Exhibitions in Madrid

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    The influence of the French painter in the work of the artist from Malaga (Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum. 17 Oct-21 Jan 2018).

    Picasso - Lautrec
  • Picasso - Lautrec

October highlights

A new look at the work of the Spanish painter during his stay in the French capital (Mapfre Foundation. Recoletos Exhibition Hall. 28 Sept-7 Jan 2018).

Exhibition of the winning photographs in the world’s most important annual Photojournalism Contest (LASEDE COAM. 29 September- 1 November).

The first impression of the negatives, key in photographic work (Canal de Isabel II Foundation. 5 Oct- 5 Jan 2018).

Extensive retrospective of the professional career of the great Spanish designer (Canal de Isabel II of the Region of Madrid Exhibition Hall. Till 12 November).

The contemporary Chinese artist exhibits his creations inspired by the Buen Retiro Palace (Prado Museum. 25 Oct-4 Mar 2018).


The trajectory of this British movement changed the way in which industrial production was viewed and understood (Juan March Foundation. Till 21 January).


Extensive retrospective devoted to the original Czech artist, founder of Art Nouveau (Gaviria Palace. 12 Oct-25 Feb).


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

The vision of the future and the sources of inspiration of the leading British architect (Espacio Telefónica Foundation. 6 Oct- 4 Feb).

Complete journey through the career of this Slovenian artistic group which has come to Spain for the first time ever (Reina Sofia Museum. 28 Jun-8 Jan 2018).

A photographic tour through the history of the Madrid museum (Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum. 12 Sept-5 Nov).

The portrait and social photography in the work of the American artist (Mapfre Foundation. Bárbara de Braganza Exhibition Hall. 14 Sept -7 Jan 2018).


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

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

Commemorating the 300th anniversary of the King’s birth in art (Royal Palace. Till 7 January).


The dreamlike, the erotic, and an obsession with drawing in the artistic career of the Italian director (Círculo de Bellas Artes - Sala Goya. 10 Oct-21 Jan).

Coming in 2017
  • Retrospective exhibition of the work of one of the most important artists in Spanish Painting (Prado Museum. 21 Nov-18 Mar 2018).

    Mariano Fortuny (1838 – 1874)
  • Immerse yourself in the magical universe of the popular character created by J.K Rowling (Feria de Madrid. 18 Nov-28 Jan).

    Harry Potter: The Exhibition
  • 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).

    Enough and More Than Enough. William Kentridge
  • Impressive photographs of nature in its wildest state (LASEDE COAM. 9 Nov-10 Dec).

    Wildlife Photographer of the Year
  • Mariano Fortuny
  • Ford Anglia en la Plaza de la Independencia
  • Basta y sobra. William Kentridge
  • Wildlife Photographer of the year
  • 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
  • Make the most of the city's discount cards to save time and money during your stay in Madrid.

    Tourist Passes
  • Photography, painting, sculpture... The arts have found their niche in Madrid's leading museums and exhibition halls (Sep - December 2017).

    Madrid is Culture (PDF)
  • Madrid es cultura sept-dic 2017


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    esMADRIDmagazine October 2017
  • Revista esMADRIDmagazine octubre 2017
  • There are plenty of green spaces in Madrid, offering a peaceful interval of relief under the deep-blue sky.

    Parks and Gardens