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

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Monument

La Granja de San Ildefonso Royal Palace

An example of European palace architecture, with outstanding gardens and monumental fountains. Occasionally, all the fountains can be in action at the same time, a spectacle which this year you can see on 25 July and 25 August.

SAN ILDEFONSO
BAROQUE

Museum

NMAC Foundation. Montenmedio Contemporary Art

Visit the collection to enjoy contemporary art in tune with nature. The route winds through a 30-hectare pine forest where works by international artists like Marina Abramovic and Maurizio Cattelan are installed.

VEJER DE LA FRONTERA

Artist / Creator

Pau Casals

Considered one of the greatest cellists of all time, his musical expressiveness and defence of peace were constant hallmarks of his career. In July, his birthplace hosts the International Music Festival which bears his name.

MODERNISM

Work of art

Arab stove

This is an exceptional piece, as there are very few similar examples. It is a large stove, completely restored and notable for its good conservation and unusual decorative elements.

IBIZA

Calendar

Part of the exhibition “Picasso’s 42 sketches for Guernica” © Ricardo Ordóñez

May 12, 2017 to Oct 15, 2017

Exhibition

Fadrique de Basilea Book Museum - Burgos
Picasso’s 42 sketches for Guernica. 80th Anniversary

Did you know Picasso considered using colour in “Guernica”? This is one of the curious facts revealed in this exhibition.

Performance of Marcus Aurelius in Mérida’s Classical Theatre Festival © Festival de Teatro Clásico de Mérida

Jul 5, 2017 to Aug 27, 2017

Festival

Roman Theatre in Mérida - Mérida
Mérida’s Classical Theatre Festival

The festival, accessible for audiences with visual and hearing disabilities, now bears the European Festival Association’s EFFE seal.

 

Jun 28, 2017 to Sep 17, 2017

Exhibition

González Martí National Museum of Ceramics and Sumptuary Arts - Valencia
Exhibition: Valencia in clay. Works by Vicente Espinosa Carpio
 
 

Jul 21, 2017 to Aug 5, 2017

Festival

Olite-Erriberri
Olite Classical Theatre Festival
 

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