Joan Miró Foundation has a permanent collection with works by Miró, but is particularly remarkable for its temporary exhibitions. Every year they award the Joan Miró Prize to a contemporary artist, to whom they then devote an excellent solo exhibition. In addition a program of emerging art and the gramazing building make the visit worthwhile.
A selection of Joaquim Gomis's photographs covering the two performances held at La Ricarda in the 1960s, conceived jointly by Joan Brossa and Josep Maria Mestres Quadreny: Suite bufa and Concert per a representar. Carles Santos, Anna Ricci and Terri Mestres also participated, among others. +infoFind out more »
Self-organization traces the genealogy of DIY practices from the pioneering artists of the 1960s to the present. Applying what could be considered as self-organisation strategies, these artists have gained control of the production, transmission and reception of their works with gestures of empowerment that have resulted in new ways of relating to the art system. The works in the exhibition form a constellation of practices and gestures that advocate the ongoing power of the imagination and creativity. +infoFind out more »
«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. +infoFind out more »