Exhibitions in Madrid

  • An exhibition of the most influential Soviet artists who blazed an avant-garde trail towards modernity in Russia (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 9 Feb-5 May).

    From Chagall to Malevich: Art in Revolution
  • Kazimir Malévich. Suprematismo, 1915-1916. Museo Regional de Bellas Artes Kovalenko, Krasnodar INV. КП-10432 Ж-358 © The Krasnodar Regional Art Museum named after F.A. Kovalenko, 2018, provided with assistance from the State Museum and Exhibition Center R

February highlights

A tribute to the Renaissance genius to commemorate the 500th anniversary of his death (National Library / Palacio de las Alhajas. 29 Nov-19 May).

First Spanish show dedicated to the world's most famous -and mysterious- street artist (Feria de Madrid. 6 Dec-10 Mar).

A tour that gives us a glimpse of the history of the famous museum celebrating its 200th anniversary (Prado Museum. 19 Nov-10 Mar). 

An exhibition of the painting by Francisco de Goya from 1819 (Prado Museum. Till 27 October).

More than a hundred photographs and objects by Dadaist and Surrealist photographer (Canal de Isabel II Foundation. 31 Jan-21 Apr).

A solo exhibition dedicated to the Polish painter, best-known for her polished Art Deco portraits (Gaviria Palace. Extended to 26 May).

A collective exhibition of the artistic atmosphere and creative trends in the city during the Cold War (Reina Sofia Museum. 21 Nov-22 Apr).

A 12-meter sculpture by the Barcelona-based artist is located at the pedestal that used to hold the statue of the Genoese sailor (Plaza de Colón. Till 20 December 2019).

One of the biggest names on the sculpture scene today exhibits a group of steel mesh sculptures (The Glass Palace. 16 Nov-3 Mar).

Spain’s one and only official film exhibition including animatronic dinosaurs up to 7 meters tall (Feria de Madrid. Till 14 March).

An exhibition of the largest conserved collection of one of the pioneers of photography in Spain (San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts. Till 3 March).

A group exhibition that takes us on a journey through the history of Spanish fashion (Canal de Isabel II of the Region of Madrid Exhibition Hall. 4 Dec-3 Mar).

A fascinating exhibition featuring figures and constructions made with LEGO blocks (Gaviria Palace. Extended to 26 May).

An exhibition on the work of the American sculptor and printer (Reina Sofia Museum. Until 6 May).

First Spanish retrospective of the great American photographer (Mapfre Foundation. Bárbara de Braganza Exhibition Hall. 29 Jan-12 May).


A retrospective exhibition of one of the great masters of 20th-century art and one of the most unique painters of his time (Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum. 19 Feb-26 May).


A journey through Bohemian Paris at the turn of the century with over 350 works by contemporary artists at the end of the 19th century (CaixaForum Madrid. 20 Feb-19 May).

An essential meeting place for artists, collectors, curators and industry professionals from every corner of the globe (Feria de Madrid. 27 Feb-3 Mar).

  • Auschwitz, Beckmann, Lempicka, Banksy, Van Gogh, Leonardo Da Vinci, Jaume Plensa, H.C. Westermann, Balthus...

    Must-see exhibitions in 2019
  • Toulouse-Lautrec. Jane Avril, 1899. Imagen cortesía del Musee d’ Ixelles
  • A short but fascinating introduction to the city’s main museums which boast an important cultural heritage encompassing most European styles

    Art in Madrid Guide (PDF)
  • Art in Madrid Guide


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  • Photography, painting, sculpture... The arts have found their niche in Madrid's leading museums and exhibition halls (Jan - Apr 2019).

    Madrid Culture (PDF)
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