On October 27, the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors presented the prizes corresponding to the 84th Autumn Salon organized by this centenary entity, in an act that took place in the House of Cows of the Park of Buen Retiro, in the exhibition of works which will run until November 26.
The inauguration ceremony of the exhibition, which includes a total of 63 works, among the winning and selected works, was attended by the President of the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors, José Gabriel Astudillo, Vice President Juan de la Cruz Pallares Garcia, Mª Dolores Barreda Pérez, Secretary General, the other members of the Board of Directors of the same, as well as the sponsors of the contest, Patrons Fernanda Cardama and José Vicente Moreno Huart, as well as its Director of Communication, Lucas Ferreira, of the Maxam Foundation, Dolores Chamero, of the Madrid City Council, Anavel Munceles and Juvenal Barrios, of INTERES TV, José Luis Manzanares, of Tritoma Gestión Cultural, Javier Romero and Javier Pérez, representing the City Council of Getafe, the Mayor of the City Hall of Tres Cantos, Jesús Moreno, Elisa Lidia Miguel Águeda, Councilor for Culture of the Town Council of Tres Cantos and Teresa Ramos Grosso, Director of the Chamber Baluarte, Miguel Ángel and Mª Luisa Codina, from the Codina Escultura Casting, the sculptor Santiago de Santiago, the Spanish Association of Watercolorists, the More Hispanic Cultural Association and the patron of the Down Madrid Foundation, José Luis Rodríguez, as well as Elena Escalona Lara and Belén Padilla.
The Board of Directors of the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors
Also present were some of the members of the Jury gathered for the occasion such as Tomás Paredes, José Vicente Moreno Huart, Javier Rubio Nomblot, Eduardo Naranjo, Alejandro Aguilar Soria and Rafael Canogar.
The Jury of the 84th Autumn Salon. From left to right: Tomás Paredes, José Vicente Moreno Huart, Mª Dolores Barreda Pérez, José Gabriel Astudillo, Rafael Canogar, Eduardo Naranjo, Javier Rubio Nomblot and Alejandro Aguilar Soria
There were also numerous partners, selected from all corners of the national geography especially for the Salon de Otoño, and very numerous public that made the entrance to the Casa de Vacas on several occasions due to the excess capacity.
The presentation of the event was handled by the General Secretary of the AEPE, Mª Dolores Barreda Pérez, who addressed those present to remember that “the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors treasures 107 years of history. Thanks to calls like the one that brings us together today, we are still celebrating years. From the Board of Directors we only wish to thank our partners, friends, the general public, sponsors, collaborators and institutions, your full support for our continuous work for the benefit of art and artists. Since 1910, 107 years later, we continue to make culture. To all, thank you very much. ”
Afterwards, and as it is being traditional, at the inauguration ceremony was given the honorary award given annually by the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors. The Secretary General read the designation:
“The Board of Directors of the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors, meeting in ordinary session on June 6, 2017, has unanimously agreed to grant the title of PARTNER OF HONOR to the Royal Automobile Club of Spain (RACE). It is our desire to emphasize and record not only the merits of RACE, acquired over an immense trajectory and a great history as treasurer, but also for the exquisite and splendid human category that each and every one of us has demonstrated. the members who form the professional team of the institution, which is what makes it especially large and makes it an exceptional entity. ”
José Gabriel Astudillo López, President of AEPE, presented the title of Honorary Member to José María Candel, Director of the Sports Complex of RACE.
He was also recognized with the title of Honorary Member Emilio Pina Lupiáñez, to whom “the Board of Directors of the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors, meeting in ordinary session on September 15, 2017, has unanimously agreed to grant the title MEMO OF HONOR to Emilio Pina Lupiáñez, who was Vice-President of the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors between 1984 and 1987 and later Secretary of the entity between 1989 and 1996. The deep love that has always felt for our centenary entity deserves our more sincere recognition and greater appreciation for the work done in those years. ”
Mª Dolores Barreda Pérez, also wanted to remember for the second consecutive year, and “thanks to the special collaboration of the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors with the CULTURAL ASSOCIATION MORE HISPANO, a series of Concerts of the Hall of Autumn, Spanish music from the twelfth to the twentieth centuries, performed by the best musicians of the moment, throughout the month of November and at Casa de Vacas, they will put the soundtrack of this great art festival that brings us here today. In this way, we tried to emulate the first Autumn Salons, in which all kinds of cultural activities were programmed. ”
Of all these activities can be punctually informed through this web, in the tab Contest and Prizes, sub-tab Salon of Autumn, and the corresponding to the 84 Hall of Autumn, as well as consult the digital catalog that for such reason has been edited, in addition to the physical catalog.
Afterwards, the President of the Spanish Association of Sculptors and Engineers, José Gabriel Astudillo, addressed a few words to the participants, in which he thanked the Board of Directors for the work done, making a special mention of the recently deceased Isabel Quintanilla. He highlighted the work of the Jury, the collaborating institutions, Maxam and his Foundation, as well as all the artists that make the contest possible.
Later, he proceeded to read the minutes of the Jury:
In Madrid, on October 3, 2017, the Selection and Qualification Jury of the 84th Autumn Salon, organized by the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors, was composed of the following members: President: José Gabriel Astudillo López, President of the Association Spanish of Painters and Sculptors; Secretary: Mª Dolores Barreda Pérez, Secretary General of the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors; José Vicente Moreno Huart, MAXAM Foundation, Julio López Hernández, Sculptor, Rafael Canogar, Painter, sculptor and engraver, Eduardo Naranjo, Painter and engraver, Alejandro Aguilar Soria, Multidisciplinary artist and gallerist, Javier Rubio Nomblot, Art critic and curator, Tomás Paredes, President of the Spanish Association of Art Critics.
They agree to award the following prizes:
SPANISH ACQUISITION GROUP AWARD
Endowed with plaque and diploma of AEPE.
Handed the prize Ricardo de Arce, President of the Spanish Association of Watercolors, to ALFONSO CALLE GARCÍA
SANTIAGO DE SANTIAGO SCULPTURE AWARD
Endowed with trophy of the sculptor and diploma of the AEPE. The prize is awarded by the sculptor Santiago de Santiago to RODRIGO ROMERO PÉREZ
CODINA FOUNDATION PRIZE
Equipped with a trophy from its workshops or the founding of the award-winning work and AEPE diploma. They deliver the prize Mª Luisa and Miguel Angel Codina, of the Codina Casting, to JORGE MARTÍN DE FRANCISCO
AWARDS BALUARTE ROOM OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF TRES CANTOS
To four artists, endowed with the realization of a joint exhibition, in the Cultural Center “Adolfo Suárez”, Sala Baluarte de Tres Cantos (Madrid) and diploma of the AEPE. They give delivery of the prize: the Mayor of Tres Cantos, Jesus Moreno, and the Councilor for Culture, Elisa Lidia Miguel Agueda to:
INÉS SAN MIGUEL GONZÁLEZ
MARIANA ALVAREZ ENRIQUE, receives the prize his daughter, Paula Nevado
GETAFE CITY AWARD
Endowed with the realization of an individual exhibition, with its corresponding catalog, in the Municipal Hall of Exhibitions “Lorenzo Vaquero”, in the Old Flour Factory and diploma of AEPE. Javier Romero and Javier Pérez, Technical Coordinators of Culture of the City of Getafe, are presented to FLOR VERDÚ
CULTURAL MANAGEMENT TRITOMA AWARD
Endowed with the realization of an individual exhibition, with its corresponding catalog, in the Cultural Center Sanchinarro of Madrid and diploma of THE AEPE. Awards José Luis Manzanares, Tritoma Manager a LEOVIGILDO CRISTÓBAL VALVERDE
INTERSARTE TV AWARDS
To three artists, consisting of the making of a videobook, and diploma of the AEPE. Awards the Anavel Munceles Award, Manager of Interest to:
ADRIANA MARTÍN BERGÉS, receives the prize from her mother
EQUIPO J.L. FORMED BY DOLORES LAFUENTE AND JUANA MORENO
For the first time the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors, in collaboration with the Down Madrid Foundation, has decided to carry out an act of inclusion, granting the MEDALLA DE PINTURA DOWN MADRID reserved for artists of this group.
The record of the Jury is as follows:
In Madrid, on 27 September 2017 at the Tres Olivos Center, the Jury for the qualification of the I MEDALLA DE PINTURA DOWN MADRID of the 84 Salón de Otoño, composed of the following members: Inés Álvarez, President of Down Madrid, José Gabriel Astudillo López, President of the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors, Jordi Machi, artist and painter, Alfonso Martín, artist and painter, Ricardo Sanz, artist and painter, Juan Manuel López-Reina, Member of the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors. They agree to grant the Madrid Down Painting Medal of the 84th Autumn Hall to:
The prize is given by the Patron of Down Madrid Foundation, José Luis Rodríguez and José Gabriel Astudillo López to RAFAEL GONZALEZ CALDERÓN.
HONORARY AWARDS RESERVED TO AEPE MEMBERS (EXCEPT TO THE BOARD MEMBERS) endowed with medal and diploma:
ESPINA AND CAPO ENGRAVING MEDAL has been left deserted
DRAWING MEDAL ROBERTO FERNÁNDEZ-BALBUENA has been left deserted
JOSE PRADOS LÓPEZ WATERCOLOR MEDAL. Awards: Juan de la Cruz Pallares, to JAVIER ORTAS
CARMEN ALCOVERRO AND LOPEZ SCULPTURE MEDAL Awards: Tomás Paredes to TEDY COBEÑA LOOR
MEDAL OF PAINTING MARCELINA PONCELA DE JARDIEL Awards: José Vicente Moreno Huart to PURA RAMOS CALDERON
MIGUEL BLAY AND FABREGAS SCULPTURE MEDAL Awards: Javier Rubio Nomblot to LOLA CATALA
CECILIO PLA AND GALLARDO PAINT MEDAL Awards: Eduardo Naranjo to JUAN FERNANDEZ GONZALEZ
MARIANO BENLLIURE AND GIL SCULPTURE MEDAL Awards: José Gabriel Astudillo to CODERCH AND MALAVIA SCULPTORS
PAINTING MEDAL JOAQUIN SOROLLA AND BASTIDA Awards: Rafael Canogar to JORGE CERDÁ GIRONÉS
MATEO INURRIA SCULPTURE MEDAL Awards: Alejandro Aguilar Soria to IRIA GROBA MARTÍN
EDUARDO CHICHARRO PAINTING MEDAL Awards: José Gabriel Astudillo to MIAU DU
José Gabriel Astudillo López, President of the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors, “thanked everyone for the effort made to make possible a new edition of the Salón de Otoño, to those who have participated, the selected and not selected, the we are grateful to the members of the splendid Jury that we have gathered to make this edition a continuous improvement, and to the official sponsor, collaborators, institutions and lovers of art and the general public, to whom we now submit the fruit of so much effort.