Over 600 artists participated in the three editions of the Azores Fringe, headquartered in the village of Madalena on Pico island. Artists from 36 countries, all the islands of the Azores, Madeira and mainland Portugal were present at the Fringe. From book launches, lectures on artistic culture, exhibitions of various art forms to window dressings, mural paintings on the street, workshops and dance, theater and music, theatrical fashion-show on the square, DJs, events for children and families and even an open stage.
They have created also a Public Art Route and already has 30 pieces of street art from artists from all over Portugal, France, Italy, Switzerland, Uruguay, Canada…
More info about the pieces:http://mirateca.com/miratecarts/artenamadalena/default.aspx
MIRATECARTS is an organization created to enhance individual, team and organizational productivity in the arts world. MiratecArts was founded in 2002 by Terry Costa in Vancouver-Canada and moved to Azores in Europe in 2012.