Styles

In this section, you can search all our contents under the different periods of art history in Spain, including Baroque, Gothic, Mudéjar, and 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.

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Monument

Monastery of Santa María de Valvanera

This Benedictine monastery houses the image of the patron saint of La Rioja, the Virgin of Valvanera. It nestles in the middle of a magnificent landscape full of forests and mountains. The church and the library are well worth a visit.

ANGUIANO
GOTHIC

Museum

Tavera Hospital

As well as being a typically Renaissance building, it houses an important art gallery with works by artists such as Zurbarán, El Greco and Luca Giordano, as well as an important Flemish furniture and tapestry collection from the 16th and 17th centuries.

TOLEDO

Artist / Creator

José Manuel Ballester

He won the National Photography Award for his unique interpretation of light and architectural space, and for his renovation of photographic techniques. He has taken part in many international collective exhibitions.

CONTEMPORARY

Work of art

Tombstone

This kind of stone was usually placed in funerary monuments in Roman times. This tombstone conserves the four complete lines of the inscription, making reference to a family of enriched freedmen.

MÉRIDA
ROMAN

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Cities, towns and villages

Laredo
LAREDO

Cities, towns and villages

Frómista
FRÓMISTA

Cities, towns and villages

Durango
DURANGO

Calendar

Exhibition: Genesis. Sebastião Salgado. Photo courtesy of Obra Social 'La Caixa'

Jun 4, 2014 to Sep 14, 2014

Exhibition

Espacio Cultural CajaCanarias - Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Genesis. Sebastião Salgado

The work of the Brazilian photograph is a tribute to the Earth.

Left: The Almond Trees in Blossom, 1905 Oil on canvas. 46 x 61 cm Carmen Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection on free loan from the Carmen Thyssen Museum in Malaga Right: La Concha by night, ca. 1906 Oil on canvas. 54 x 65 cm Carmen Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection on free loan from the Carmen Thyssen Museum in Malaga

Jun 13, 2014 to Oct 12, 2014

Exhibition

Carmen Thyssen Museum in Malaga - Málaga
Darío de Regoyos (1857-1913). The Impressionist adventure

The exhibition covers the painter's aesthetic evolution.

 

Apr 4, 2014 to Sep 28, 2014

Exhibition

National Art Museum of Catalonia (MNAC) - Barcelona
Ex ungue leonem. Marble heads by the Master of Cabestany
 
 

Jul 3, 2014 to Sep 7, 2014

Exhibition

Tabacalera, Art Promotion space - Madrid
Here and Elsewhere
 

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