Still life painting: an unambitious exercise in imitation? No longer, since avant-garde artists seized upon the genre to bring radical change to art. For the first time, this retrospective presents 400 years in the evolution of the most magnificent Spanish still lifes: from the first bodegónes of the 17th century and the personal interpretations of Velázquez and Goya to the experiments in form of Picasso, Dalí and Miró and the recent work of contemporary Spanish artists.
printed on 17-10-2017
Ongoing and forthcoming
This retrospective portrays, for the first time ever, the four-hundred-year evolution of the finest Spanish still lives: from the first bodegónes dating back to the seventeenth century, by way of pers...More info
Silence is capital. For Carlos Mena, it enables us "to hear" the echo of the images we’re contemplating within ourselves. On the occasion of the exhibition Silence on the canvas. Spanish Still Life (...Tickets More info
As part of the exhibition entitled Silence on Canvas - Spanish Still Life (17th - 20th Century), Argentinean lute player Eduardo Egüez gives a musical contribution by performing a programme of Spanish...Tickets More info