Sweet Charity

Please join us for the opening night celebrations, with live music, circus performers, edible art and regional wines. Entrance is free and there is wheel chair access to this impressively reformed 19th century sugar factory, set over two floors.

Opening night: Saturday the 25th November 2017, 7 – 11pm
Opening times: 25th November – 16th December, 7 – 10pm. Wednesdays to Saturdays.

This an opportunity to surround yourself with incredible art and be inspired in the impressively refurbished setting of La Fábrica Azucarera Nuestra Señora del Pilar, the Sugar Factory of Motril. It is a beast of a place, enormous and thus we have a huge selection of local and international artists exhibiting.

La Fábrica Azucarera Nuestra Señora del Pilar, de Motril, sala de exposionesANA artists are integral to the organising and putting on of this humungous event. Emma Plunkett is leading the event and Gareth Lister is curating the art. Acompalia.org are the charity behind the project, making it happen. They will be in receipt of 10% of all sales.

Toni Connolly & Luis Gomez will be providing live funky chill out music on the opening night. Guitar, keyboards, sax and flute will set the atmosphere for enjoying the art.

On the 2nd, 9th and 16th of December you will also be able to enjoy the art with other live musical accompaniment.

Artists Talks

Artists will also be giving talks about their art during the opening hours. If they seem a bit quiet just go up to them and encourage them by asking all the questions you are dying to know!

List of ANA Exhibiting Artists

John Wragg
Meg Robinson
Guy Harris
Sebastian Lowsley-Williams
Mix Amylo
Charley Werff
Lisa Prudon
Gareth Lister
Maxine Friday
Emma Plunkett
Azzi Shanahan
Klaus Schumacher
Marylin Fox
Patricia Seymour

Map of how to get there

Entrance is round the back through the restaurant. There is parking along the main road and in all the side roads.

Directions: From Alcampo drive up towards the hospital. You’ll see it on the left about 1km from the round-a-bout. The entrance is through the Azucarera Museo Restaurant, round the back from Calle Roma.

Please check the Acompalia website for the complete list of artists, a map and the full itinerary of musical events: https://acompalia.org/news/la-azucarera-2017/

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