March 2014  Lagos, Nigeria with Tade Ipadeola, the winner of the Nigerian Prize for Literature 2013. I this photo the poet and Irene appear showing the book “The Sahara testaments” that won the prize, with an image of one of Irene Lopez de Castro paintings on the cover of the book.  This was a beautiful international cooperation between artists that was borne after the  Delphic Games , were both  participated and met in Jeju Island, South Korea 2009.