Exhibitions in Madrid

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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).

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DECEMBER HIGHLIGHTS

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).

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).

The foundation’s first exhibition presents a selection of 117 works from its extensive and varied collections (Fundación María Cristina Masaveu Peterson. Till 31 July 2022).

Retrospective of the surrealist painter, René Magritte, which brings together around 70 works, including paintings, photographs and films (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. 14 Sept 2021-30 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).

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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).

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

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

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

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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).

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).

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).

A themed tour of 50 works that seek to memorialise the distinguished and influential woman who became Empress of France (Liria Palace. Till 30 December).

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

An exhibition that addresses the different facets of colour (Espacio Telefónica Foundation. Till 16 January).

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

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

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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 American paintings, mainly from the 19th century, owned by the museum 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).

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