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Bodegas Fundador has had the pleasure of presenting the XIth Outdoor Painting Competition, to take place on October 16th at the winery. The competition is being organized by Bodegas Fundador and the City’s Historic Centre’s Neighbourhood Association.

The presentation of the competition  took place on Monday September 26th 2016 at Bodega Fundador’s facilities, and was presented by the Managing Director of Bodegas Fundador, Rafael Rendón, together with the Mayor of Jerez, Maria del Carmen Sánchez Díaz, the Deputy Mayor, Francisco Camas, the President of the Historic City Centre’s Neighbourhood Association, Alejandro González, the head of the neighbourhood’s local Church’s Brotherhood, Francisco Zurita, the President of the Flamenco enthusiasts ‘La Buena Gente’, Nicolás Sosa. The XIth Outdoor Painting Competition will be held in the winery itself and the novelty is that for the first time the scenery and motifs to be represented by the painters will be situated inside Bodegas Fundador.

Bodegas Fundador will open its doors on Sunday October 16th for the participants to choose their favourite corner to paint.  In addition, Bodegas Fundador invites the San Mateo neighbours and any visitors that would like to attend the event to come along too.

By supporting this edition of Outside Painting Competition, so important to Jerez, Bodegas Fundador continues to demonstrate its commitment with the culture and revival of the City’s Historic Centre. This competition together with the recent inauguration of La Tapería Fundador, are projects that contribute to improving the Historic Centre.

A jury will choose the winners who will be awarded with the following prizes:

– First prize: 2000 EUR.
– Second prize: 1000 EUR.

Those interested in participating should formalize their registration and have their canvases stamped at the entrance to Bodegas Fundador in calle Puerta de Rota. The opening hours for registration are from 9:00 to 12:00. The material to be used will be oil, acrylic or watercolours, a canvas frame measuring minimum 55×33, maximum 100×81.

XIth Outdoor Painting Competition

Date: Sunday, 16th October 2016

Venue: Bodegas Fundador. Entry via Puerta de Rota S/N.

Contact telephone no.: 615 345 618

Contact email: vecinosdelcentrohistorico@hotmail.com