Works by renowned artists appear in the catalog of the electronic auction, which is used to collect donations that will be used to strengthen the “Operation Smile” campaign. The activity takes place on Wednesday 25th August and is organized by Banco de Crédito BCP and Galería Altamira.
For the fourth time, art and solidarity go hand in hand at the “Reencuentro” auction, which exhibits works by artists: Mario Conde, Luis Zilvetti, Rosemary Mamani, Ada Donato, Fernando and Dario Antezana, Ángeles Fabri, Jaime Callizaya. Juan Bustillo, Ejty Stih and María José Rodríguez. “This auction has a very special meaning for the BCP, because after more than a year it will enable us to meet up with our customers again and to contribute again to something as important as Operation Smile with art and solidarity”, in addition to that Promote the work of our artists, said the manager of the BCP, Marcelo Trigo Villegas.
The bank has supported the Operation Smile campaign for 17 years and finances the transfer of girls and boys from all over the country to the centers where cleft lip and palate operations are performed. “We are extremely pleased that we have benefited 4,228 children with free surgeries in around 48 missions since the start of the campaign,” he added.
The auction will take place in person in the great great hall of the Hotel Casa Grande (Calle 16 # 8009, Calacoto) and it is possible to participate virtually via the link https://bit.ly/SubastaAltamira. Interested parties must register with their full name, email address, address and telephone in order to receive the link to participate and purchase. The catalog with the 100 works is available at: https://www.bcp.com.bo/Content/descargas/OperacionSonrisa/CatalogoSubast ….