were distributed to eight projects in different categories.
Two Valencians are among those distinguished, both recognized with individual awards: Fermin salesIn the categoryVisual arts Thanks for the work “The Illustrated Teacher”; I “Earth in the mouth”l Foro Garciasecond arrival in classic music. He was one of Valencia's other champions in these awards Vicente Andres EstellesThe poet was honored in the film on the occasion of his centenary, which will be celebrated in 2024. On the other hand, these awards also witnessed the musical participation of many Valencian musicians: Alabachus paw, Maria And the dancer Kiko Lopez.
The awards show was broadcast last night by TV3, Andorra TV I Catalan TV from Alghero. Unlike previous years, due to political change, IB3 -Public Television of the Balearic Islands- ed In Punt They did not allow the issuance of these awards which were also a tribute to the painter Anthony Tapies, who would have turned 100 this year; And the activist Salvador Puig AntiqueWho will soon be 50 years old since he was killed by the Franco regime, for which he was sentenced to death.
As for the awards, categoryVisual arts He went to stop at “nature”Transversal programming provided by Paulette, Center for Contemporary Art in GironaUnder technical supervisionIngrid Guardiola. This fixed program contains diverse exhibitions, discussions and activities addressing ecosystems, sustainability and the climate emergency. According to the jury, “nature “It is a rigorous and coherent proposal that demonstrates engagement with an area that is seen as a space for creativity, thought and contemplation.”
in classic music The winner is the project “Different readings”Presented by Keypart. The jury highlights “this work’s artistic commitment to the excellence of the saxophone quartet, the quality of the interpretation and arrangements, and the commitment to current composers and interpretation of modified classical repertoire.”
In the category Folk music The jury recognized the album “Mouth watering”Presented by Rinaldo and ClaraTo consider the work worthy of the award due to “perseverance and knowing how to maintain and reinvent yourself on each record, in the spirit of improvement that the new record leaves without a doubt.”
related Performing arts There were two prizes On an equal footing. One for a traveling theatrical circus “Nilak”, which “proposes a model through an artistic, social and cultural project to bring contemporary performing arts closer to the entire Catalan territory, while at the same time highlighting existing spaces.” The project won the other award “Where the forest begins, the city ends”Presented by Montse IslandA piece on the idea of nature “about how we look at it and how we represent it.”
in building The work is recognized “48 Public Protection House in Magaluf, Calvia”Presented by LOC Architectsintegrated by the team they form Adrian Talens I Itziar Lafuente. It is a project whose “main objective is to respond to the housing and climate crisis in the Balearic Islands.”
In the category legacy The award-winning work was the exhibition “Piece of woman”Presented by Museum of Rural Life“An exhibition that focuses on defending the role of women throughout history by highlighting the many daily tasks necessary for the continuation of life.”
Finally, in class Experimental cinemawhich premiered this year, was the audio-visual film that won the award «Venice Theater»Dr'Anthony Bennetta collection of American, Italian, and British short films set in Venice.
Award-winning creators and projects receive the “Gra de sorra”, Work designed by the artist perigaomi, And an economic reward of 3,000 euros.
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