Settled down in Paris from 1962, the Barcelonian artist Joan Rabascall
has worried about everything what happened in his country of origin: Spain. That is demonstrated at the series it of works that realised from 1964 to 1982, that now it exposes in the Macba (Museum of contemporary Art of Barcelona).
Rabascall in Barcelona
Between these Landscapes of the Costa Brava are exposed, Spain is different or ” juguete” 23-F. Conditional reflection. Of the majority of works that now appear, more than 150, a 70% are unpublished. In them we found the critic of Rabascall to mass media and the majority use of the technique of collage.
April 7, 2009 at 8:56 am
The Mayoral Gallery of Barcelona
exhibits from today a total of 35 works of Picasso
, realised between 1898 and 1971 and in which they are present ” the Picassos personages of a whole life, with which the artist flies over the Classical Art and modern” , according to indicates his daughter Maya in the catalogue of the sample.
The critic of art and commissioner of the exhibition Daniel Giralt-Miracle indicates that ” before this collection of 35 works it is possible to ask itself once again which is the identity element of Picasso, which are the picassianas constants that do that before as much eclecticism, as much variety of procedures and forms to understand the work of art we detect the seal unmistakable of his way”.
September 17, 2008 at 7:59 pm
The sample recreates on a large scale with facilities, sculptures and photographies the landscapes and the atmosphere of its earth. The exhibition includes fifty pieces that explore the production of the artist from year 1993 to the present time and reflect the diversity and complexity of one of the referring ones of the present artistic panorama.
September 4, 2008 at 11:29 pm
In the Centre of Contemporanean Culture of Barcelona (until November), there is an special exhibition of J.C. Ballard. Its name is: “Autopsy of the New Millennium” is a travel through his creative universe: obsessions, artistic and literary references, the time, f anti-utopian scepticism and catastrophe.
J.G. Ballard has described the next future of abandoned motels, beautiful catastrophes, empty swimming pools. The exhibition includes audiovisuals, complete works, work by Ballardians and material various on this most visionary of writers.
More info, here.
August 30, 2008 at 3:05 pm
The Palau Robert of Barcelona
presents the exhibition “Dalí de Cadaqués per Robert Descharnes”
in the space “The display cabinet of photographer” , until 28 of September
The exhibition shows some thirty of unusual images that they show the relation of the painter with the people of his immediate surroundings in his favourite scenes: Cadaqués and the region of the Empordà. Also an audio-visual assembly with all the 177 photographies appears that compose the collection.
As date, we must say that the relation of French photographer Descharnes with Dalí and Gala, began the winter of 1950 in Cadaqués. Since 1955 the photographer made long stays in this locality, which allowed him to accumulate an authentic photographic and filmed chronicle of the artist.
El Palau Robert is at Pg Gràcia, 107
, and you can visit it from 10:00 h until 19:00 h (except Sundays, 10:00 to 14.30 hs).
August 9, 2008 at 12:34 pm
Diverse free musical activities will be this Saturday
, on the occasion of the European day of music
. In this occasion, between the proposals that have been programmed in Barcelona
they emphasize the free activities that they take place in the Place of the Odissea
17:00h: MANOS DE TOPO
19:30h: FACTO DELAFÉ Y LAS FLORES AZULES
21:00h: LA CASA AZUL
Personally, i like very much “Facto de la Fé y las flores azules“, so, i share this with you, “The indian”:
To know more activities in the Music day, in all Spain, visit this web.
June 20, 2008 at 8:54 am
This Sunday, 15 of June
, there is a celebration in the Castle of Montjuïc of Barcelona
. The celebration will consist of a day of open doors
, since 11. 00 hours to 19,00 hours, and it is tried that the citizens ” they take posesion” of the building.
During the day, all the people will be able to see some spaces that until now, were closed to the public, like ‘poterna’ and the stairs snail, or the pluvial water cistern excavated under the castle.
Besides the possibility of knowing this construction that has been witness of the history of the city, the Celebration of the Castle of Montjuïc of Barcelona, proposes diverse playful activities and of leisure like music spectacles, circus and dances.
The web of the Castle of Montjuic, here
June 14, 2008 at 7:30 am