One more year the international rendezvous par excellence is approaching, an appointment that is summoned from 1981 and has already passed through Oviedo the most renowned writers, scientists, athletes, artists ...
The list of winners this year maintains the height of previous years and in Oviedo will be featured figures from the intellectual, scientific ...
FRANK O. GEHRY
PRINCE OF ASTURIAS AWARDS OF THE ARTS 2014
Its buildings are characterized by a virtuous game with complex shapes, by the use of unusual materials, such as titanium, and by its technological innovation, which has also had repercussions in other arts.
PRINCE OF ASTURIAS AWARDS OF SOCIAL SCIENCES 2014
Joseph Pérez was born in 1931 in Laroque d'Olmes (Ariége, France), where his parents had moved from the Valencian town of Bocairent. He studied Literature at the University of Paris and obtained the title of Spanish teacher. He began his teaching career at 1956 at the University of Bordeaux III, where he was appointed head of the Civilization of Spain and Latin America at 1960.
JOAQUÍN SALVADOR LAVADO TEJÓN, QUINO
PRINCE OF ASTURIAS AWARDS OF COMMUNICATION AND HUMANITIES 2014
Joaquín Salvador Lavado Tejón, known internationally as Quino, was born in Mendoza (Argentina) in 1932.
AVELINO CORMA CANÓS, MARK E. DAVIS AND GALEN D. STUCKY
PRINCE OF ASTURIAS AWARDS OF SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL RESEARCH 2014
The scientific and technical contributions of these three chemists have opened new and very important lines of work that are located at the frontiers of current knowledge, with applications in very diverse fields such as the reduction of polluting emissions of vehicles and factories, the improvement of food, the purification of waters, the refining processes of petroleum and in the chemical industry in general.
PRINCE OF ASTURIAS AWARDS OF LETTERS 2014
As a writer, he has received numerous accolades throughout his career and George Steiner, the Prince of Asturias Award for Communication and Humanities 2001, has qualified him as "the most intelligent English-language writer".
PRINCE OF ASTURIAS AWARDS OF INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION 2014
It is an educational exchange program, sponsored by the United States Government and designed to improve and strengthen ties and mutual understanding between US citizens and participants from other parts of the world.
MARATHON OF NEW YORK
PRINCE OF ASTURIAS AWARDS OF SPORTS 2014
The New York Marathon is the most popular race of those held annually in the world of this type (42,195 kilometers).
PRINCE OF ASTURIAS AWARDS OF THE CONCORD 2014
Recognized activist for press freedom, the reconstruction of peace and human rights, especially those of children and women in conflict zones, Caddy Adzuba denounces, through journalism, the tortures and violations of which are victims Congolese women and girls and promotes their reintegration into a society in which they are, by this fact, repudiated.
This year 2014 the Exemplary Town Prize of Asturias 2014 has been for: Associative movement and neighborhood of Boal / Bual.