The Centro Federico García Lorca aspires to become a bechmark in contemporary cultur, preserving and disseminating objects and assets held by the Federico García Lorca Foundation, exhibiting international artworks, and undertaking extensive initiatives with children and young people to foster their engagement with the arts..
The Centre will be a venue fot generating art, culture and thinking, constantly active and close to the public. A place that welcomes public participation, to support and encourage artists in all disciplines, and with an extensive educational program targeted at all audiences. Above all, it is intended to operate as a cultural institution that gives top priority to the power of words in all their forms: written, spoken, performed and sung..
The Centre’s activities are rooted in the values of striving for excellence and defending freedom and brotherhood, as embodied by the figure and legacy of Federico García Lorca.
The Centre divides its activities into three areas, with a view to becoming a front-rank institution in contemporary culture.
The objectives of the Centro Federico García Lorca are:
All these activities will be presented in collaboration with institutions and organisations that are major players in each of the relevant areas, both in Spain and abroad. This, in turn, will make it possible to promote the image of Centre and, with it, that of Granada itself, as a leading Spanish cultural site, enhanced by the worldwide reputation that Lorca's work enjoys.