the performing
arts market of
the south atlantic

Gran Canaria and Tenerife

July 4 to 9, 2022

A benchmark in music and the performing arts

Our professional market for the performing arts is now in its fifth edition.

Bringing Africa, Latin America and southern Europe together in the Canary Islands for the whole world to see, MAPAS showcases the latest international trends in the creative industries with live music, street arts, circus, contemporary dance and theatre performances.

The concerts will be held from July 4 to 6 in different spaces.

The activity will take place in Tenerife from July 7 to 9 in the island's leading cultural spaces.


Taught by Gabriel Llano, Patricia Carrera, Jaime Nieto and Patricia Varas.

'Cartógrafo Ilustre' Award

7 July - Auditorio de Tenerife

Jose Sanchis Sinisterra
Valencia, June 28, 1940

'Federación Insulares' Report + Networking

July 9 - Tenerife Auditorium

Networking event

This key event brings artists and creative companies from the South Atlantic into contact with programmers, producers and distributors from the five continents.

Appointment scheduling system

Training sessions and sectoral meetings

As part of its commitment to the cultural industry value chain, MAPAS also offers spaces for training and supports innovative activities linked to music and the performing arts.

Campus MAPAS 2022

Networking opportunities

MAPAS is a face-to-face event that provides opportunities for meeting and conversation, bringing artists and programmers together in unconventional venues so they can develop new collaborations.

A beautiful setting

The Canary Islands serve as a natural gathering point connecting the three continents. MAPAS features a programme of activities spanning Gran Canaria and Tenerife and aims to build a friendly environment where the performing arts can thrive.