Silves Contemporary Art Gallery presents its project Silves OnTrip


The Mayor of Huércal-Overa, Domingo Fernández, the Councilor for Economic Development, Monica Navarro, by the manager of the Contemporary Art Gallery Silves (AC), Maria Rosa Martinez and Pedro Luis Moraleja, responsible for marketing the Tate Gallery, They have held a meeting with the director of marketing for Cosentino, Santiago Alfonso, to transfer the project Silves Trip On that it began in December 2016, coming to cities like London and Madrid, and aims to leap to cities around the world which are expected to have the cooperation of Cosentino has already positively assessed the project.

The idea of ​​this international projection is based on holding various exhibitions "pop-up" in some cities around the world, ushering in the Spanish capital with a great proposal: artist and curator Carol Solar Sofía Fernández, with AC Silves presented in Footbath, "It happened to me". Project that more artists and art curators joined, in various talks that addressed the issue of witchcraft as a starting point to discuss Ña situation of women today.

The main objective of Silves is to eliminate borders On Trip, spread the culture and get new fans and customers anywhere in the world, reinventing the gallery in each project.

From the gallery working hard on this project and that is why the idea moved to City Hall to make that leap, result of contacts between the meeting with the company Cosentino who has been quite interested in the project to gather important values ​​such as internationalization came, innovation and as the passion for Almería, offering and several of its spaces to develop planned exhibitions such as Miami where you are celebrarías of 5 to the 9 December a groundbreaking proposal with three major Andalusian artists currently ye are booming: Javier Aldarias, Belin and Miguel Scheroff.
The Mayor highlighted the "work behind this project in which two young entrepreneurs from our municipality are immersed, the truth is that this is an exciting project and an important projection that since raised us believed in him, as it has happened with Cosentino once again offers its unconditional support projects of our land and young people of our town. We want to wish the best of luck in this new stage opens for them and of course we are at your side ".
In addition to Miami Trip On Silves will come to Amsterdam, London and New York in the coming months.