Credits: By Ángel Elías. May 12, 2016 on: prensalibre.com
Translation by: Adrien Brody Fansite.
The actor and painter Adrien Brody visit Guatemala to donate his artwork to the G & T Continental Foundation, to benefit the National History Museum.
“For me it is important to work and I am grateful to the hospitality of the people in Guatemala. I was impressed with what exists in Guatemala, “Brody said during his speech at the ceremony of the works. Thursday May 12, 2016 at the Gallery El Centro, Zone 1 capital.
“I am delighted the country, mainly in Antigua Guatemala. It’m happy to share and to have the opportunity to work with my art to the museum project, “he added.
In the evening, fellow Spanish artist based in New York, Domingo Zapata, donated works inspired by the Mayan culture. “It is something mystical, the colors of the culture of this country is something that catches. I am very happy to be in such an important place and share with their people, “Zapata said.
“For us it is a real honor to receive tonight the artists Domingo Zapata and Adrien Brody, who make the great honor of being the first to perform an external donation in support of the National History Museum project: Restoration, conservation and Encounter with Our Identity “said Eduardo Cuestas, president of the G & T Continental Foundation.
Adrien Brody is an actor, producer and painter/artist, winner of the Oscar Award for best actor for his performance in the film The Pianist, in 2002. Thus became the youngest player in obtaining this recognition until then, in that category. The sale of works of Adrien Brody will benefit the National History Museum.