Exhibitions in Madrid

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    Painting and design brought together in the sketches by the great painter from Valencia (Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum. 13 Feb-27 May).

    Sorolla and Fashion II
  • Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida, Clotilde paseando en los jardines de La Granja. 1907. Museo de Bellas Artes, La Habana, Cuba

February highlights


Review of clothing at the end of the 19th century and early 20th century in the work of the painter from Valencia (Sorolla Museum. 12 Feb-27 May).

First stop of this travelling exhibition about the Nazi extermination camp in Poland, with over 600 original objects (Canal Art Centre. 1 Dec-17 Jun).

Exhibition focusing on a retrospective of the icon of the pop culture (CaixaForum Madrid. 1 Feb-6 May).


All the posters by the French painter that illustrate life in fin-de-siècle Paris (Canal de Isabel II Foundation. 8 Feb-6 May).

Over one hundred works review the artistic friendship between the three artists (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 1 Feb-6 May).

Immerse yourself in the magical universe of the popular character created by J.K Rowling (Feria de Madrid. 18 Nov-2 Apr).

Collective exhibition about Portuguese avant-garde artists from the early 20th Century (Reina Sofia Museum. 7 Feb-7 May).

Last chance

Extensive retrospective devoted to the original Czech artist, founder of Art Nouveau (Gaviria Palace. Till 25 February).


Exhibition on the evolution of the artistic production of the great master of metaphysical art (CaixaForum Madrid. Until 18 February).

Mérimée’s famous character seen through the illustrations by the French artist (ABC Museum of Drawing and Illustration. Until 4 March).

Discover the work of this exceptional draftswoman, daughter to Goya’s last housekeeper (Biblioteca Nacional. Till 22 April).

Exhibition displaying the huge variety of cubism creative proposals (Reina Sofia Museum. Until end of 2018).


Painting and design brought together in the sketches by the great painter from Valencia (Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum. 13 Feb-27 May).

The contemporary Chinese artist exhibits his creations inspired by the Buen Retiro Palace (Prado Museum. Till 4 March).

Last chance

Selection of works by the great North American cartoonist (Reina Sofia Museum. 18 Oct-26 Feb).

Don't miss

A careful selection of original works by both creators from Aragon (Lázaro Galdiano Foundation Museum. Until 4 March).

The fusion of plastic and performing arts in the career of the  South African artist, winner of the Princess of Asturias Award for the Arts 2017 (Reina Sofía Museum. 1 Nov-19 Mar 2018).

The relationship between the human being and the red planet, object of fascination and fear (Espacio Telefónica Foundation. Until 4 March).

Journey through the history of this science in our country through various archaeological remains (National Archaeological Museum. 11 October-1 April).

Last chance

The latest sculptural work by the artist from Catalonia, created for the Fisuras programme (Reina Sofia Museum. 13 Sept-26 Feb 2018).

Retrospective of the work of the Spanish designer, a key figure in contemporary fashion (National Museum of Decorative Arts. Till 8 March).

Exhibition which aims to raise awareness of interdisciplinary creative networks that emerged in dance circles (Residencia de Estudiantes Halls. Till 1 April).

  • Max Beckmann. Quappi con suéter rosa. 1932 - 1934. ©VEGAP, Madrid
  • 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)
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  • Photography, painting, sculpture... The arts have found their niche in Madrid's leading museums and exhibition halls (Jan - Mar 2018).

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