Styles

In this section you can search all our contents throughout the different stages in the history of art in Spain, to find styles such as Baroque, Gothic, Mudejar and many, many more.

Picasso. Modernism and Avant-garde movements The turn of the century brought new winds of modernity. The aesthetic sensibility of the time was marked by a different, freer attitude towards art and life.

Topics

In this section you can search among all our contents by topic to find the different resources available in Spain, such as museums, routes, destinations, monuments and many, many more.

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Monument

Majorca Cathedral

Antonio Gaudí took part in the refurbishment of this jewel of Gothic architecture that faces the sea. Inside there is also a large ceramic mural by Miquel Barceló. The area around the cathedral is extremely pleasant for a leisurely stroll.

PALMA
GOTHIC

Museum

Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

Avant-garde, inside and out. The architecture is the work of Frank Gehry, and it houses artworks by Koons, Bourgeois, Chillida and Salle, amongst others. Its temporary exhibitions also feature the best contemporary art.

BILBAO

Artist / Creator

Helena Rohner

She is famous for her jewellery design based on silver and combined with find wood, porcelain and precious stones, for example. She has exclusive collections at important museums.

CONTEMPORARY

Work of art

The Flight of Icarus

Jacob Peter Gowy depicts this story from Greek Mythology, based on a sketch by Rubens. Rubens' influence on this large painting can be seen in the way the figures are drawn.

LA CORUÑA
BAROQUE

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Calendar

Charles IV 8-escudo gold coin, Lima 1803. From the shipwreck of the Mercedes. © Museo Nacional de Arqueología Subacuática ARQUA

Mar 9, 2015 to Sep 20, 2015

Exhibition

Alicante Provincial Archaeological Museum (MARQ) - Alicante
The final voyage of the frigate Nuestra Señora de las Mercedes

Its treasure is made up of more than 30,000 coins.

Image from the 'The 13 from El Sidrón' exhibition. © Museo Nacional y Centro de Investigación de Altamira.

Jun 23, 2015 to Sep 30, 2015

Exhibition

Altamira National Museum and Research Centre - Santillana del Mar
The 13 from El Sidrón

Learn about people who lived in the cave of El Sidrón more than 50,000 years ago.

 

May 29, 2015 to Sep 6, 2015

Exhibition

Spanish National Library - Madrid
Vicente Carducho, Theory and Practice of Drawing
 
 

Sep 6, 2015 to Sep 9, 2015

Festivity of International Tourist Interest

Guadix
The "Cascamorras"
 

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