2019 Events Calendar

  • La Anunciación. Fra Angelico. 1425 - 1426. Oro y temple sobre tabla. 194cm x 194cm.

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

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

A multi-sensory journey through 50 years of history of the acclaimed British rock group (IFEMA – Feria de Madrid. 10 May-15 Sept).

A retrospective of the renowned Chinese photographer and performance artist who uses chameleon-like methods to immerse himself in different environments (Gaviria Palace. 12 Jun-15 Sept).

An exhibition comprising images and counterimages from the Spanish Transition (Reina Sofia Museum - Nouvel Building. Until 25 November).

A 12m-high sculpture by the Barcelona-born artist is coming to replace Christopher Columbus’s statue (Plaza de Colón. Till 20 December).

A selection of 12 works by some of the most important 20th century Russian artists (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. Until 16 June).

The American sculptor questions perceptive judgments in a jarring and unexpected way (The Glass Palace. 28 Mar-8 Sept).

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 first retrospective surveying the artist’s main preoccupations and issues (Reina Sofia Museum - Edificio Sabatini. 3 Apr-26 Aug).

The work of the Surrealist Japanese painter shows the desolation of the Japanese society of his generation (Velázquez Palace. 12 Apr-8 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).

A study and catalogue raisonné of the Venetian architect, etcher and theorist's extensive body of superior work (National Library - Sala Recoletos. Till 22 September).

The role of printmaking in the creative process of the French artist is the focus of this exhibition (Canal de Isabel II Foundation. 17 May-18 Aug).

A selection of comics and cartoons by the recently deceased Spanish painter and illustrator (La Casa Encendida. 31 may-22 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).

A retrospective on the American photographer, famous for his portraits of flowers and nudes (Elvira González Gallery. 6 Jun-13 Jul).

A playful and didactic journey through the great milestones of universal history through plasticene figures (Gaviria Palace. 7 Jun-13 Oct).

The multidisciplinary artist, who broke away from the established aesthetic, presents his pictorial, photographic, graphic and cinematic oeuvre (Espacio Telefónica Foundation. 7 Jun-22 Sept).

An exhibition that remembers the artistic work of the performancer, poet and activist from Granada (CentroCentro. 14 Jun-6 Oct).

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

An exhibition that reflects on 16th- and early 17th-century Dutch and Spanish painting (Prado Museum. 25 Jun-29 Sept).

The first solo show dedicated to the Danish artist in Spain (Reina Sofia Museum. 26 Jun-21 Oct).

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