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Culture/Art/Literature news & information for La Rioja region/province

Anonymous artist 'decorates' bins in northern village
Culture Sat, Aug 15, 2015

Anonymous artist 'decorates' bins in northern...

A VILLAGE in La Rioja woke up one morning this week to find its 18 rubbish and recycling banks painted in abstract colours, shapes and pictures by an anonymous overnight artist. Photos of the bins have gone viral since...

Precious pre-Columbus artefacts recovered
Culture Wed, May 7, 2008

Precious pre-Columbus artefacts recovered

A Spanish man and his Colombian wife have been arrested in Jubera (La Rioja) accused of smuggling pre-Christopher Columbus artefacts stolen from various archaeological digs across South America - mainly Ecuador and Peru...

Traditional Nalda cockerel race
Culture Thu, Aug 19, 2004

Traditional Nalda cockerel race

Rider from Logroño, Angel Gutiérrez Cantabrana, is pictured riding his horse ‘Cordobés’ at the time of winning the traditional Nalda cockerel race. Cantabrana managed to grab four cloth cockerel imitations, which...

International philology conference starts today
Culture Wed, Dec 17, 2003

International philology conference starts today

A total of 20 philologists of nine countries will try to find, from today until the 20th of December, common points between the evolution of Latin and different romance languages. The president of La Rioja, Pedro Sanz,...

Aitana Alberty presents poetry recital
Culture Wed, Oct 1, 2003

Aitana Alberty presents poetry recital

Aitana Alberti, daughter of Rafael Alberti and writer María Teresa León, today presented the poetry recital "The poetic world of María Teresa León", that will be staged tomorrow by her daughter in the...

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