CULTURAL AND CREATIVE ACTIVITES
Photography: the famous Cabo de Gata light has inspired numerous photographers such as Bernard Plossu, Carlos Pérez Siquier, Oscar Molina, Jeanne Chevalier, José Alberto Ubierna, etc.
Workshops about photography are organized every summer in Cabo de Gata with renowned photographers nationally and internationally: Talleres de fotografía en Cabo de Gata.
García Lorca, "Bodas de Sangre" (Blood Wedding).
Carmen de Burgos – daughter of the village of Rodalquilar - “Puñal de Claveles”
Juan Goytisolo, "Campos de Níjar"
José Angel Valente and his poetic work
Michel Houellebecq, "La possibilité d'une île"
Cinematographic tourist route of Almeria in Los Albaricoques with the original scenes from a great many of the Spaghetti Westerns of Sergio Leone and others.
Pilar Miró, "El pájaro de la felicidad".
Film projections in San José and Las Negras
Open-air film viewings in summer
Etnografía: Ethnographic Trail, Water Trail, Pirate Trail
Crafts and creatives :
Pottery: numerous traditional and contemporary pottery workshops and shops in Níjar
Pita Escuela del Rio Aguas: create musical instruments and other objects from ecological agave wood.
Rafael Ebrero: creates furniture and other objects from recycled material
Matthew Weir: artist, potter and engraver, the "Tienda de los Milagros" in Níjar.
Ulli Butz, Anne Kampschulte
Xavier de Torres, Safi.
The Cabo de Gata is an ideal place for drawing and painting outdoors.
At the website www.cabodegatalife you will find interviews with inhabitants of the Park along with cultural programmes and activities within the Natural Park.