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Isabel Brú’s painting by Joaquín Sorolla arrives at the Museum of Fine Arts in Valencia | Valencian Community

The Museum of Fine Arts of València already has the portrait that the painter Joaquín Sorolla made of the zarzuela singer Isabel Brú in 1904. The work has arrived from New York, which is where it has been in recent years, and after last October it was acquired by the Generalitat at Christie’s auction house […]

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The Valencian Government wants to declare the paella a Site of Cultural Interest | Culture

Typical Valencian paella.Valencia City Council The Valencian Government has approved the procedures for the paella to be declared a Site of Cultural Interest (BIC) soon. It is not a question of consecrating a canonical recipe for the popular dish, the subject of heated discussions between orthodox and heterodox, but of recognizing the tradition, the food […]

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The new Valencian school: literature that goes beyond Marina d’Or and the ‘posh’ of Jávea | Culture

From left to right, Rafa Lahuerta, Alberto Torres and David Pascual, in the Carmen neighborhood of Valencia.Monica Torres A former soccer ultra who channeled his anger through reading, a teacher who teaches Spanish canonical poetry with the help of rap and a musician who gives voice to a young woman who could well be a […]

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Edel Rodríguez, the anti-Trump cartoonist: “The press went a bit crazy” | Valencian Community

One of Edel Rodríguez’s drawings in the exhibition in the Gothic cloister of the Center del Carme in Valencia.Monica Torres The Center del Carme. Cultura Contemporània de Valencia shows from Thursday the works of one of the most renowned illustrators of today, a title that Edel Rodríguez (Havana, 49 years old) has earned thanks to […]

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Zoo reappears with his best album, ‘Llepolies’, electronic rap with fewer slogans and more humor | Valencian Community

Panxo, vocalist of Zoo.Ana Rajadel There is like a halo of infallibility around Zoo. They managed to become the Valencian band with the greatest calling power in record time. They grew – in every way – in less than five years what it takes others decades. Its packed house in the Plaza de Toros de […]

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The Prosecutor’s Office asks Consuelo Císcar for 12 years in prison for using the IVAM that she directed to promote her son | Valencian Community

Consuelo Ciscar, when she was director of the IVAM in an archive image.MÒNICA TORRES The Special Prosecutor’s Office against corruption requests 12 years in prison for the former director of the Institut Valencià d’Art Modern (IVAM) Consuelo Císcar for the crimes of embezzlement of public funds and bribery. The public ministry considers that the person […]

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Los Enemigos and their compressed shot of energy in Valencia | Valencian Community

Josele Santiago, in the foreground, and behind David Krahe, in his performance at La Mutant, in Valencia. Laura Ojeda Tejerina Weird, weird, weird, what that one said. This is how Los Enemigos is seen from an armchair, with (almost) the entire audience seated and threatened by the ten o’clock curfew. Not only because the music […]

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The Matsumae itinerary towards the new paradigm | Valencian Community

Matsumae is a more plausible than fictional character created by the Valencian Pascual Olmos (Catarroja, 1952) as the common thread of his latest book, Matsumae, walking through many lives (Vinatea Editorial, 2020), in which the author uses the fable to try to illuminate the moral and material darkness of the human being. It is also […]

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The bullfighting season in the Valencian Community continues in the air | Valencian Community

Valencia bullring.Valencia Provincial Council Suspended, or postponed, the festivities of La Magdalena and Las Fallas, the bullfighting season in the Valencian Community continues to await the evolution of Covid 19, although all the actors are optimistic and bet that this year there will be festivities. The coincidence of opinions in this regard is unanimous, both […]

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