The Pablo Horstmann exhibition allocates the proceeds to a pediatric hospital in Kenya 70 artists, 135 works The gallery owner Lucía Mendoza has been in charge of choosing the 70 national and international artists who have donated their works for the exhibition: Enrique Meneses, Rafael Canogar, Rafael Macarrón or Badri
Lomsianidze, among others. “These donations are a way of giving back all that we havereceived, how lucky we have been ”, Canogar reasons, who has offered two of his paintings – already sold -.
Her son, Diego Canogar, also participates in the show with two sculptures: “They are experimental pieces that contain a story in itself. I hope they contribute to this fantastic work. “
The works will be on display until Sunday, but an auction will be held on Saturday morningcharity. In addition, on Friday there will be an Open Gallery, a meeting with some of the artists to discuss andcomment on their works. “The objective was to obtain pieces of great artistic quality to have an offer attractive, raise as much money as possible for the hospital, and also raise awareness of the need for help, ”explains Mendoza.
The catalog is already on the web. The prices of the works range from 64 to 11,500 euros. At the moment have sold nine works in a silent auction – which lasts until Sunday – and raised more than
4,500 euros. Dr. Sendagorta makes calculations: in every painting, sculpture or photograph sold she sees it grow the chances of curing a suffering child, who dies from a treatable disease there to 7,000 kilometers of distance.