Monthly Archives: December 2014

I World Photography Contest receives artists from the five continents

Philanthropist Alvaro Noboa and the Luis A. Noboa Naranjo Museum, are still receiving the inscriptions of photographers from all over the world for the I  World Photography Contest of Guayaquil “Álvaro Noboa Ponton”. The event will be held from Wednesday, January 18  to Thursday,  February 28, 2015.

1er concurso de fotografía

1er concurso de fotografía

Pablo Martinez, Director of the museum, informed that the competition is at world level, because artists from the five continents are competing.

From North America: United States and Mexico; Central America: Costa Rica and Panama and South America: Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Bolivia, Uruguay, Argentina and Brazil. Also from Europe: Germany, France, Slovenia, Spain, Portugal and Russia; Asia: China, and Indonesia; Oceania: Australia; Middle East: Iran and Africa: Egypt.

However, Alvaro Noboa and the organizers hope that more photographers could participate before the registration deadline. This event has the intention to promote peace, culture and art among Ecuadorians and people worldwide.

Pictorial and sculptural exhibition in honor of the School of fine arts JJ Plaza

The pictorial and sculptural exhibition in honor of the School of fine arts JJ Plaza was realized at the Luis Noboa Naranjo Museum, founded by philanthropist Álvaro Noboa.  The event was celebrated this last thursday, december 18 with two great art performances. Guests and museum authorities were delighted with the beautiful spectacle.

During the event there were two dance presentations performed by students of the Ana Paredes de Alfaro school. In addition, the models wore a wide variety of dresses and outfits. Guests photographed the most striking designs.

During the event, proffessors Marcos Martinez and Manuel Cevallos showed the paintings made by artists. The celebration welcomed distinguished guests. Prizes for the best artists were awarded at the end of the evening.

42 year anniversary of the museum

Hans Sán Andrés, sculptor.

42 year anniversary of the museum

Tatiana Calvo Ayala, painter.

42 year anniversary of the museum

Mónica Cruz, painter.

42 year anniversary of the museum

Amanda Velazco, painter

42 year anniversary of the museum

Demetrio Soberón, painter

 

Invitation to the pictorial and sculptural exhibition in honor of the School of fine arts JJ Plaza.

anniversary-museum-2014The philanthropist Alvaro Noboa and the Luis Noboa Naranjo Museum invite all residents and visitors of Guayaquil to the pictorial and sculptural exhibition in honor of the School of fine arts JJ Plaza. The event will be held on Thursday, 18 December at 19h30 in the venur of the Museum: Cordova and P. Icaza streets, downtown.

Professors Marcos Martinez and Manuel Cevallos, on behalf of their Academy of Arts, will be responsible for the coordination and hosting of the evening, which will feature the exhibition of works of art, created by near 70 artists.

The second activity is  the presentation of a fashion show. The designs have been created by the students of the Ana Paredes de Alfaro Institute, who have done a special work for the commemoration of our institution.

This is a special event to celebrate the years of our beloved institution, founded by philanthropist Alvaro Noboa, who partakes his immense love of art and culture with our Ecuadorian society, in addition to his support to young artists.

Hilarte children exhibited more than 200 paintings

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The Hilarte Community Association, inaugurated this Friday, December 5, an exhibition of more than 200 paintings created by children between 2 and 12 years old.

The event involved the participation of the young painters, who between laughs and jumps proudly showed their works to visitors. Among them was Lilia Montes, 12, who commented that among her dreams is “being an artist recognized for my own paintings.”

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In addition, a chorus of 12 children took advantage of this month’s festivities to sing Christmas carols.

“Imparting art for is for us part of our methodology as an institution, both in dance as in theater and painting,” said Katalina Herrera, Pedagogical Coordinator of Hilarte. Furthermore, she mentioned they also have a Therapeutic Arts Center, for children with disabilities or “special skills.”

I “Alvaro Noboa” international photography competition for young artists

“When people look at my photographs, I want them to feel the same when they want to read a line of a poem twice,” once said Robert Frank, a famous Swiss photographer. Beauty must be revealed to be appreciated. Every opportunity must be taken to show the beauty through lens.

For this reason, philanthropist Alvaro Noboa and the Luis A. Noboa Naranjo Museum, invite local and all the photographers of the world to participate in the 1st international photography competition of Guayaquil “Alvaro Noboa Ponton.” This will be held from Wednesday, January 28 to Thursday, February 28, 2015.

Philanthropist Alvaro Noboa and the Museum want to maximize the appreciation of art as it has been previously done with the painting biennials. The aim is promoting the culture in our society and give prominence to young artists who have not yet been discovered.

To register for the competition, you can review the requirements though this link: http://www.museoluisnoboanaranjo.com/sin-categorizar/i-concurso-internacional-de-fotografia-gran-premio-alvaro-noboa-ponton-reglamentos-tema-libre/

Museo Luis Noboa Naranjo