The more human dimension of Martin Chirino will be reviewed by people close to the artist at a round table that, under the name Intimate chirino, will be held this Friday at the headquarters of the foundation dedicated to the sculptor’s work in his hometown, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
Marta Chirino, daughter of the missing creator; Angel Luis Aldai, photographer and academic; Rafael Monagas, painter, and Guillermo Garcia-Mayor, music critic, writer and composer, will participate in the event, framed in a conference in tribute to the artist promoted by the Royal Canarian Academy of Fine Arts of San Miguel Arcángel, together with the coordinator of the sessions, the academic and photographer Leopold Emperor, as its organizers have advanced this Thursday.
He castle of La Luz Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, headquarters of the Martín Chirino Art and Thought Foundation and the venue for the conference, will be, according to a statement, the setting for this event.
It will recall how Martín Chirino, a pleasant conversationalist, knew surround himself with intellectuals and friends with whom he shared aspects inherent to contemporary thought and creation, as well as his life experiences, such as gardening, music or gastronomy, in addition to his passion for life and art, anticipates the note.
Which warns that, due to the crisis of the Covid-19 and the preventive measures in shows in closed venues that it has led to establish, for those who wish to attend the event it will be essential to register beforehand on the institution’s website who organizes it.
The days of which it is part have been launched by the first anniversary of death “Martin Chirino, the most illustrious and international sculptor and honorary academic of the Royal Canarian Academy of Fine Arts, was a great conversationalist who knew how to surround himself with intellectuals and friends with whom he shared aspects of thought and artistic creation”, underlines the writing .