MUMES once again shows Arona’s cultural diversity
Ghana, the West African country with 24 million inhabitants, is the protagonist of the 16th edition of the Music Festival Mestizas and +, MUMES 2019.
Arona is the official headquarters of this initia-tive, a municipality where more than 150 nationalities coexist.
The programming of this 2019 event is complemen-ted, along with the presence of the culture of this African country, with more music, makeup and body painting of African tribes, cinema reflecting cultural diversity and a photographic ex-hibition about Morocco, as well as the delivery of a new edition of its award for work in favor of multiculturalism.
This project continues with the objective promised in 2003; to promote tole-rance through knowledge of the cultural expressions of different peoples.
Arona council co-organises MUMES 2019 with the sponsorship of the Government of the Canary Islands (Canarias Cultura en Red), Cabildo Insular de Tenerife (Tenerife 2030) and the CajaCanarias Founda-tion, as well as with the collaboration of Casa África and TEA Tenerife Espacio de las Artes, among other institutions and official bodies.
The festival started on July 11th but there are still some events to enjoy. They are:
July 18th, 8pm.
TEA Tenerife Space of the Arts, Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
Mestizo sound projection. The UN LatAm Sound Ecuador.
Free admission with limited capacity.
Invitations from the TEA itself.
From July 15th to 28th
Exhibition Oriente (tan) nearby (Morocco), by Juan Carlos Acosta
Cultural Centreof Los Cristianos. Arona.