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May 2016
€7

Gimeno Foundry

10 May 2016 - 18 September 2016
Fundación Joan Miró, Parc de Montjuïc s/n 08038 Barcelona  + Google Map

In the mid-forties, amateur photographer Joaquim Gomis visited Gimeno Foundry with his friend Joan Miró. At the foundry, Gomis found material paying tribute to the leaders of Franco’s dictatorship, as well as remnants of artistic movements prior to the Republic. +info

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June 2016
€12

The Divine Morales

17 June 2016 - 25 September 2016
MNAC, Palau Nacional, Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

This exhibition carefully surveys the work of the ‘Divine’ Morales, who was called like this because, as painter and treatise writer Antonio Palomino wrote in the eighteenth century: He was named the Divine, because all he painted was sacred things, and because he made heads of Christ with such exquisiteness and subtlety in the hair, that it causes those interested in art want to blow on it so that it moves, because it appears as subtle as that which is…

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€12

Ramon Casas and “Els Quatre Gats” Chinese shadows. Unorthodox practices

30 June 2016 - 31 October 2016
MNAC, Palau Nacional, Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

This Casas' exceptional collection that is conserved by the museum has been recently enriched with a very original, strange and singular ingress: a group of 11 shadow puppets, designed by Casas, cut and constructed by the Josep Meifrèn, painter Eliseu Meifrèn's brother and member of "Els Quatre Gats", circle of friends. This is a unique set in its genre that establishes a visible relation with modernity. The discovery documents the contact between Ramon Casas' work with very popular artistic practices…

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July 2016
€4

Ming. The golden rule

15 July 2016 - 2 October 2016
CaixaForum, Av. Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

China dominated the Ming Dynasty for 276 years. Between 1368 and 1644, sixteen emperors of the Zhu family ruled a population that increased to about 175 million. During the dynastic period, China achieved great prosperity and became famous in Europe as a supplier of luxury items and as a place full of mystery. The combination of wealth and external influences generated within society Ming China tensions that transformed forever. In Chinese, Da Ming means 'great light'. In addition, the reign…

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September 2016
3€

Renoir among women. Modern ideal of the classical ideal.

17 September 2016 - 8 January 2017
Fundación Mapfre, Diputació, 250, 08007 Barcelona España + Google Map

Like few before or after artists, Renoir gave life to the image that defines the canon of the feminine in our Western culture. This exhibition runs in an exceptional proposal of more than 60 works, all the artist's career and the different facets of women that reflected his painting: from modern Parisian dancing Moulin de la Galette (1876) to the primitive nymphs protagonists of bathers (1918-1919). In the itinerary that the exhibition presents the evolution of the feminine ideal in…

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€12

Lluïsa Vidal

23 September 2016 - 15 January 2017
MNAC, Palau Nacional, Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

Lluïsa Vidal (1876-1918), painter, draftswoman and illustrator, formed part of young generation of Catalan modernist artists. She was great portrait painter, very valued for her capacity to grasp the emotional state of portrayed, quality that it will very appreciate in the most representative portraits present on the exhibitions, in which it is perceive the influence of the Spanish classicals mesters. Another point that we will discover is the Lluïsa Vidal painter of gender, that reflects with very spontaneity of life…

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October 2016
€12

Marianne Breslauer

26 October 2016 - 31 January 2017
MNAC, Palau Nacional, Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

Despite her short career as a photographer, eleven years between 1927 and 1938, Marianne Breslauer's legacy (1909-2001) is a singular example of the named "new photography". Since her discovery back in the 80s, her work has been shown in important individual exhibitions, the last one was in 2010 in the Berlinische Galerie in Berlin. This will be the first time that Breslauer's set of works will be shown in Spain. Marianne Breslauer belongs to a generation of women photographers who…

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November 2016
Free

Ramon Casas – The modern gaze

3 November 2016 - 13 November 2016
GOTHSLAND Galeria d’Art, Consell de Cent, 331, 08007 Barcelona España + Google Map

Ramon Casas. The modern gaze +info

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€4

The Thyssen as you’ve never seen it

4 November 2016 - 5 February 2017
CaixaForum, Av. Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

For the first time since the Thyssen-Bornemisza collection was acquired by the Spanish State in 1993, a large set of masterpieces from the Thyssen Museum will be exhibited outside Madrid. On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the opening of the Museum, held in 2017, Caixaforum Barcelona reaches this selection of 62 masterpieces, including 8 paintings usually installed in the tank Thyssen in the MNAC. The purpose of this exhibition is to offer in Barcelona Thyssen that has never…

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Conference “Cubism and War”

10 November 2016
Museu Picasso Barcelona, Montcada 15-23, 08003 Barcelona España + Google Map

Given by renowned historians, we will take an in-depth look at this exhibition, which explores the survival of the European artistic avant-garde established in Paris during the First World War (1914-1918). FIRST SESSION: "In conversation: «Cubism and war» and its protagonists" with Christopher Green (Curator of the exhibition and Emeritus Professor of the History of Art, Courtauld Institute of Art ) and Neil Cox (Professor of Modern and Contemporary Art, University of Edinburgh). +info

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12€

Picasso and the Romanesque Art

17 November 2016 - 26 February 2017
MNAC, Palau Nacional, Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

The exhibition is focused on two dates that define the relationship between Picasso and the Romanesque art. In 1906, in a key moment of his style transformation, the artist settled for some months in a village called Gósol, located in the Catalan Pyrenees. Almost thirty years after that, in 1934, he visited the Romanesque collection that these days you can see in the Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya. It was a very popular event that the media from Barcelona included…

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Free

Shooting with the heart – Joana Biarnés

21 November 2016 - 14 January 2017
Galeria Valid Foto Bcn, c/Buenaventura Muñoz, 6 - 08018 - BCN  Spain + Google Map

The gallery team Valid Foto BCN is pleased to present in Barcelona the exhibition of the photographer Joana Biarnés, "Shooting with the heart" Joana Biarnés is the first Catalan and Spanish photographer to adopt the professional career of photojournalist or graphic reporter The sample consisting of 78 photographs in black and white and silver gelatin, runs throughout his career from the beginning of the 50s, with Ramon Masats as mentor, until his last works, when he left the profession in…

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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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€4

Art and cinema. 120 years of exchange

16 December 2016 - 26 March 2017
CaixaForum, Av. Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8 08038 Barcelona España + Google Map

The exhibition "Art and Film. 120 years of exchanges" speaks mainly on debt cinema with other arts and, conversely, what cinema has meant as an inspiration for all of them. This double movement articulates precisely the speech of this sample, from a selection of works from the collections of the Cinémathèque française, characterized by exceptional diversity, which will guide and choose the themes and works. Another objective of the exhibition is to show the innovative role of film to the…

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March 2017

FIRA D’ART Modern I ANTIC Barcelona – Modern and old art Fair Barcelona

1 March - 5 March
Museu Marítim, Avda. de les Drassanes, 08001 Barcelona España + Google Map

After the success of the previous editions of the Fair, the Gremi d'Antiquaris de Catalunya will celebrate the third edition of the Fira d'Art Modern i Antic de Barcelona (FAMA) with the aim of consolidating it and making it a reference in the city. From 1 to 5 March 2017, the Reials Drassanes of Barcelona will welcome more than 5,000 years of history through the antiques presented by the nearly thirty exhibitors from all over Spain who will attend FAMA.…

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€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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May 2017
Free

Fernando Albericio – Posters

11 May - 31 May
Art Petritxol Galeria d’Art, Consell de Cent 315, 08007 Barcelona España + Google Map

Inauguration of the exhibition Fernando Albericio

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Free

The artists of D. H. Kahnweiler

24 May - 30 June
Galería Joan Gaspar, Plaça Dr. Letamendi, 1 08007 Barcelona  Spain + Google Map

Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler was one of the most important art dealers of the 20th century. His first steps in the art world were guided by Ambroise Vollard and Paul Durand-Ruel. Over time we have seen how he demonstrated a great vision working with such important artists as Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque or Juan Gris among others, which marked an era. We present an exhibition with works by some of the artists with whom Kahnweiler worked: Georges Braque, Manolo Hugué, André Masson,…

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Free

Fira Modernista 2017

26 May - 28 May
Varios en Barcelona, 08001, Barcelona España + Google Map

The next days 26,27 and 28 May 2017 awaits a new edition of the Modernist Fair in Barcelona, ​​this year dedicated to the architect Josep Puig i Cadafalch! One more year Barcelona goes back in time, at the end of the s. XIX and early s. XX, with a lot of leisure and cultural activities such as guided tours, children's workshops, modernist puppets, interactive automatons, a parade of vintage cars, a manned train with steam engine, conferences on Modernism, atmosphere…

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June 2017
Free

The lost women photographers of Barcelona

10 June - 15 July
Centre Cívic Can Basté, Fabra i Puig, 274, 08031 Barcelona España + Google Map

From June 10 to July 15, 2017 // SALA GOLFES Opening on June 10 at 11 a.m. Photographs by Milagros Caturla Soriano and Gloria Salas Bulbena, from the "Group of Women" of the Photographic Association of Catalonia. Exhibition curators: Begoña Fernández - Amateur photographer and member of the AFC Museum and Martí Blesa - Organization team of the Revela-t Festival Exhibition of the photographs of Milagros Caturla, found by the American tourist Tom Sponheim at Els Encants de Barcelona 15…

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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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Free

Masonic Expo Tour 2017

22 June - 25 June
CAGE, Carrer d'En Cortines 23, 08003 Barcelona España + Google Map

Discover the basic elements of Freemasonry through a didactic visit in an original museum, with the following topics: Genesis of Freemasonry, Cathedrals and Templar Builders Initiation, temple and secret Regularity, woman, politics and religion Rites, high grades and superiors unknown The franmasonería in the society Freemasonry and the arts Symbolism and philosophy What is Freemasonry and what is not Entrance of the itinerant museum 10 euros no masones 5 euros for members and relatives

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€10

The “Esgrafiado” Tour of Barcelona

22 June
Palau de la Música Catalana, Palau de la Música 4, 08003 Barcelona España + Google Map

Join Angela on a walking tour through the center of Barcelona and learn all about the "Esgrafiado" technique used during the Modernist period of the 19th century. "Esgrafiado" is an ornamental technique used to decorate a building's walls. On this tour you will visit the main Modernist houses and learn about the idea of beauty during the Modernist period, when "esgrafiado" reached its peak in Catalunya. We will learn about the influences of Art Nouveau, the Romans and the Muslims,…

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July 2017
€10

The “Esgrafiado” Tour of Barcelona

5 July
Palau de la Música Catalana, Palau de la Música 4, 08003 Barcelona España + Google Map

Join Angela on a walking tour through the center of Barcelona and learn all about the "Esgrafiado" technique used during the Modernist period of the 19th century. "Esgrafiado" is an ornamental technique used to decorate a building's walls. On this tour you will visit the main Modernist houses and learn about the idea of beauty during the Modernist period, when "esgrafiado" reached its peak in Catalunya. We will learn about the influences of Art Nouveau, the Romans and the Muslims,…

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Free

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
Free

Open day at Palau Güell

11 September
Palau Güell, Nou de la Rambla, 3, 08001 Barcelona España + Google Map

Day of open doors on the occasion of the Day of Catalonia. The distribution of free tickets will be made in two shifts: Morning: From 10am until they are exhausted. Afternoon: From 15 h also until they run out. (The last access to the building is at 7:00 p.m., one hour before closing). The capacity is limited for reasons of conservation, preservation and safety. It is recommended in the Palau for a while before the tickets are distributed.

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