New Creators exhibition brings together 29 paintings and sculptures by authors from all over Spain
From this morning you can visit the exhibition of the thirty-first edition of New Creators of Painting and Sculpture Contest that, as every year, organizes the Department of Youth.
Jaime Jesús Pérez, responsible for Youth, together with members of the corporation and the general public, have made the first tour of a show that brings together 29 creations made by artists between 14 and 35 years of age throughout Spain. The councilor has revealed that "of the 29 participants, 15 are men and 14 women and, among the works presented, six are minors."
Regarding the origin of the works, Jaime Jesús Pérez has indicated that they come “from all parts of Spain, and of course from Benidorm and its region”. Artists from La Nucía, Finestrat, San Vicente or Alicante, the closest and also from Valencia, Seville, Madrid and some towns in Catalonia.
The exhibition of New Creators will remain in Espai d'Art until March 27, the day when, at 12.30, the jury's decision will be read. "The prizes - Pérez recalled - are 1,000 euros for the best painting and 1,000 euros for the best sculpture" to which we must add the award to the best work of a minor, valued at 100 euros and an additional special mention .
The Councilor for Youth valued very positively the quality and diverse techniques of the exhibited works and declared himself in favor of “promoting and boosting” actions that promote culture among the youth in Benidorm, as well as the rest of Spain, such as New Creators