Spain

Patron of Art Edition 2010 Elizabeth I - Spain

Winner:
Laura Garcia-Lorca de los Rios

Patronage:
Federico García Lorca Foundation

Event:
On 20 April 2010, the Montblanc Cultural Foundation awarded Laura Garcia-Lorca de los Rios, president of the Federico García Lorca Fundación, with the Spanish Montblanc de la Culture Arts Patronage Award 2010, honouring her role as patron and her constant commitment to keeping alive the legacy of the great Spanish poet Federico García Lorca.

The Federico García Lorca Foundation was created by Isabel García Lorca, the poet’s sister, who donated all the documents they possessed in connection with the poet, masterpieces, letters, photos etc., to the foundation. The prize money will be given to the cycle of Poetry Poet in New York, a series of lectures to be held between October 2010 and March 2011.