East friday november 25 will be the first edition of the Embassies Nightan event organized by the Chancellery who will open the doors of his ceremonial office in the San Martin Palace and in diplomatic headquarters from countries like Brazil, United Arab Emirates, USA, South Korea, Angola and Italyamong others.
The headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Worshiplocated on Calle Arenales at 761, is a symbol of the city and the Buenos Aires neighborhood of Retiro, and is also the center of several of the activities of the Embassies Night.
The Chancellery will open, within said headquarters, the Diplomacy Museum every half hour from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and you will enter through Esmeralda at 1231. In this center, there will be guided tours with free and free entry but with limited space given by the order of arrival.
After that, between 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m., there will be live shows of national folklore and tango artists, as well as tours of the iconic palace from the early 20th century.
Another official dependency that will be open on the night of Friday the 25th is the Casa Patria Grande President Néstor C. Kirchner (CPG), decentralized body of the General Secretariat of the Presidency of the Argentine Nation with headquarters in the street Carlos Pellegrini 1289-91, which will have a program especially aimed at young people.
In addition to the government offices, Another of the attractions of the event will be the opening of embassies Y cultural centers from different countries around the world. Almost all of them will open that night with Guided visits and many of them will carry out samples of typical expressions of the nation they represent.
This Friday, visitors will have free and free access to the Cultural Space of the Pereda Palace, in Arroyo 1142, where the sample will be exhibited “Territories in Polyphony” from 2:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m., without interruption. It will also be possible to enter free and freebetween 6:00 p.m. and 11:59 p.m., in the hall of the building of the Brazilian Foreign Ministry, Located at Cerrito 1350. It is an architectural landmark of the Buenos Aires landscape in which two works by the renowned Brazilian plastic artist are permanently exhibited. Athos Bulcao (1918-2008): a mural of tiles in the colors of the flag of Brazil and a relief on a granite wall. There you can read information about the life and work of Bulcao, and the author of the building project, the Brazilian architect Olavo Redig de Campos (1906-1984).
The diplomatic headquarters of the Latin American country, located in Carlos Pellegrini at 1363, was prepared for the Embassies Night with a musical performance with dance and music groups from different regions of the country, which will be accompanied by coffee typical of its land which, due to its quality, is one of the most emblematic and recognized products of that nation. The activity there will begin at 6:00 p.m. and, during the night, videos with some of the best landscapes in Colombia will also be broadcast.
The consular center of the African country, at Calle Virrey Loreto 2477, will welcome visitors and, starting at 6:30 p.m., will carry out Guided visits of groups of 10 people that will leave every half hour. It will consist of a photographic exhibition about the life and work of the first president of Angolathe doctor Antonio Agostinho Neto, and an exhibition of works of art that symbolize the uses and traditions of the country. In addition, a video will be presented to portray the development of “a new Angola”. The activity will close at 22.
Very close to the San Martín Palace, at 972 Maipú Street, will open its doors on Korean Cultural Center in Argentinawith Guided visits –assigned with turn Y limited availability- at the following times: 19, 20, 21 and 22. The inscription can be done through center website or on their social networks. During the visit, there will also be tourism signs in Korea in virtual reality format and will be tasted typical food from that country. In addition, two films in the Great Hall of the Center: move the grave, at 6:40 p.m., and Taxi driver / The heroes of Gwangju, at 8:40 p.m.
At the embassy of the Central American country, located on the 1st floor of Avenida Santa Fe at 1385, there will be various activities arranged for the occasion. First of all, between 18 and 19, there will be the space “Grow Reading”which will include a reading of Salvadoran children’s poetry in the voice of Alejandro Cordova (the taylor) and live music (guitar and flute). In turn, between 6:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., there will be a traditional food tasting. Also, between 19 and 21, there will be a “Gamer Free Zone” in which they will be available free of charge Arcades games, Playstation 5 and virtual reality. Finally, the band will be presented Chelotaku, who will perform music from anime, series, movies and k-pop.
The activities at the consular headquarters of UAEon Calle Mariscal Antonio José de Sucre at 3825, include Guided visits of groups of approximately 20 people at 19, 20, 21 and 22, whose place must be reserved through prior registration. According to the Emirati authorities, the visit will consist of: a sensory experience with traditional aromasyes; henna designs; a tasting of coffee Y typical flavors; interpretation of emirati music with instruments characteristic; pictures and videos about tourist attractions and the outstanding buildings of the United Arab Emirates; and a graphic sample of expressions of the cultural legacy.
The Argentine North American Cultural Institute (Icana), at Maipú 672, it will open its doors during extended hours, but to participate it is necessary pre-register. First, there will be a music programming that will go through three typical genres of the country: the bluegrass (with the presentation of the group Station 39, between 20 and 21), the gospel (with the show of Black Sheep Gospel Choirfrom 22 to 23) and the jazz (beside Guadalupe Raventos & Jazz Band, which will play from 00 to 01). there will also be a breaking workshop for children from 8 to 12 years old, between 19 and 20; and from that hour, they will be made Hip Hop and Breaking classes for adolescents from 13 to 17 years old.
On the other hand, there will be a poster display, of the American Spaces Collection, that will represent the most iconic places in the United States and will be accompanied by Guided visits at 18, 19, 21 and 23. It is important to clarify that the city of New York will have a special section: at 10 p.m., the professor and film director Sebastian Cardemil Muchnik will give a talk to tour the Big Apple through the american cinema. Finally, there will also be talks for young people (at 6:30 p.m.) and adults (at 7:30 p.m.) organized by the office Education USAintended for study experiences in that country.
The consular office of Italylocated on Avenida del Libertador at 2100, will allow you to visit the Ambassador’s Residence between 7:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. The groups, of approximately 10 people, will leave in 15-minute shifts and will be organized according to the order of arrival. There they will take a tour of the ground floor of the historic building of the Alvear Palace, where you can see -from the outside- the garden with the façade illuminated by the colors of the italian flag and -inside- the places of representation and the artworks who are in the hall. may also be taste typical chocolates.
The diplomatic representation of state of palestineat 981 Riobamba street, will present an extensive program that will include the screening of the documentary Yallah! Yallah! between 18 and 18.30. Then, starting at 8:00 p.m., and for an hour, attendees will be able to enjoy a poetry recital in Arab Y Spanish. After this activity, there will be 15 minutes of presentation of Dabkethe traditional dance from the Middle East, and from 10 to 11 pm, another poetry recital in Arabic and Spanish. Parallel to these activities, between 6:00 p.m. and 12:00 p.m., there will be a permanent exhibition of palestinian traditional costumes, books about current affairs in the country, a exhibition of paintings and photographs Palestinians and one exhibition of paintings on that state made by the Argentine Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, Nobel Peace Prize.