Amongst many of our works, those that we remember with most tenderness, are those that brought us closer to the children of the world through our exhibitions of African toys:
JORNADAS INTERETNICAS - Sala Cuarta Pared. Madrid 1993
RACISMO Y XENOFOBIA - C.N.T. - Madrid 1994
SEMANA CULTURAL DE PINTO - Madrid 1994
FESTIVAL INTERCULTURAL - Sallent ( Huesca ) 1994
JUVENALIA- I.F.E.M.A. - Madrid 1994
UNIVERSIDAD DE TOLEDO - Toledo 1995
AYUNTAMIENTO DE GETAFE - Madrid 1995
CENTRO CULTURAL "LA VAGUADA" - Madrid 1997
TEATRO DE SAN BARTOLOME- Lanzarote 2000
MULTICULTURALISMO - C.C. " RAMON ALONSO LUZZY" - Cartagena ( Murcia ) 2001
In 1997, because of the growing war tensions in Zaire, we decided to set up an exhibition "Designs and Forms of Zaire" much praised in the written press, radio and television, because of it showed the friendly side of this country. Centro Cultura Africana. Madrid.
In 1998 we were asked by Disney to decorate the Real Madrid sports hall, for their video presentation of THE LION KING 2.
1998 we decorated the "Duque de Fernan Nuñez" Palace for the "Sociedad Geográfica Española".
1998 we set up the exhibition "Painter Fily de Montgomo's Guinea" Centro Cultura Africana Madrid.
In 1999 we sponsored the exhibition "African Art: the third dimension" that the Foundation EUGENIO GRANELL set up in its headquarters in Santiago de Compostela (Coruña) , collaborating on the catalogue.
In the year 2000 we were commissioned by the Provincial Council of Cuenca to produce the exhibition "African Maternities" in the Foundation ANTONIO PEREZ, collaborating on the catalogue.
In 2000 we were faced with the most important challenge of our history. We set up six exhibitions for the UNESCO program "Don't forget Africa" that the Government of the Canary Islands celebrated in Lanzarote. All the different stages of the process were executed by the Cultura Africana team: concept - design - presentation - transport - montage - catalogue: pictures - texts - draff and edition.
"Masques" Galería el Aljibe - ARRECIFE ( Lanzarote )
"Fetishes" Galería Sala Nueva - ARRECIFE ( Lanzarote )
"Maternities" Museo Agrícola El Patio- TIAGUA ( Lanzarote )
"Pre-Coinage Currencies" Casa Mayor Guerra- SAN BARTOLOME ( Lanzarote )
"African Toys" Teatro de San Bartolomé
"The Berber World" Museo del Emigrante- VILLA DE TEGUISE ( Lanzarote )
NO TE OLVIDES DE AFRICA
Lanzarote, 30 de mayo -
3 de junio, 2000
PRESIDENCIA DE HONOR
S.M. la Reina Doña Sofía
We started the new millennium with the exhibition "El Africa de Paul Klee : the thousand and one designs of the Kuba Kingdom" Centro Cultura Africana (Madrid).
During the year 2001 we set up conjointly with the directors of the Art Gallery ATLANTICA and the A Coruña City Council, "Africa: The Eternal Heritage", the most important African art exhibition ever seen in Spain. The contents were regrouped by themes, this way you could walk through the different exhibition halls and visualize the various stages through which the African Negro has gone, with a monographic dedicated to the Berber culture.
During the year 2002 Cultura Africana produces the first DJEMBE training method edited in Spain in collaboration with master Babacar Dieng, son and grandson of "griot".