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.

Audience

This section provides access to all the contents in a personalised way, according to your own particular interests and socio-demographic profile.

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Monument

Palace of La Granja de San Ildefonso

Every summer people gather to see the spectacular fountains of this magnificent palace come to life. As is now traditional, on 25 July and 25 August all the fountains are turned on at the same time in an exceptional free event.

SAN ILDEFONSO
BAROQUE

Museum

Asturias Museum of Fine Arts

This is one of the largest provincial art galleries in Spain. With over 15,000 works of art in its collection, it occupies a complex of three buildings near Oviedo Cathedral. It is currently holding the temporary exhibition “Guerrero-Vicente” until September.

OVIEDO

Artist / Creator

Cristóbal Halffter

Considered one of Spain’s most important living composers, he composed the cantata “XX Anniversary of Human Rights” for the UN to commemorate the 20th anniversary of its Universal Declaration. In 2020 he will debut his latest work with the Sinfonieorchester Basel.

CONTEMPORARY

Work of art

Susanna and the Elders

This Rubens painting was recently restored. One of his most important works, he painted it at the age of 30, presenting the story of Susanna in a new way while showing off his most brilliant characteristics, full of life, movement and colour.

MADRID

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Cities, towns and villages

Alcúdia
ALCÚDIA

Cities, towns and villages

Artenara
ARTENARA

Cities, towns and villages

Nerja
NERJA

Calendar

Roman theatre in Mérida © Turismo de Extremadura

Jun 27, 2019 to Aug 25, 2019

Festival

Roman Theatre in Mérida - Mérida
Mérida Classical Theatre Festival

The 65th Mérida Classical Theatre Festival focuses on accessibility and inclusive productions.

Chemical Brothers at the 2015 Sonar Festival © Ariel Martini

To be confirmed 2020

Festival

Barcelona
Sónar

Barcelona’s International Festival of Advanced Music and Multimedia Art is one of the essential summer events.

 

Jun 18, 2019 to Sep 22, 2019

Exhibition

National Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum - Madrid
Balenciaga and Spanish painting
 
 

Jul 15, 2019 to Jul 31, 2019

Festivity of International Tourist Interest

Santiago de Compostela
Festivities in honour of Santiago Apóstol
 

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