São Filipe, Oct 30 (Inforpress) – The Sete Sois Sete Luas (SSSL) Festival allowed “our artists to show and spread the Cabo Verdean culture abroad”, said the President of the Republic, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, on Monday, when inaugurate the Centrum 7Sóis 7Luas in São Filipe.
The head of State said that the cultural cooperation promoted by the SSSL festival, both in the area of gastronomy, as well as artistic residences, music and other real actions that are sometimes “objects of our speeches and appeals”, are concretized and performed by the festival, which, according to him, is doing an “important work of internationalization” of Cabo Verdean culture.
The Centrum 7Sóis 7Luas in São Filipe is, according to Jorge Carlos Fonseca, a “simple and very pleasant space, of history and culture”.
The project for creation and operation was presented in April 2016, it works in the former residence of the mayor, in the São Pedro Act, in a town house of Nho Aníbal, which was changed and adapted, offering exhibition halls, creative labs, spaces for musical performances and gastronomic and with the regular performance of a resident band.
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