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From Africa to Sicily

4 – 31 July 2015  Solo Exhibition From Africa to Sicily. Invited by the City Hall of Siracusa,  organized by Arca Siracusa and curated by Francesca Mandalari and Doc Luigi Amato. This exhibition has been dedicated to the memory of a Sicilian friend Fabio...

Celebración de Ortigia Sketches

8-10t July 2015. Ortigia Sketches, an invitation to draw in the beautiful streets of Ortigia. This activity takes part of the solo exhibition From Africa to Sicily, organized by Arca Siracusa & Irene Lopez de Castro.

Los adornos de Mali

28 March 2015 , 400 people filled the Cultural Center Casa de Vacas of the Retiro, Madrid. That day the malian artist Kandioura Coulibaly offered an impressive malian traditional clothing show; “ Los adornos de Mali” . This special cultural activity was free entrance,...

Recital de sitar y poesía

March 21 2015, at the space “Casa de Vacas”, as a parallel cultural activity of the solo exhibition “Del Niger al Ganges”, the musician and philosopher Fernando Diez and her daughter Danae, offered a sitar concert and poetry reading inspired by the Ganges...

Conferencia en Malasia

December 2014, invited from Malaysia to participate with the lecture “My Life, my Journey, my Art ” during the  I World Art Convention of Sarawak, Borneo Island.

Estancia en Kuching

During the stay in Kuching,  Irene López de Castro guided a workshop about the Charcoal Technique  “ Loving Charcoal”. See video https://vimeo.com/112045640

II Noche Sahiliana

15 October 2014, The painting “ Djingareyber & the moon” illustrates the cultural event of the II Noche Sahiliana, organized by the Patronato de la Alhambra y el Fondo Kati, Granada.

Premio Tonino Accolla

6  July  2014  I PREMIO TONINO ACCOLLA , Tonino was a famous Italian dubbing actor that died of cancer. This prize has been created by Arca Siracusa as an award for dubbing actors . This photo shows the moment of the awards when the actress Galatea Ranzi receives the...

Entrevista para radio Euskadi

Mayo of 2014, interview in the Basque radio by Roger  Blasco for La Casa de la Palabra, Radio Euskadi, to talk about Irene Lopez de Castro travels and her solo exhibit in Bilbao “ Viajar Pintando”....

Invitada por el Museo Gaias

March- september 2015 Invited by the Gaias Museum of Santiago de Compostela to participate in the important national exhibition   AUGA DOCE with the painting KEUO 200 x 200 cm ,  representing the Niger...

En Lagos, con Tade Ipadeola

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...

La poesía en el fondo Kati

28 June 2013 “ La poesía en el Fondo Kati: de Ali Ben Ziyad a Ismael Kati” , poetical recital offered at the Antonio de Suñer Gallery of Madrid , as a parallel cultural activity of the individual exhibition at the gallery, “ From Benarés to Timbuktú ” . This was the...