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. 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

Gran Liceu theatre

This is Barcelona's temple of opera, and one of the symbols of the city. There are numerous curiosities on its interior. For example, the curtain was designed by the artist Antoni Miró and is the first in its history to open vertically and from side to side.

BARCELONA
ROMANTICISM

Museum

Printing and Graphic Art Museum

The museum traces the history of the printing press in Spain and contains a replica of a wooden press similar to the one used by Gutenberg. It is among the most internationally recognised of its kind.

PUIG

Artist / Creator

Esther Tusquets

She is one of the most influential women on the Spanish literary scene in recent decades. Her life was always linked to books, and she was in no doubt that "what I know about the world and life I have learnt from novels". For almost 40 years she headed the publishing house "Lumen".

CONTEMPORARY

Work of art

En el seno de la tierra los árboles florecen (In the bosom of the Earth the trees flower)

Each tree is a particular element and the bearer of its own energy, which is recovered with the artist's intervention. This is a work by Alberto Carneiro, who since the 1970s has referenced trees in titles, texts, drawings and photographs.

HUESCA

Calendar

Performance during the WOMAD Festival in Cáceres © Ayuntamiento de Cáceres

May 7, 2015 to May 10, 2015

Festival

Gran Teatro de Cáceres - Cáceres
Womad Cáceres

Free concerts and street entertainment to welcome the cultures of the world.

May 14, 2015 to May 17, 2015

Teatro Pavón - Madrid
La Celestina, by Fernando de Rojas

An updated version of this Spanish literary classic with a pared-down text.

 

May 7, 2015 to May 17, 2015

Fair

Seville
Seville Book Fair
 
 

May 13, 2015 to May 17, 2015

Segovia
Titirimundi, puppet theatre festival
 

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