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December 2016
Free

Masters of satire and caricature – Hogarth, Goya, Bagaria, Nogués

14 December 2016 - 26 May 2017
PALAU ANTIGUITATS, Gran de Gràcia, 1, 08012 Barcelona España + Google Map

Exhibition that presents a tour of the world of laughter and satire through more than a hundred drawings and engravings of artists from the eighteenth to the twentieth century. Although there are antecedents already in the Renaissance, it is mainly from the XVIII century that the satire receives impulse thanks to the work of recorders of talent like the British William Hogarth (1697-1764) or the Spaniard Francisco de Goya (1746-1828 ), Which show that satire does not have as much…

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March 2017
4€

The pillars of Europe. The Middle Ages at the British Museum

10 March - 18 June
CaixaForum, Av. Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

Although historians use the terms medieval and Middle Ages with a certain degree of flexibility, they generally designate the period of European history between 400 and 1500 AD. C. approximately. It was a time of great social imbalances, as they emphasize the cultural elements that have survived until today. For the monarchy, the nobility and the high clergy, it was an era of wealth and power, creativity and learning, as well as opulent lifestyles. The majority of the population, on…

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12€

Pere Torné Esquius

15 March - 9 July
MNAC, Palau Nacional, Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

For different reasons, the singular work of the painter, illustrator and cartoonist Pere Torné Esquius (Barcelona 1879- Flavancourt, France, 1936) doesn't fit in with either the modernist proposals or the noucentista style (turn of the century), even though the latter considered him to be one of theirs. +info

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Picasso. Retratos

17 March - 25 June
Museu Picasso Barcelona, Montcada 15-23, 08003 Barcelona España + Google Map

La National Portrait Gallery de Londres y el Museu Picasso de Barcelona están organizando una importante exposición en la que se explora el lugar que ocupa la caricatura en los retratos de Picasso. La exposición contará con pinturas, esculturas, dibujos y grabados de todos los períodos de la larga carrera del artista. La comisaria es Elizabeth Cowling, catedrática emérita de Historia del Arte en la Universidad de Edimburgo y especialista y comisaria independiente.En los primeros años de su adolescencia y…

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7€

«À toute épreuve», more than a book

31 March - 2 July
Fundación Joan Miró, Parc de Montjuïc s/n 08038 Barcelona  + Google Map

«À toute épreuve», rather than a book reconstructs the history of the creation of the book of Miró made from a collection of poems by Paul Éluard with the same title. The sample is included within the Miró series. Documents, which aims to delve into some aspects of the work of Miró from the bottom of the Archive of the Foundation. +info

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June 2017
12€

Ismael Smith, the beauty and the monsters

22 June - 17 September
MNAC, Palau Nacional, Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

The exhibition will cover the entire Ismael Smith's trajectory (Barcelona, 1886-White Plains, New York, 1972) and will reunite various works from the diverse disciplines that this artist practiced: sculpture, drawing, illustration, posters, graphic design, interior design, ceramics, jewelry design, engravings, book-plates and even painting, a hidden facet of the artist. There will be about seventy sculptures shown, more than one hundred and fifty drawings and monument projects, about fifty engravings, a set of jewelry and a complete book-plates collection, the…

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July 2017
4€

Dream or reality. The world of Giorgio de Chirico

19 July - 22 October
CaixaForum, Av. Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

This exhibition, organized with the collaboration of Fondazione Giorgio and Isa de Chirico, reveals the creative phases of Giorgio de Chirico with the evolution of its manifestations, from the personal transformation of classical art into its piazzas, the mythological world or the figure of the Gladiator in the recitation of death, to portraits and interior landscapes, along with the role of nature. It is structured around six thematic sections based on the main phases of the work of the great…

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September 2017
12€

Ramon Pichot

21 September 2017 - 7 January 2018
MNAC, Palau Nacional, Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

Settled in Paris at the beginning of the 20th century, Ramon Pichot (Barcelona, 1871 - Paris, 1925), who had worked in Barcelona with Ramon Casas, Santiago Rusiñol, Joaquim Mir and Isidre Nonell, lived in the Bohemian and artistic environment of Montmartre.  The initiatory journey to Paris was frequent among many artists, but Pichot went there to stay, and died there.  In Paris he would become integrated in a colony of Catalan and Spanish artists and intellectuals, he would get to…

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December 2017
5€

Adolf Loos – Private Spaces

14 December 2017 - 28 February 2018
Museu del Disseny, Plaça de les Glòries Catalanes, 37-38 08018 Barcelona España + Google Map

The exhibition Adolf Loos. Private Spaces presents, for the first time in Spain, a vast display of the work of this outstanding figure in Viennese architecture, a pioneer in the debate between spaces in public and private life. The show highlights the aesthetic revolution led byLoos (1870-1933) when, in the Austrian capital at the turn of the twentieth century, he rebelled against the Viennese Secession, proposing economy in architectural construction and design, reviving the classical column and facing and the…

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February 2018
12€

William Morris and the Arts & Crafts in Great Britain

22 February 2018 - 20 May 2018
MNAC, Palau Nacional, Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

The  Arts and Crafts movement, linked to design and decorative arts, was born in Great Britain around 1880 and it was developed until the First World War.  It spread rapidly throughout America and Europe until reaching Japan.  Its maximum ideologist was the artist and writer William Morris (1834-1896) and took its name from the Arts and Crafts Exhibition Society, founded in London in 1887. +info

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July 2018
12€

Gala Dalí

7 July 2018 - 14 October 2018
MNAC, Palau Nacional, Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

The exhibition will explore this enigmatic and intuitive lady, who related with many artists and intellectuals.  Known worldwide for being the wife of Salvador Dalí, his muse and the protagonist of some of his paintings, we will attend the transformation of Gala into a fully-fledged artist, given that the couple began an artistic cooperation, that would signify the shared authorship of some works. +info

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