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

Laredo Palace

Its name comes from its architect, Manuel Laredo. It is one of the most singular monuments in Alcalá de Henares, and features neo-Mudéjar, Gothic, Renaissance and even modernist elements. Highlights include the Salón de Reyes (Hall of Kings) with its vault that was originally from Santorcaz castle.

ALCALÁ DE HENARES

Museum

Altamira National Museum and Research Centre

This is a chance to see in detail the first masterpiece of humankind –the Altamira cave– and learn more about the way of life of its inhabitants thousands of years ago. It contains over 400 original objects and boasts the finest archaeological collection from this period of prehistory.

SANTILLANA DEL MAR

Artist / Creator

Antonio Gala

This is one of Spain's best loved authors. He has produced novels, poetry, drama and essays, in addition to numerous articles in the press. He started out on his successful career as a playwright with the play 'The green fields of Eden'.

CONTEMPORARY

Work of art

Virgin and Child

This work in alabaster is part of the decoration of a sepulchre produced by Felipe de Vigarny for the bishop of Tuy in the 16th century. The piece follows all the canons of the Renaissance sculptural ideal.

VALLADOLID
RENAISSANCE

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LLANES

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ELCHE

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BANYALBUFAR

Calendar

English National Ballet © ASH. Castell de Peralada Festival

Jul 11, 2014 to Aug 16, 2014

Festival

Peralada Castle - Peralada
Castell de Peralada Festival

An exceptional programme and a chance to enjoy music and dance on summer nights.

Suite Sevilla. Spanish National Ballet © Belyaevsky

Jun 30, 2014 to Aug 30, 2014

Festival

Sabatini Gardens - Madrid
Veranos de la Villa summer festival

Among the new developments this year is the summer cinema installed in the Cibeles Palace.

 

Aug 9, 2014

Festivity of International Tourist Interest

Parres
Canoeing festival. International Descent of the River Sella
 
 

Jun 23, 2014 to Sep 24, 2014

Exhibition

Picasso Museum in Malaga - Málaga
El Lissitzky. The Experience of Totality
 

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