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.

Literature and thought

Intellectual life and literary genius. Contemplation and imagination in the service of the word. In Spain the profession of writer has never been rewarded with any degree of social recognition. However some of the towering works of universal literature have sprung from the pens of Spanish writers. Poetry has taken its inspiration from various mediaeval compositions, mystic introspection or the inventiveness of contemporary avant-garde movements. Golden Age theatre is today a universal classic. And Spain was the source of one of the world's first novels and one of its most universal characters: Don Quixote. In contrast, the reflexive nature of figures such as Ramon Llull, Francisco de Vitoria, Miguel Servet and Ortega y Gasset has left its mark on philosophy, theology and the art of the essay in our country.

Francisco Brines.  -  A member of the Generation of '50, the winner of the 2020 Cervantes Award is one of the most important Spanish poets of the 20th century.   See more

Francisco Brines © Carlos Miralles / EL MUNDO

Calendar

Paul Gauguin. “Washerwomen in Arles (Laveuses à Arles)”, 1888. Oil on canvas. 74 x 92 cm. (Art Room). © Museo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao

Oct 6, 2018 to Dec 30, 2020

Exhibition

Bilbao Museum of Fine Arts - Bilbao
ABC. The alphabet at the Bilbao Museum

The soprano Núria Rial with the orchestra Acadèmia 1750 © Festival de Torroella de Montgrí

Jul 23, 2020 to Aug 31, 2021

Festival

Espai Ter Auditorium - Torroella de Montgrí
Torroella de Montgrí International Music Festival

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Oct 14, 2020 to Mar 14, 2021

Exhibition

Prado Museum - Madrid
Uninvited Guests. Episodes on Women, Ideology and the Visual Arts in Spain (1833-1931)

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