The Foundation Destellos is created in 2007 in Mar del Plata, Argentine, by initiative of Dr Elsa Justel. It is a private and independent organization with juridical status. Conducted by an Administration board and a relevant team of Argentine and foreign artists and searchers.

After an intensive trajectory as composer and video artist, Dr Justel assumes the responsibility of this Foundation on behalf of the artistic creation, the sciences and technologies of art, in order to stimulate and sustain all those initiatives tending to the development of culture and human knowledge. The Foundation has as priority purpose to hold the new generations of artists, searchers and technicians whose objectives are oriented in this sense.

The Foundation is a meeting point of reflection about art, science and technology by means of creation and research.

It acts as mediator between young creators and researchers, and the creation and research centers, festivals and international cultural events.

It envisages programs of interchange and   conjunct action , by agreements with other national and international institutions on the same areas.