Holguin Culture Week Addresses Local Identity

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Taller Arte Cult 1Photos: Ernesto HerreraThe Third Provincial Art-Cult Workshop began today in Holguin, as part of the 36th edition of the Culture Week taking place in this eastern Cuban city.
Taller Arte Cult 4The event promotes the debate on the identity and revitalization of the sector involving professionals and community actors, artists and decision makers of the territory.

The meeting highlights the Socio-Community Project "Angel Augier, belonging to the municipality of Rafael Freyre, which aims to safeguard the customs of Santa Lucía.

Taller Arte Cult 3The project has won several contests including the Provincial Award for Community Culture and Memoria Nuestra 2017, Cucalambeana Day, 37 Caribbean Festival, XII Ibero-American Congress, - which reaffirm its value as an exponent of the Holguin peasant tradition.

The event opened with the conference on "Cultural Tourism, cultural products and tourism offer", by MSc. José Antonio Torres Brizuela, from the cultural tourism agency Paradiso, one of the two existing in the Island.

Be accessible to potential markets in time, space and economy, to show tourists the wide panorama, regardless their marked interest in art, and capture the attention of those seduced by the sun and beach as they can enjoy our culture to the same extent, are among the prerogatives necessary to achieve a sustainable cultural tourism in Holguin.
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