Madrid Events Calendar: 2021-2022

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An immersive experience with more than 1,000 images of the artist’s paintings via large-format screens (Fernán Gómez Centro Cultural de la Villa. 5 Oct-16 Jan).

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).

A cycle of five events with three solo exhibitions and two artistic dialogues (La Casa Encendida. Till 9 January 2022).

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. 12 Apr-23 Jan 2022).

A timeless exhibition that looks at how the human being portrays itself (CaixaForum Madrid. 28 Apr-9 Jan 2022).

The much awaited return of one of the museum’s most emblematic works (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. 17 May-25 Sept 2022).

An exhibition that addresses the different facets of colour (Espacio Telefónica Foundation. Till 9 January).

An exhibition for the whole family that explores the world of dinosaurs (Espacio 5.1 - IFEMA MADRID. Friday to Sunday. Till 9 January).

Exhibition that brings together a series of canvases by the Argentinian-Swiss artist on colour and the natural environment (Velázquez Palace. Till 2 May 2022).

An exhibition that brings together the Valencian artist’s early years and religious paintings (Sorolla Museum. Until 9 January).

All of the works donated by the Foundation are brought together for the first time in an exhibition (Prado Museum. 14 Sept-16 Jan 2022).

A collection of pictorial works by the leading artists of the Andalusian Baroque period, such as Bartolomé Esteban Murillo and Antonio del Castillo (Prado Museum. 21 Sept-23 Jan 2022).

The first retrospective in Spain on the prestigious German photographer since his death (Reina Sofia Museum - Sabatini Building, 3rd Floor. 22 Sept-28 Feb).

The largest retrospective of the American artist to date, which explores her photographic archive spanning over the past thirty years (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 24 Sept-9 Jan).

A retrospective of the work of the Italian painter, one of the most significant artists in the history of 20th century art (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 24 Sept-9 Jan).

The first exhibition held in Spain about the copies made in Leonardo's studio (Prado Museum. 28 Sept-23 Jan 2022).

The only official exhibition of the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam is coming to Madrid for the first time (Espacio Ibercaja Delicias. 30 Sept-9 Jan).

An exhibition that displays the rich artistic heritage form America (Prado Museum. 5 Oct-13 Feb 2022).

The multi-media Lebanese artist has carried out research that will lead to a new artistic work and commission based on the sky and 11-S (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. 6 Oct-23 Jan 2022).

An exhibition that explores the early years of the Bank’s artistic collection, which includes works by artists such as Goya and Federico de Madrazo (Bank of Spain. Till 26 February).

An exhibition with 90 sheets with sketches and completed works, many of which have never been seen before (National Library - Hipóstila Hall. 15 Oct-16 Jan).

One of the most complete retrospectives in Europe devoted to the American painter along with his first monograph in Spain (Juan March Foundation. 15 Oct-16 Jan).

A selection of twelve paintings from the 13th and 18th centuries by artists of the likes of Taddeo Gaddi, Fra Angelico, Giambattista Piazzetta or Giacomo Ceruti (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. 25 Oct 2021-9 Jan 2022).

An exhibition featuring fifteen photographs from Gustave Le Gray's famous series of Seascapes, a collection that arrived in Madrid in 1859 (Royal Palace. Till 30 January).

Dr. Gunther von Hagens, inventor of the plastination technique, and Ms. Angelina Whalley present the world’s most successful anatomy exhibition (Espacio 5.1 - IFEMA MADRID. 28 Oct-17 Apr).

An exhibition that addresses the impact of colonialism on local cultures (The Glass Palace. 29 Oct-6 Mar).

A review of how the future was imagined in different periods of the past (Espacio Telefónica Foundation. 3 Nov-17 Apr).

An exhibition by the Andalusian artist on flamenco, popular culture and modern art (Reina Sofia Museum - Sabatini Building. 3 Nov-28 Mar).

The largest exhibition of Lego® creations in Europe returns with the Titanic, built on a scale of 1:25 with half a million pieces (Plaza Río 2. From 3 November).

Photographic exhibition that features almost a hundred photographs allowing us to glimpse Madrid in the 19th century and the Isabel II Canal (Mateo Inurria Canal Foundation. Till 13 February).

A photographic exhibition that includes a selection of the best images from this family saga (Canal de Isabel II of the Region of Madrid Exhibition Hall. Till 23 January 2022).

The world's most prestigious photojournalism exhibition celebrates a new edition that brings together the winning photographs from the competition  (LASEDE COAM. 6 Nov-8 Dec).

The famous American photographer has a new retrospective exhibition that brings together the most iconic images of his career (Espacio COAM. 17 Nov-13 Feb).

Exhibition featuring more than 150 historical and contemporary pieces by tattoo artists from countries such as Japan, France, and Polynesia (CaixaForum Madrid. 2 Dec-17 Apr).

140 works of American art, chiefly from the 19th century, belonging to the art gallery and the Thyssen family (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. 14 Dec-26 Jun 2022).

An immersive experience that takes you on a journey through the life of this artist, recognised as a pop icon of Mexican culture (Palacio Neptuno. 17 Dec-29 May).

An exhibition paying tribute to the American director and looking back at his films (Círculo de Bellas Artes. 21 Dec-8 May).

An exhibition devoted to the Valencian artist’s paintings of children and families (Sorolla Museum. 31 Jan-19 Jun).

Exploring the presence of French art in Spain over a prolonged period, focusing on the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 11 Feb-8 May).

First "complete" presentation of the photographic work produced by this artist responsible for iconic and emblematic images (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall . 11 Feb-8 May).

An exhibition of 60 works that showcase the painter’s facet as a portrait artist (San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts. 16 Feb-15 May).

An exhibition with more than 250 pieces that explores the relationships and influences between fashion and cinema (CaixaForum Madrid. 18 Feb-5 Jun).

An exhibition that brings together the most representative creations of this pictorial technique (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. 22 Feb-22 May).

An exhibition with the fragments that are preserved of this impressive mural (Prado Museum. 8 Mar-12 Jun 2022).

An exhibition on the production, history, and conceptualisation of the ninth art (CaixaForum Madrid. 20 May-28 Aug).

The International Festival of Photography and Visual Arts is holding a new edition with a programme that addresses current social issues (Various locations. Jun-Sept 2022).

Retrospective on the North American painter, one of the key figures in the history of 20th century American art (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. 14 Jun-11 Sept 2022).

A collection from the British Museum that explores the idea of mummification in Ancient Egypt (CaixaForum Madrid. 13 Jul-30 Oct).

An exhibition exploring the relationship between the two artists (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. 11 Oct 2022-15 Jan 2023).

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