Sunday, February 28, 2021
  
  
Iconic tapestry removed from the UN headquarters

Iconic tapestry removed from the UN headquarters

The iconic Guernica tapestry, which has been...

Rafaela Chacón Nardi: poetry exposed to the elements

Rafaela Chacón Nardi: poetry exposed to the elements

It is said that she wrote her first poems between the...

 Avantti Quintet and other groups from Cienfuegos invited to Festival

Avantti Quintet and other groups from Cienfuegos invited to Festival

For the first time since its creation, the Avantti...

  • Iconic tapestry removed from the UN headquarters

    Iconic tapestry removed from the UN headquarters

  • Rafaela Chacón Nardi: poetry exposed to the elements

    Rafaela Chacón Nardi: poetry exposed to the...

  •  Avantti Quintet and other groups from Cienfuegos invited to Festival

    Avantti Quintet and other groups from...

Awards

JAGUA AWARD

Presented by the Provincial Directorate of Culture of Cienfuegos. Since 1997, the Provincial Directorate of Culture of Cienfuegos, created the Jagua Award to stimulate the artistic and literary creation in the province.  It is presented to personalities, groups or representative institutions of the local identity, that during their long and recognized career have made excellent contributions to the development and consolidation of the culture of the province and have contributed to the increase of the level of appreciation and satisfaction of preferences and interests of the people.

The Award consists of the presentation of a copy of a pendant amulet which represents the aboriginal culture and it was found in the bay of Jagua by 1979, and it is also one of the few vestiges of the Cuban natives that represent their way of seeing the world.

 

Read more: JAGUA AWARD

PROVINCIAL THEATER AWARD

Presented by the Provincial Council of Performing Arts.  It is presented to the work of all life of artists, creators or researchers from the province, related to performing arts, especially to the theater, from the professional practice, promotion or research.

Read more: PROVINCIAL THEATER AWARD

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