04 January 2002
On January 4th 2002, at the Teatrino di Corte of the Royal Palace in Naples, was held the ceremony to award the Mediterranean Award 2002.
The Fondazione Laboratorio Mediterraneo, with the Mediterranean Academy – Maison de la Méditerranée – in collaboration with the Regione Campania, the Province of Benevento, the Municipality of Naples, Il Corriere della Sera, El Mundo, Il Denaro, la Rai, Il Centro Francescano di Cultura “Oltre il Chiostro”, the Landscape and Fine Arts Service of Naples and Province – conferred acknowledgements in the relevant sections of the Award.
The Mediterranean Award "Silver Dolphin" 2002 has been assigned to the memory of Marcello Gigante, founding member of the Mediterranean Academy. His wife Valeria Lanzara received the award.