2017 Events Calendar

  • Piedad y terror en Picasso. El camino a Guernica
  • Exhibitions
  • Concerts
  • Theatre and dance
  • Sports
  • Trade fairs
  • Events
  • Festivities
  • Lewis Baltz (Mapfre Foundation. Bárbara de Braganza Exhibition Hall. Till 4 June): First great retrospective of the Californian photographer following his death in 2014.
  • Houdini. The Laws of Wonder (Espacio Telefónica Foundation. Till 28 May): The history of modern magic told through the life of the most famous magician of all time.
  • Bacon. The Question of Drawing (Círculo de Bellas Artes - Sala Goya. Till 21 May): An exhibition comprising drawings, pastel drawings and collages given by the Irish artist to the owner of the collection, Cristiano Lovatelli Ravarino, between 1977 and 1992.
  • Barbie, Beyond the Doll (Canal de Isabel II Foundation. Till 2 May): First major exhibition dedicated to Mattel’s famous doll, from its origins to the present day.
  • Pity and Terror in Picasso. The Path to Guernica (Reina Sofia Museum. Till 4 Sept): The violence and horror of war depicted in the work of the genius from Málaga.
  • Kobro and Strzemiński. Avant-Garde Prototypes (Reina Sofia Museum. 25 Apr-18 Sept): A retrospective of two key figures in European avant-garde, the creators of original artistic concepts in sculpture and painting,
  • Masterworks from Budapest. From the Renaissance to the Avant-Garde (Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum. Till 28 Mar): A carefully-selected group of over 60 works, including paintings by Dürer and Raphael, from the Museum of Fine Arts in Budapest.
  • It’s All True. Bruce Conner (Reina Sofia Museum. Till 22 May): First museum exhibition in Spain of one of the most important American artists of the 20th century.
  • Rafael Moneo (Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum. Till 11 Jun): The first major retrospective dedicated to one of the most internationally acclaimed Spanish architects.
  • Visions of the Hispanic World. Treasures from the Hispanic Society, Museum and Library (Prado Museum. Till 10 Sept): 200 works from the holdings of the Hispanic Society of America in New York.

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