The Ministry of Culture inaugurated in the lobby of the state entity’s headquarters the Thematic Exhibition of the Dominican Carnival with photographs and costumes of the legendary carnival characters from all around the country. The colorful masks and actual costumes can be seen.
The exhibition is open to the general public until 21 March. The event is coordinated by the Deputy Ministry of Creativity and Popular Participation.
Exhibits on carnival in ten regions of the country is presented. At the exhibition, the public can see the masks and costumes of the carnivals. The exhibition is organized around seven themes — Devils, Traditional, Fantasy, Alibaba, Historical, Popular Creativity and Individual.
Other colorful characters on exhibition are: Robalagallina, Los Pintaos de Barahona, El Califé, Los Taimáscaro, from Puerto Plata; Lechón Joyero, Lechón Pepinero...