IV Bernardo de Gálvez Award: Richard Gardner

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 21:30

Former U.S. Ambassador to Spain, Richard Gardner, received the Bernardo de Gálvez Award of the Fundación Consejo España – EE.UU., for his exemplary dedication to the strengthening of ties between the two countries and, in particular, for his work in promoting and supporting the creation of the US – Spain Council.
This Award was given to him on December 4 at the Sculpture Courtyard of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts of San Fernando (Madrid), in a ceremony that included remarks by the President of the Fundación Consejo España – EE.UU., Juan Rodriguez Inciarte, the former President of the same, Antonio Garrigues, who gave the laudatio, and current U.S. Ambassador to Spain, James Costos, as closure.