When was the Rafael Alberti Foundation established?
The foundation was established in 1993 under the presidency of Rafael Alberti. Its object is to spread and foster the interest for his work. It was funded with the donation the author and María Teresa León gave to the Town Council of El Puerto de Santa María in 1978, as well as the donation, Rafael Alberti and María Asunción Mateo presented to the foundation as a basic fund at the time of its inauguration.
What are the foundation´s activites?
To study the literary and pictorial work of Rafael Alberti and the “Generación of´27” in the context of the universality which characterizes Albertis contribuition to the cultural heritage by constantly paying attention to the innumerable ideas which inspire his work and his life.
To preserve, study, spread and put at the researcher´s disposal the cultural, bibilographical, artistic, documentary etc. material, which have always been part of the foundation´s property.
In this sense, the foundation is organized like a centre for research, exchange, preservation, spread and cultural promotion in relation to its objective.
Which entities patronage the foundation's activities?
SPONSORS AND PATRONS