Arts and Culture

In this category we want to recognize Latin Americans artists, cultural managers and or non-governmental organizations, who reside partially or permanently in New Zealand.

This category includes the following artistic and / or cultural disciplines.

  • Literary Arts
  • Visual Arts
  • Performing Arts (Theater)
  • Performing Arts (Dance)
  • Dance Academies
  • Musical Arts
  • Cinema Audio-visual Arts
  • TV Audio-visual Arts
  • Cultural Managers or Promoters *

* In this subcategory, non Latin American people can participate.

Details for each sub categories mentioned above


Literary Arts

  • Narrative
  • Poetry
  • Literary essay
  • Literature for children and young people.

Visual Arts

  • Painting
  • Sculpture
  • Engraving and Drawing
  • Media Arts
  • Photography
  • Graphic Design and Illustration

Performing Arts (Theatre)

  • Dramaturgy
  • Directing
  • Acting (Actor)
  • Acting (Actress)

Performing Arts (Dance)

  • Choreography
  • Dancer

Musical Arts

  • Classical Music
  • Traditional or Folklore Root
  • Pop or Ballad
  • Alternative Rock or Jazz
  • Musical Performance

Cinema Audiovisual Arts

  • Film Fiction Direction
  • Script
  • Acting (Actor)
  • Acting (Actress)
  • Documentary Cinema Directing

Dance Academies

  • Salsa, Cumbia, Bachata and Reggaeton Academy
  • Ballet Academy
  • Tango Academy
  • Academy of Modern and Contemporary dance
  • Academy of Folk Dance

TV Audiovisual Arts

  • Dramatic Genre Direction
  • Script
  • Acting (Actor)
  • Acting (Actress)
  • Television Program Direction

Cultural Managers or Promoters

  • Cultural manager/promoter is understood as a professional who, motivated by the concern and interest in culture, and regardless of the area of knowledge of his academic training, chooses to promote, encourage, design, cultivate and/or promote Latin American culture in New Zealand.

Sport

In this category we want to recognize the work of Latin American sportsmen, teams and sports teams that have an outstanding participation in the area of sports in New Zealand.

This category includes the following recognition:

  • Team or Sports Team
  • Sportsman of the Year

Entertainment

We want to recognize the work of content makers, event producers, DJs and comedians who work to keep that party spirit and joy of us Latinos.

This category include the following areas

  • Radio Programs
  • Programs on Youtube / Youtubers / Facebook Live
  • DJs
  • Event producers
  • Podcast
  • Best Latino Event
  • Comedians

Business and Hospitality

We want to recognize the effort and work of Latin Americans who have managed to have their own business in different areas and also those who own companies in the area of hospitality and promote Latin American culture.

This category include the following areas:

  • Bar- Restaurant **
  • Take Away – Food Truck **
  • Coffee Shop – Gelatery – Bakery **
  • Business Owner *

* In this subcategory, all those business owners who may be associated with previous categories are exempt.

** In this subcategory, non Latin American people can participate.

Latin Attitude

This special category recognizes people from other nationalities (not from Latin America) who have an important presence in the development of Latin American culture, which can be transversal to any category mentioned above.