2019 Events Calendar

  • Van Gogh Alive

A solo exhibition dedicated to the Polish painter, best-known for her polished Art Deco portraits (Gaviria Palace. Extended to 26 May).

One of the biggest names on the sculpture scene today exhibits a group of steel mesh sculptures (The Glass Palace. 16 Nov-3 Mar).

A tribute to the Renaissance genius to commemorate the 500th anniversary of his death (National Library / Palacio de las Alhajas. 29 Nov-19 May).

A group exhibition that takes us on a journey through the history of Spanish fashion (Canal de Isabel II of the Region of Madrid Exhibition Hall. 4 Dec-3 Mar).

An exhibition made up of Images and Counterimages of the Spanish Transition (Reina Sofia Museum - Nouvel Building. Until 25 November).

First Spanish show dedicated to the world's most famous -and mysterious- street artist (Feria de Madrid. 6 Dec-10 Mar).

An exhibition on the work of the American sculptor and printer (Reina Sofia Museum. Until 6 May).

A fascinating exhibition featuring figures and constructions made with LEGO blocks (Gaviria Palace. Extended to 26 May).

A 12-meter sculpture by the Barcelona-based artist is located at the pedestal that used to hold the statue of the Genoese sailor (Plaza de Colón. Till 20 December 2019).

An exhibition of the largest conserved collection of one of the pioneers of photography in Spain (San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts. Till 3 March).

An exhibition that uses technology to bring you closer to the life and work of the Duch painter (Círculo de Bellas Artes. 26 Dec-26 Feb).

More than a hundred photographs and objects by Dadaist and Surrealist photographer (Canal de Isabel II Foundation. 31 Jan-21 Apr).

First Spanish retrospective of the great American photographer (Mapfre Foundation. Bárbara de Braganza Exhibition Hall. 29 Jan-12 May).

The artist interprets a selection of the masterpieces in the Lázaro Galdiano Museum through drawings (Lázaro Galdiano Foundation Museum. 7 Feb-7 Apr).

An exhibition of the most influential Soviet artists who blazed an avant-garde trail towards modernity in Russia (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 9 Feb-5 May).

A retrospective exhibition of one of the great masters of 20th-century art and one of the most unique painters of his time (Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum. 19 Feb-26 May).

A journey through Bohemian Paris at the turn of the century with over 350 works by contemporary artists at the end of the 19th century (CaixaForum Madrid. 20 Feb-19 May).

The Indian artist and filmmaker raises awareness of the most vulnerable groups in his country through two installations (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. 27 Feb-19 May).

Exhibition dedicated to the film-maker from Gerona presenting his latest audiovisuals (Reina Sofia Museum. 27 Feb-13 May).

As part of its 200th anniversary, the museum is exhibiting, for the first time, work by the renowned Swiss artist (Prado Museum. 2 Apr-7 July).

The work of the Surrealist Japanese painter shows the desolation of the Japanese society of his generation (Velázquez Palace. 11 Apr-6 Sept).

A study and catalogue raisonné of the Venetian architect, etcher and theorist's extensive body of superior work (National Library - Sala Recoletos. 25 Apr-15 Sept).

A truly immersive experience that provides a window into the evolution of opera from the 17th century to the present (CaixaForum Madrid. 26 Apr-18 Aug).

An exhibition on works of this great Italian 15th century painter (Prado Museum. 28 May-15 Sept).

185 snaps by the legendary American photographer, including portraits of artists and intellectuals, scientific pictures for MIT and shots of New York (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 3 Jun-25 Aug).

The International Festival of Photography and Visual Arts is holding its 22nd edition (Various locations. 5 Jun-1 Sept).

A selection of comics and cartoons by the recently deceased Spanish painter and illustrator (La Casa Encendida. 7 Jun-22 Sept).

An exhibition that centres around the relationship between Pablo Picasso and his first wife Olga Khokhlova (CaixaForum Madrid. 19 Jun-22 Sept).

A comparison of the paintings from the two countries and their artistic traditions (Prado Museum. 25 Jun-29 Sept).

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