2018 Events Calendar

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  • Auschwitz: First stop of this travelling exhibition about the notorious Nazi extermination camp in Poland, with over 600 original artefacts (Centro de Arte Canal. Till 3 Feb).
  • Humberto Rivas: An exhibition dedicated to an artist essential for the recognition of photography (Mapfre Foundation. Bárbara de Braganza Exhibition Hall. 21 Sept-6 Jan).
  • Roy Lichtenstein. Posters: Over 70 works by the artist illustrate his 30-year-long career (Canal de Isabel II Foundation. 4 Oct-5 Jan).
  • Us, Robots: A reflexion on robotics with a selection of more than 40 robots accompanied by audiovisual material, models and computer graphics (Espacio Telefónica Foundation. 4 Oct-3 Feb).
  • Lina Bo Bardi: Tupi or not tupi. Brazil 1946-1992: First show in Spain dedicated to the Italian-born modernist architect (Juan March Foundation. 5 Oct-13 Jan).
  • Tamara de Lempicka: A solo exhibition dedicated to the Polish painter, best-known for her polished Art Deco portraits (Gaviria Palace. 5 Oct-24 Feb).
  • Bartolomé Bermejo: Exhibition focusing one of the most fascinating figures within Spanish art of the second half of the 15th century (Prado Museum. 9 Oct-27 Jan). 
  • Rediscovering the Mediterranean: An exhibition exploring how the Mediterranean Sea inspired renowned artists like Cézanne, Monet, Van Gogh, Picasso and Sorolla (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 10 Oct-13 Jan).
  • Madrid, a City Full of Magic: Life-sized props from the Harry Potter films adorn the streets of Madrid (Five locations. Until 15 December).
  • Pharaoh. King of Egypt: Collection of objects from the British Museum to find out all about the life of the Pharaohs in the Nile Valley (CaixaForum Madrid. 17 Oct-20 Jan).
  • Beckmann. Exile FiguresExhibition dedicated entirely to one of Germany’s leading twentieth-century artists (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. 23 Oct-27 Jan).
  • Leonardo da Vinci. The Faces of the GeniusA tribute to the Renaissance genius to commemorate the 500th anniversary of his death (National Library / Palacio de las Alhajas. 29 Nov-19 May).
  • Jurassic World - The Exhibition: Spain’s one and only official film exhibition including animatronic dinosaurs up to 7 meters tall (Feria de Madrid. 17 Nov-17 Feb).
  • Banksy: Genius or Vandal? First Spanish show dedicated to the mysterious British Street Art artist (Feria de Madrid. 6 Dec-10 Mar).
  • Van Gogh Alive: 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).

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