Summary of Activities 2017

Mon, 22/01/2018 - 12:49 -- emek

The harvest of cultural activities and care throughout 2017 at the Casa Palacio del Pumarejo has once again surpassed the previous year. And not only giving everything at the neighborhood level, but also establishing itself as a headquarters in defense of the Intangible Heritage of Seville and other places in Andalusia, as demonstrated in the party-meeting organized by the Directorate General of Cultural Heritage and Museums and the Andalusian Institute of Historical Heritage, with the collaboration of the Institute of Culture and Arts of Seville (ICAS), the Casa del Pumarejo Association and the Andalusian Association of Anthropology (ASANA). An event that reached such beauty and magnitude that it deserved the qualification of the House as "Refuge of the Popular Andalusian Culture" by the Institutions and the Media. Also another very well-known event in defense of the neighborhood, of our culture and its people, was the active role of the House in facing an overflowed and out of control turism that is causing an exponential acceleration of the gentrification process in the centre of Seville. The event, which was self-financed through a party, merchandising and popular food, brought together various groups from different corners of Spain who share the same problem. During these three days held in October 2017, group dynamics were used for the diagnosis, definition and search of solutions that had the contribution and experience in the field of more than 120 people. And this is not all ... to see a short video summary of what happened click on the following link: