Regional competition in high relief sculpture carved in stone in Machupicchu ended
On Thursday October 1 held the award ceremony of the first Regional Contest of Sculpture High Relief Carving Stone called "MACHUPICCHU 2015 PROMOTING CULTURE" held in order to revalue and promote the development of the art of sculpture in the district.
The competition involved more than a dozen sculptors, including local artists and artisans and the region, who develop their work in stone inspired by the Andean world, the finished work underwent a rigorous evaluation by a jury composed of artists specialists in the field, along with representatives of the Municipality, who ultimately determined the winners and were given monetary awards, the award was given by representatives of the Municipality at a ceremony held in the auditorium of City Hall .
The winners were:
In the District Category
In the Regional Category
The winners in both categories prizes S/ 10,000 new sols for the first contest, S/ 6,000.00 new sols for the second and S/ 3,000.00 new sols for third place, now these works of art that were delivered located at the Mall of artisans, others in the square and Wiñayhuayna way to the hot springs of Machu Picchu Pueblo, are now attracting residents and domestic tourists and foreigners.
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