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July 2017
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Classic and contemporary art

6 July - 29 September
Galería Marlborough Barcelona, Enric Granados, 68, 08008 Barcelona  + Google Map

CLASSIC AND CONTEMPORARY ART is presented as an exhibition characterized by the eclecticism of the different artistic techniques used today. During the twentieth century, with the beginning of modernity and avant-garde art, the artists dissociated themselves from the Academy, which meant total freedom for their creative experimentation, which, in turn, resulted in a proliferation of different artistic movements. With this innovation the support evolved into unsuspected places, abandoning the usual canvas or board. During the 21st century this freedom continues…

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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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October 2017

Hell according to Rodin

11 October 2017 - 21 January 2018
Fundación Mapfre, Diputació, 250, 08007 Barcelona España + Google Map

Exhibition in Barcelona. Sala Foundation MAPFRE Casa Garriga Nogués 11/11/2017 to 21/01/2018 Explore the creation of an icon of the art of the end of the century, The Gate of Hell by Auguste Rodin is our proposal in Barcelona from October 11 of this year to January 21, 2018. This exhibition brings together a hundred sculptures and some thirty drawings , which have rarely been exhibited, as well as several models and models that allow to follow the creative process…

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12€

The entropic box. Collision of History and Culture

20 October 2017 - 14 January 2018
MNAC, Palau Nacional, Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

Francesc Torres, Catalan multifaceted artist, wants to transform a part of the museum into an entropic box highlighting its preservation function. By favoring works mostly from the 19th and 20th centuries selected from the museum's collection, Torres explores the collision between history and culture while reflecting on the nature of museums. Torres, despite not having done any of the works, has chosen them as a curator and, at the same time, will use them as objets trouvés, that is, as…

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7€

Sumer and the Modern Paradigm

28 October 2017 - 21 January 2018
Fundación Joan Miró, Parc de Montjuïc s/n 08038 Barcelona  + Google Map

The exhibition Sumer and the modern paradigm puts in conversation the Mesopotamian creation and the work of modern artists, especially during the period between the wars (1920-1945). At the same time, it wants to find an answer to the modern fascination with the findings of the ancient Near East.

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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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4€

¡Agón! The competition in ancient Greece

24 February 2018
CaixaForum, Av. Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

The history of ancient Greece, as we know it, is full of heroic deeds, warrior triumphs and athletic achievements. Homer's epic, the victories of the Olympic athletes or the adventures of Heracles, all are characterized by intense competition. The competitive spirit of the ancient Greeks was present in all aspects of domestic and religious life. Rivalry and competition can be seen as negative emotions, but they can also have a positive, unifying and creative sense of a thriving culture. The…

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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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