The awards of the National Salon of Landscape, Crafts and Illustrated Décima were among the highlight of inaugural day at the 52nd Cucalambeana Fiesta. The jury pondered the quality of the presented sample and recognized the balance and diversity of the proposals.
"Discovering the number of common points that exist between my country and Cuba, and visiting the Cucalambeana Fiesta for four consecutive years, have made me understand that this is the most important event I have known about the peasant culture on the Island," said Andrés Pavón Murillo, Ambassador of that nation.
The 52nd Jornada Cucalambeana, whose main stage will be the internationally known El Cornito farm in the outskirts of Las Tunas city, will officially start this Friday with the call of the mambisa reveille and the inaugural parade, from the José Martí Plaza.
Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel met with Cuban intellectuals before the beginning of the 9th Cuban Writers and Artists Association Congress set for June 28/30.