I'm very happy!

 

Artesania Comunitat Valenciana Awards

Yesterday the Valencian Community Handicraft Center informed me that I was a finalist in the 2020 “Valencian Community Handicraft” Awards in its 7th edition, in the Vanguard section. It will be open to visitors shortly in the temporary exhibition hall of the Centro de Artesanía de la C.V., c / Hospital, 7 (access to the MuVIM pedestrian plaza) 46001 - Valencia.

 

The characteristics of this award are:

 

AVANT-GARDE AWARD

 

Object. The purpose of this award is to reward works characterized by their high value

creative and its innovative spirit from the functional and formal perspective.

 

Evaluation and weighting criteria. The following aspects will be evaluated:

 

- The adaptation or reinterpretation of a traditional design in its formal aspects and / or

functional, and / or the innovative use of traditional materials or processes. - 50%

- The technical and formal quality. - 30%

- Adaptation to the market and commercial potential. - 20%

 

It is a great honor for me to be part of the 10 leading artisan companies in the Valencian Community in terms of innovation and modernization of textile crafts.

 

The selected pieces have been:

 

Silk and Merino wool Shawl for woman 

Silk and Merino wool Shawl for woman

Silk and Merino wool Scarf for woman

Silk and Merino wool Scarf for woman

Silk and Merino wool Shawl for woman

Silk and Merino wool Shawl for woman

 

I transcribe the complete note that the Valencian Community Craft Center has posted on its website:

 

The seventh edition of the "Valencian Community Handicraft" Awards, convened by the Valencian Community Handicraft Center, in order to encourage artisanal creation, innovation, commitment to sustainable development, adaptation to market trends, and rewarding the know-how of the artisans and artisans of the Valencian Community, through their social and business recognition, has as finalists nominated in the different categories the following candidates:

 

 

Valencian Community Crafts:

ART A MÀ S.C.V.

ARTESANIA EN VIDRIO J. SORRIBES S.L.U.

CHOCOLATES COMES S.L.

MEGA MOBILIARIO S.L.

PELADILLAS Y TURRONES NAVARRO S.L.

PIRÓ ORFEBRES S.L.

SALSAS ARTESANAS F. GIL M. S.L.

 

 

Tradition:

ANGEL ALFARO MARTÍNEZ

ART A MÀ JOYEROS S.C.V.

BENITO LOZANO BLANCO

CATALINA MARTÍNEZ GAMARRA

ELENA SANCHEZ SANTOS

ELISABET MORENO ZAPATA

EVA ESCAMILLA TAMARIT

IRENE MOLINA PASCUAL

MARIA JOSÉ ARANDA MARTÍNEZ

PIRÓ ORFEBRES S.L.

 

 

Vanguard:

RAMÓN GARRIDO'S PROTECTION

ANGEL ALFARO MARTÍNEZ

CARMEN PERIS ROCA

INNOVATIVE GREEN INSTITUTE S.L.

Mª DEL MAR CASTELLÁ BOIGUES

Mª CONCEPCIÓN MENENDEZ GARCÍA

OOBUKA O.E.

SARA SORRIBES + ARTURO MORA

SIMONE SIMONS

TERESA MIÑANA MOLLA

 

 

Innovate:

ALTHAIA ARTESANA S.L.

BEGOÑA PEREZ FERNANDEZ

BREW & SPIRITS S.L.

CARNES VIVER S.L.

LOPEZ AND ESPÍ HANDMADE ELABORATIONS

FRANCISCA MARTÍN MAICAS (2 CANDIDATURES)

INNOVA VEG COOP. V.

PELADILLAS Y TURRONES NAVARRO S.L.

ARTESANAS SAUCES F. GIL. M S.L.

 

 

Image:

ALTHAIA ARTESANA S.L.

ANTIGA BREWING COMPANY S.L.

ASUNCIÓN PENALVA MORA

CERVEZA ARTESANA ALEGRÍA S.L.

 

 

New talents:

ANGEL HERNAIZ MARTORELL

ARIADNA ARASTEY GIBAJA

CARMEN RUIZ BELINCHÓN

DAVID COLLADO TRUMAN

EDUARD SORIANO PINTER

GEMMA HERRERO VALLS

LAURA BARRACHINA AEDO

LAURA CONSUEGRA DEL COSO

MARIO MOMPLET GIRONA

RAFAEL MORENO BAIXAULI

 

 

Artisan woman:

ASUNCIÓN PENALVA MORA

BEGOÑA PEREZ FERNANDEZ

ELISABET MORENO ZAPATA

ISABEL BALAGUER SÁNCHEZ

LUCIA LORENTE RAMAJO

MARIA JOSÉ ARANDA MARTÍNEZ

MARIFÉ NAVARRO

SILVIA MÓNICA CURVETTO

TIZIANA CHIARA

VERÓNICA PALOMARES LANGA

 

 

The pieces and the finalist nominations will soon be exhibited in a joint exhibition in the temporary exhibition hall of the Valencian Community Craft Center.

 

From the Centro de Artesanía de la Comunitat Valenciana we convey our sincere congratulations to all those selected candidates, thanking everyone for their participation.