After the grand opening and awards ceremony of the First International Biennial of Photography Alvaro Noboa, organized by the Luis Noboa Naranjo Museum in Guayaquil, Ecuadorean newspapers like El Universo and El Comercio have highlighted its execution. Likewise, the television media Telerama has made a report about the event.
Meanwhile, the website www.yolomando.com,
In the reportage of the N’Boga program of the TV channel Telerama, is mentioned the participation of 200 photographs of artists from all over the world, as well as the works are shown and the winners of the competition are mentioned,who were chosen by a jury of experts.
They also did a short interview to the businessman and philanthropist, Alvaro Noboa, sponsor of the competition. Mr. Noboa said to the ecuadorian media he was satisfied by the large number of participants and this event is another contribution to art, not only for Ecuadoreans but for the entire world.
Businessman Alvaro Noboa has the same mission as the website www.yolomando.com, which is: give a chance of recognition to amateur and professional photographers, in addition to promote photography as an art.
This website, besides providing printing services, has a fairly updated section on photo competitions for its users and other photographers who want to learn about the world of photography.
The ecuafarras.com website has published the opening of he First International Biennial of Photography Alvaro Noboa. In the text, the participation of over 200 photographers from all over the world in the competition organized by the Luis Noboa Naranjo Museum is mentioned.
It also highlights the participation of businessman Alvaro Noboa, who announced the winners and “was pleased with the response of the people to the contest and also the quality of the works,” described the website.
It also names the winners of the first, second and third place, as well as the honorable mentions and the four judges: Chantal Fontaine, Priscilla Parker, Fabian Peñaherrera and Eduardo Salvador, who chose the best photographs.
Ecuafarras.com made a reminder of the photo exhibition in the museum in Guayaquil, until next February 28th.
Last Friday, January 30, the Ecuadorian national newspaper, El Universo, made a publication on the award of the First International Biennial of Photography Alvaro Noboa, organized by the Luis Noboa Naranjo Museum in Guayaquil.
The newspaper covered the awards ceremony, held last Wednesday, February 28th. In its note of the contest, the winners were named: the Spanish Begoña Lozano, who won the first place, the Cuban Harold Ferrer, the second plsce and the Ecuadorian Edison Ruilova, the third.
The note includes other details such as the awards and the number of countries participating in this event.
Furthermore, it was also recalled that the 200 photographs that participated in the contest will be exhibited at the museum until next February 28th.
LANN Museum inaugurated the First International Photography Competition Álvaro Noboa Pontón with participants from the 5 continents
This January 28 took place the most important event of the Luis A. Noboa Naranjo Museum, the First International Photography Competition Álvaro Noboa Pontón, where more than 200 photographers from the five continents participated for the first place.
Patricio Ruilova (Ecuador), Leonardo Ampuero (Chile), Harold Ferrer (Cuba), Begoña Lozano (Spain), Sergei Reboredo (Spain) and Corneliu Tofan (Romania) were the six semifinalists selected.
They disputed the first place of $ 3,000, won by the Spanish Begoña Lozano Mejuto with the picture named “Semana de Santa Loja (Cofrades de Nuestra Señora de la Esperanza).” The winner, who commented that she likes to catch the glances of people in her photos, said that this is the first time she wins an international competition and the taste for this art is owed to her husband.
Following her, the $ 2,000 prize was for the Cuban Harold Ferrer Pérez with his photographic piece “S / T.” While the third place, of $ 1,000, was for the artwork “La primera faena del 2015,” of the Ecuadorian Edson Ruilova Litume.
At the event, which started at about 19h30 and was led by Álvaro Noboa Pontón, Honorable Mentions were granted to Leonardo Ampuero with his picture “Acuarela,” Corneliu Tofan with “Genesi,” and Sergi Reboredo with “Memorias de África.” Additionally, the “Best Ancient Photography ” category was instituted with a $ 1000 prize, which was granted to the Ecuadorian Gina Garcia and herphoto “Transporte Urbano 1956.”
El Expreso daily highlights the international inclusion of Photography Contest of the Luis Noboa Naranjo Museum
Tweet“Exhibitors from over 20 countries in photographic biennial”, was the title given by the national newspaper El Expreso, referring to the international acceptance of the Luis Noboa Naranjo museum for the Alvaro Noboa Photography Contest, to be held from January 28 to February 28.
The note unveiled the long list of photographers from different countries, who have registered for the contest. The note also refers to the expectation that has been generated by allowing the participation of both professionals and amateurs.
It is reminded that the contest will receive works until January 16th. During the following days, the works will be evaluated by an expert jury, is composed by Priscilla Parker, Chantal Fontaine, Fabian Peñaherrera, Eduardo Salvador and Alberto Coral.
The note also tells how to access the contest; The first place will receive $ 3,000; the second place, 2,000 and the third place $ 1,000
TweetFrom January 28 to February 28, the museum Luis Noboa Naranjo held the International Photographic Competition Alvaro Noboa, this was published by the Ecuadorian newspaper El Universo. The note describes how is the competition, besides its objectives. Also quotes Paul Martinez, director of the museum, who said that until now has over 200 photographs of artists from around the world.
It is recalled that the call for entries is open until January 16. After passing through a specialized jury, they will announce the winners. The Argentine Manuel Tama and Ecuador Wladimir Torres will make chief curator and assistant curator in the competition. The jury consists of Priscilla Parker, Chantal Fontaine and Eduardo Salvador.
“This year we have not chosen a specific topic, but we suggest to participants that the photos speak on world peace” Matínez told the newspaper. The first place winner of this contest will receive a cash compensation of $ 3,000; second, 2,000; and the third, $ 1,000.