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Brazil shows its interest in the Cathedral project

30/04/06 The Santa Maria Cathedral Foundation is to sign collaboration agreements with Brazilian universities and schools.

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´The art of living´ lectures

01/02/06 Prestigious thinkers, writers, philosophers, humanists and scientists, such as Carlos Castilla del Pino, Ángeles Caso, Ana María Matute, Carlos Amigo, Alejandro Jodorowsky, and Francesco Alberoni, will discuss several issues pertaining to human life.

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Conference of Dominique Lapierre next January 20th

01/01/06 The tickets for the conference offered by the French writer will have a symbolic price and the whole raising will be destined to the humanitarian campaigns in India.

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Santa Maria Cathedral invites international architects

01/12/05 Architects
participating in the “International Forum on Architecture and
Society-Cathedrals of the 21st century” include Shigeru
Ban, Carlos Ferrater and Patxi Mangado.

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Hugh Thomas and Gregorian chant in November

24/10/2005 The Santa Maria Cathedral Foundation continues its cultural programme. Check the calendar for November´s activities.

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Short story, painting and photography contest awards

10/10/2005 Short story, painting and photography contest awards.

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´Encounters with the Cathedral´ scheduling news

16/06/05 The cultural offer includes the participation of successful novelists Dominique Lapierre, Carlos Ruiz Zafón, Hugh Thomas and Matilde Asensi; architects Arata Isozaqui and Shigeru Ban; thinkers Carlos Castilla del Pino and José Antonio Marina; and actor Rafael Álvarez "El Brujo".

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Updating in the Foundation’s website

28/07/2005 There has been added a section of Publications and the Virtual Tours have been updated.

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The Princes of Asturias want to visit the restoration works

27/05/05 At the Santa María Cathedral´s stand at the Madrid Book Fair, Don Felipe and Doña Letizia expressed their wish to visit the Cathedral.

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Restoration of the most important painting in the Cathedral

25/05/05 The careful restoration study of Lamentación sobre Cristo muerto (Lament on Christ´s dead body) has revealed main changes in the painting´s structure and original composition.