Winter has arrived without warning and is there anything better for this time of the year than going to the heat of interesting exhibitions in different points of Barcelona?: Kubrick at the CCCB, Tolouse-Lautrec at CaixaForum, Lee Miller at the Joan Miro Foundation or Picasso -Picabia in Mapfre Foundation.
Lovers of art in general and of painting or photography in particular, we propose you the best four exhibitions in Barcelona for this season:
Painting exhibition: Picaso – Picabia, The painting in question
Until January 14th, 2019 in Mapfre Foundation – Casa Garriga Nogués
The painting in question is a sample dedicated to two of the fundamental characters in the history of art, who had never been associated in the way that this time is done.
Price: € 3 general / € 2 students and retirees
Address: Diputació, 250
Metro: L2, L3, L4 (Paseo de Gracia)
Painting exhibition: Toulouse-Lautrec
Until January 20th, 2019 in CaixaForum
Montmartre were the social and cultural motor that defined the modern and bohemian style of Henri Marie Raymond, known as Toulouse-Lautrec.
Through paintings, drawings, posters and illustrations, “Toulouse-Lautrec and the spirit of Montmartre” shows the artist’s production in line with his contemporary artists in Paris at the end of the 19th century.
Price: 5 €
Address: Av. Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8
Metro: L1, L3 (Espanya)
Photography exhibition: Lee Miller and Surrealism in Great Britain
Until January 20th, 2019 at Miro Foundation
For the first time, an exhibition examines the role of the North American photographer Lee Miller in the evolution of the British surrealist movement. The exhibition brings together 200 photographic pieces, drawings, paintings and sculptures, putting in dialogue an extensive representation of Miller’s photographic work with pieces by some of the leading artists in the international surrealist circle: Man Ray, Max Ernst, Leonora Carrington, Yves Tanguy , Henry Moore, Eileen Agar, Roland Penrose, Paul Nash, Salvador Dalí, Giorgio de Chirico or Joan Miró, among others.
Price: € 5 / students and € 7 / general
Address: Parc de Montjuïc, s / n
Audiovisual exhibition: Stanley Kubrick
Until March 31st, 2019 at the CCCB
The exhibition traces chronologically the career of the New York director Stanley Kubrick (1928-1999), from his years of apprenticeship as a photographer in Look magazine, stopping at his twelve feature films, to his unborn projects or in charge of the responsibility of other filmmakers.
It presents a careful selection of more than six hundred items between moving images (about forty audiovisuals); objects and material from the director’s personal files (research and production documents, scripts, still photos, tools, costumes, models, cameras and lenses …), iconic props and costumes and correspondence with the talent that surrounded him.
The whole career of the director is documented and represented, from his beginnings with the short films to his latest film, Eyes Wide Shut (1999) or masterpieces such as 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), The Mechanical Orange (1971), Barry Lyndon (1975) and The Shining (1980).
Price: € 6 / € 4 reduced
Address: Carrer de Montalegre, 5
Metro: L1, L2 (Universitat) / L1, L3 (Catalunya)
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