A new sculpture of Aníbal Troilo will be unveiled on National Tango Day
On Friday December 11th the National Tango Day a new sculpture will be unveiled to commemorate Anibal Troilo, a.k.a Pichuco at the Paseo Aníbal Troilo, located in Diagonal Norte St., in the heart of Buenos Aires, by the Obelisk.
On the day of the birth of Carlos Gardel and Julio de Caro, the sculpture donated by The Argentine Tango Society to the City of Buenos Aires and designed by the renowned plastic artist Daniel Brandimarte, will be unveiled.
This initiative has had the endorsement of the Aníbal Troilo Centennial, the family of Troilo, the National Tango Academy and a committee of notables made up of well known cultural personalities.
The event will be presented by the newscaster Osmar Spanu, in the presence of Gabriel Soria, President of the National Tango Academy, the grandson of Zita Troilo, Francisco Torné, the sculptor Daniel Brandimarte, the builder Juan Lepes, the Maestros Julio Pane and José Colángelo. City council members will also be present.
The sculpture is entitled “Fuelle” and is part of the long tradition of affection and recognition that the figure of Aníbal Carmelo Troilo, the greatest bandoneon of Buenos Aires, arouses.
Friday , December 11th at 11:30am / Diagonal Norte St. between Suipacha St and Carlos Pellegrini St., by the Obelisk.