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

Candamo de la Peña Cave

One of the set of caves in northern Spain declared a collective World Heritage site for their important cave paintings. After being closed for several years for restoration, the cave can now be visited in the summer months.

CANDAMO
PREHISTORY

Museum

Picasso Museum of Malaga

Since March, the galleries displaying the museum’s permanent collection have been showing the works in a new way, highlighting the versatility and breadth of Picasso’s art from a chronological perspective, and adding new pieces.

MÁLAGA

Artist / Creator

Elvira Lindo

Lindo is the creator of one of the most famous characters in Spanish children’s literature: Manolito Gafotas (Manolito Four-Eyes), whose adventures have won the National Children's and Young People's Literature Award. She is also a newspaper columnist and scriptwriter for the cinema.

CONTEMPORARY

Work of art

Project for the restoration of León Cathedral

The General Archive of the Administration conserves documentation on the restoration work carried out in León Cathedral in the 19th and 20th centuries. This specific piece refers to work done in the 1970s

ALCALÁ DE HENARES

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La Alberca
ALBERCA, LA

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RIBADAVIA

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Tarazona
TARAZONA

Calendar

View of the exhibition with detail of the Orestes Sarcophagus Husillos, Palencia, by an anonymous Roman.

Jul 5, 2017 to Nov 5, 2017

Exhibition

National Sculpture Museum - Valladolid
The Son of Laocoön. Alonso Berruguete and Pagan Antiquity

A journey to the sources that inspired the personal style of the leading sculptor of the Spanish Renaissance.

Sonia Delaunay. Costume designs for the ballet Cleopatra, designs for four shawls, 1918. Watercolour on paper. Each 31 x 9.5 cm. Private collection. © Pracusa 2017633.

Jul 4, 2017 to Oct 15, 2017

Exhibition

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum - Madrid
Sonia Delaunay. Art, Design, Fashion

The first monographic exhibition in Spain on this key figure of the Paris avant-garde.

 

May 31, 2017 to Sep 10, 2017

Exhibition

Fundación Mapfre - Barcelona
Duane Michals
 
 

Jun 16, 2017 to Nov 5, 2017

Exhibition

National Museum of Decorative Arts - Madrid
Embroidered Fortune. Taiwanese Costume from the National Palace Museum in Taipei, Taiwan
 

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