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. 'Guernica' 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

Convent of Santo Domingo de Bonaval

Did you know that the writer Rosalía de Castro is buried in its pantheon? You'll find quite a few surprises on this visit. For example, its triple-helix staircase or its church, the only example of Mendicant Gothic still extant in Compostela.

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA
BAROQUE

Museum

San Telmo Municipal Museum

The original home of the museum, a 16th-century Dominican convent, has been extended with a new building designed by the architects Nieto and Sobejano. As part of the programme to mark San Sebastián's year as European Capital of Culture 2016, until October it is hosting the exhibition '1516-2016. Peace Treaties'

SAN SEBASTIÁN

Artist / Creator

El Lebrijano

The singer, who died recently, was one of the masters of cante jondo in the second half of the 20th century, and the first cantaor to perform in the Teatro Real de Madrid. A pioneer who renewed the form; his legacy of recordings includes many milestones of flamenco.

CONTEMPORARY

Work of art

Seated woman I

The creator of this piece, Julio González, was one of the most important Spanish avant-garde sculptors. This work shows how iron sculpture is linked to cubism and the essence of nature.

MADRID
AVANT-GARDE

Calendar

Gran Canaria Philharmonic Orchestra © Festival de Teatro, Música y Danza de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Jul 7, 2016 to Aug 13, 2016

Festival

Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las
TEMUDAS FEST

For the first time, the Festival of Theatre, Music and Dance of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is taking part in the European project 'Power of diversity'.

Designed by Ramon Casas and created by Josep Meifrèn. ‘Maurici Vilomara and Pompeu Gener. Shadow puppets for Els Quatre Gats theatre’, c. 1897-1898. Collection by Pere Jiménez-Meifrèn Caralps and Gonzalo Jiménez Meifrèn.

Jun 30, 2016 to Oct 31, 2016

Exhibition

National Art Museum of Catalonia (MNAC) - Barcelona
Ramón Casas and the shadow puppets of ‘Els Quatre Gats’

The exhibition presents unpublished work by the Modernista painter in the year of the 150th anniversary of his birth.

 

Jul 24, 2016 to Jul 31, 2016

Festivity of International Tourist Interest

La Villajoyosa
Moors and Christians Fiesta
 
 

Jul 9, 2016 to Aug 20, 2016

Festival

Niebla Castle - Niebla
Castillo de Niebla Theatre and Dance Festival
 

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