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An exhibition of 50 pieces that brings us closer to the artistic universe of one of the most influential creators in recent years (Círculo de Bellas Artes. 3 Dec-9 May).

A 12-metre high sculpture by the artist from Barcelona rests on the pedestal on which the statue of the Genoese navigator used to stand (Plaza de Colón. Till December 2021).

The largest retrospective devoted to the Colombian artist in Europe, bringing together 67 large-format works (CentroCentro. 17 Sept to 7 Feb).

The museum has reopened to the public with a unique exhibition which sees its most iconic artworks displayed together for the first time (Prado Museum - Central Gallery. Till 28 February).

An exhibition that addresses the role of women in the Spanish art system in the 19th and 20th centuries (Prado Museum. Till 14 March).

A pictorial artistic project by the artist Daniel Parra that provides a modern retelling of the famous battle of Trafalgar and its relationship with the literary works of Pérez Galdós (History Museum. Till 7 February).

The museum offers the opportunity to see the five paintings by El Greco which are preserved in the Illescas Sanctuary of Our Lady of Charity in Toledo (Prado Museum. Till 28 February).

The exhibition changes the usual chronological distribution of expressionism in the museum’s galleries to offer a revamped vision  (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. From 27 October to 28 February 2021).

Exhibition that explores how photographers from Magnum Photos have approached the vision of the body from the 1930s to the present day (Mateo Inurria Canal Foundation. Till 28 March). 

National Heritage pays tribute to the Italian painter and architect, Rafael Sanzio, on the 5th centenary of his death, which is being celebrated in 2020 (Gallery at the Royal Palace. Till 18 April).

An exhibition that seeks to spread the plastic work of the Argentinean artist in Europe (Reina Sofia Museum. 16 Dec-12 Apr).

An open air journey to enjoy and stroll around life-size dinosaurs with the explorers from the Saurian land (Escenario Puerta del Ángel. 17 Dec-24 Jan).

First European solo exhibition by the Japanese photographer, providing a full review of her work until the present day (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 9 Feb-9 May).

The artist’s first exhibition in Spain, featuring a journey around his creative universe through five audiovisual installations (Espacio Telefónica Foundation. 11 Feb-30 May).

An exhibition that reviews the work by the famous Russian painter (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 11 Feb-9 May).

The six mythological paintings by Titian are brought together for the first time since the 17th century (Prado Museum. 2 Mar-4 Jul 2021).

A retrospective devoted to the French architect with his most outstanding pieces (CaixaForum Madrid. 5 Mar-13 Jun).

A selection of twenty works, which include German and Dutch goldsmith’s work from the 16th and 17th centuries and sculptures from the Italian and German Renaissance (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. 16 Mar-23 Jan 2022).

A journey through Moroccan art, revolving around three historic moments, which throw light on the cultural context and its cultural, historic and social path (Reina Sofia Museum. 31 Mar-27 Sept).

The first monographic exhibition in Spain by the Swedish artist with a series of her textiles (Reina Sofia Museum. 7 Apr-16 Aug).

First retrospective in Spain devoted to one of the foremost representatives of 20th century North American art (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. 23 Mar-1 Aug 2021).

A timeless exhibition that looks at how the human being portrays itself (CaixaForum Madrid. 29 Apr-29 Aug).

The most exclusive interior design exhibition in Europe is back with its 56th edition in a safe and responsible way, visiting the Casa de Tomás Allende (Plaza de Canalejas 3. 13 May-27 Jun).

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