The León Center has continued to work on its main activities, including the visual arts contest dating from 1964.
The institution will open the Shop and Cafeteria units and continues preparing its facilities to receive visitors with all sanitary measures.
In the virtual award ceremony of the twenty-seventh contest, the participants were honored by the vegan station in collaboration with the Eduardo León Jimenes Foundation and the León Center.
The activity brought together the founders of the digital magazine Plenamar, to discuss their first year of cultural work.
The doctor donated to the León Center more than 400 articles and writings that testify to his work, cataloged and available to the public in the background that bears his name.
The permanent exhibition of visual arts presented by the León Center has renewed its museography and incorporated new works for the enjoyment of visitors.
Companions of the Dominican singer-songwriter in different musical projects, they talked about his music about his birthday.
In this edition, the folklorist Dagoberto Tejeda spoke with Carlos Andújar about the cultural bearers in this time of co-Christianity.
In the virtual gathering, the musicians Edis Sánchez, Isidro Bobadilla, Edgar Molina and Tommy García talked about Dominican percussion.
The discussion was about the permanent exhibition of the León Center that provides the public with a sample of the institution's archaeological collection.
In this edition, Dr. Andrés L. Mateo and specialists from the León Center spoke about culture, regarding the present pandemic of COVID-19.
The Dominican artist living in Switzerland talked about her works in the Eduardo León Jimenes Collection of Visual Arts and her career.
The novel winner of the Eduardo León Jimenes National Book Fair Award was commented on by its author and the juries of the literary contest.
Collections digitization specialist Jorge Bastos was visiting the institution to make a diagnosis of the collections' photographic collections.
During the virtual conversation, archaeologist Roberto Valcárcel Rojas and sociologist Carlos Andújar discussed the scientific study of the Centro León archaeological collection.
The singer Maridalia Hernández and the composer and musical director Josean Jacobo, with the moderation of the sociologist Tommy García, discussed the current Dominican song and its possibilities of development.
In the virtual discussion, curators shared their opinions on the current situation and what could happen in the not too distant future with cultural institutions.
In the virtual discussion, artists shared opinions and experiences on stability in times of crisis, regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.
In the virtual gathering, specialists Tommy García and José Antonio Rodríguez discussed bachata as a world heritage site.