Exhibitions in Madrid

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

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AUGUST HIGHLIGHTS

A large format immersive production based on KLIMT's work (MAD - Madrid Digital Arts. Immersive Experience Centre. Till 4 Sept).

A selection of 31 original works and 91 photographs by one of the most famous Mexican artists in the world (Fundación Casa de México en España. 7 May-30 Nov).

The first monographic exhibition of paintings and drawings dedicated to the Madrid-born artist (Prado Museum. 24 May-21 Aug).

A looka at six decades of the Venezuelan photographer’s career, presented to the audience as if it were a journey (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 1 Jun-28 Aug).

First and largest exhibition in Spain focusing exclusively on women in Ancient Egypt, which brings together 300 pieces from 12 countries (Palacio de las Alhajas. 10 Jun-31 Dec).

The International Festival of Photography and Visual Arts celebrates its 25th anniversary by hosting 120 exhibitions of pieces by 442 photographers and visual artists (Various locations. 1 Jun-28 Aug).

A collection from the British Museum that explores the idea of mummification in Ancient Egypt (CaixaForum Madrid. 14 Jul-26 Oct).

An exhibition that examines the scope of the colour black in the work of the artist from Valencia (Sorolla Museum. 11 Jul-27 Nov).

Retrospective exhibition that includes the artist’s best works as a posthumous tribute (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 1 Jun-28 Aug).

A compilation of the Australian artist's best works in the form of video installations (Espacio Fundación Telefónica. 20 May-20 Nov).

An exhibition with the great works by leading artists from American pop art. (CentroCentro. 16 Jun-18 Sept).

Visual and gastronomic experience that brings together works by photographer Antonello Dellanotte and a special menu created by chef José Luque (La Rotonda - The Westin Palace. Till 15 September).

Looking back at the history of photography in the 20th Century through 111 images by great photographers such as Berenice Abbott, Diane Arbus and Bruce Davidson (Mateo Inurria Canal Foundation. 22 Mar - 28 Aug).

The foundation’s first exhibition presents a selection of 117 works from its extensive and varied collections (Fundación María Cristina Masaveu Peterson. Till 22 January 2023).

140 American paintings, mainly from the 19th century, belonging to the museum and to the Thyssen family (Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum. Till 16 October).

The museum has reorganised its entire Collection, which is made up of around 2000 works of art (Reina Sofia Museum).

 

Don't miss

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

An exhibition that brings together various pieces from the institution’s collections (Espacio Telefónica Foundation. Till 25 Sept).

An exploration of the artist's work including intermingling pictorial records, rule systems, and graphic signs (Velázquez Palace. 3 Jun-19 Sept).

An exhibition on the production, history, and conceptualisation of the ninth art (CaixaForum Madrid. 25 May-28 Aug).

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Check out this interactive map where you can see which exhibitions are being held at venues that belong to the Association of Art Galleries.

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