Manuel Álvarez Prieto

Category: Writer
Birth Place: Buenos Aires (Argentina)
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Writer, art critic, lecturer, talk show guest and art dealer

 Work & Activities

 1980-1990: Daily collaborator in “El Progreso” (Lugo) as a cinema and culture critic. He has signed about 3500 notes about cinema, art and shows.

 Other collaborations in “La Voz de Galicia”, 1981; “A Nosa Terra”, 1981; “Cuadernos del Norte”, 1984; “Filmspiegel” (Berlin), 1984-86 and “Praza Maior”, 1990.

 Invited collaborator in RNE during the 80’s in programmes by Matesa Bourio, Lino Braxe and Ana Pontón.

 Writer of “O Tempo” and “O Bulir do Inquilino”, As Nogais (Lugo) 1990.

 Editor of “Liñaberta”, Lugo, 1990.

 Invited collaborator of the Seminar on Philosophy in Lugo during the 80’s.

 Member of the Executive Secretariat and the International Art Jury in the First Triennial Exhibition of Viana do Castelo (Portugal, France, Spain), 1991.

Special guest of the TVG to present the first dubbed film into Galician: “Lo que el viento se llevó” (Gone with the Wind), 1981.

Representative member of Lugo in “Cinegalicia”, the First Festival of Galician Cinema: “Cinegalicia”, Vigo, 1989.

Special texts:

Art catalogues, Xunta de Galicia “A Peito aberto”, José Manuel Prada, 2004.

Art catalogues, Xunta de Galicia “Abre os ollos”, Elena Pendás, 2005.

Jovita López Veres, Painter, 2005.

Texts and critic notes about art:

Programme in Punto Radio: “A Garúa”, 2009 (comments and interviews).