Annual Nigel Glendinning Memorial Lecture, 18th March 2015

Nigel Glendinning Memorial Lecture 2015 Alfonso Pleguezuelo (Seville), ‘Clay: more than just earth and water. The symbolic values of Spanish Baroque ceramics’ A recording of the lecture (as a .wav file) is available here   Alfonso Pleguezuelo is Professor of  History of Art at the University of Seville.  His doctoral thesis was on the early baroqueContinue reading “Annual Nigel Glendinning Memorial Lecture, 18th March 2015”

Leonora Carrington, Tate Liverpool, 6 March – 31 May 2015

Exhibition: Leonora Carrington, Tate Liverpool, 6 March – 31 May 2015. Exhibition put on as part of the 2015 Year of Mexico in Britain celebrations. Tate Liverpool has organised the first monographic exhibition in the UK devoted solely to the Lancashire-born but Mexican-based surrealist Leonora Carrington (1917-2011). A selection of key paintings made throughout herContinue reading “Leonora Carrington, Tate Liverpool, 6 March – 31 May 2015”

FILM & ARTIST IN CONVERSATION – Carlos Amorales & Dawn Adès – Univ of Essex – Wed 11 March 2015 6.00pm

Film Screening  Carlos Amorales The Man Who Did All Things Forbidden Professor Dawn Adès will join Carlos in conversation, expanding on themes raised in this extraordinary work. Wednesday 11 March 6.00 – 7.30 pm Art Exchange Univeristy of Essex Wivenhoe Park Colchester CO4 3SQ Exhibition: Tuesday 10 February – Saturday 21 March 2015 Tues-Fri 11am-5pmContinue reading “FILM & ARTIST IN CONVERSATION – Carlos Amorales & Dawn Adès – Univ of Essex – Wed 11 March 2015 6.00pm”

EXHIBITION & Private View – Kaleidoscope – MYA Gallery London E1 – 20 Feb-3 April 2015

EXHIBITION (including Private View on 20 February – RSVP directly to MYA Gallery) 20 Feb- 3 April 2015 Kaleidoscope work by artists who have created and led the Urban & Contemporary art movement in Spain MYA Gallery 150a Commericial Road London E1 6NU http://www.myagallery.com

EXHIBITION – Gloria Ceballos – Instituto Cervantes London – 12 Feb-15 March 2015

EXHIBITION The Instituto Cervantes 102 Eaton Square London SW1W 9AN 12 Feb – 13 March 2015 Gloria Ceballos: Nature a Cultural Artefact This exhibition focuses on Gloria Ceballos’s continuing study into our relationship with nature. As city inhabitants our experiences of nature are restricted to parks, gardens and other green areas: “cultured nature”. We call green spacesContinue reading “EXHIBITION – Gloria Ceballos – Instituto Cervantes London – 12 Feb-15 March 2015”

ARTES Members Private Visit- Goya Drawings Exhibition – Courtauld Gallery – Thurs 5 March 2015

ARTES Members are invited to a private visit of the exhibition GOYA The Witches and Old Women Album with curator & ARTES member Juliet Wilson Bareau Thursday 5 March 2015 8.50 am The Courtauld Institute Please contact Morlin at artesiberia@gmail.com, if you would like to attend. Numbers are limited. Guests of members are very welcome toContinue reading “ARTES Members Private Visit- Goya Drawings Exhibition – Courtauld Gallery – Thurs 5 March 2015”

Goya’s War: Los desastres de la guerra: Colorado State Art Museum, Fort Collins

Goya’s War: Los desastres de la guerra Colorado State Art Museum, Fort Collins. A collaboration of the Pomona College Museum of Art and the University Museums of the University of Delaware. Curated by Janis Tomlinson, Director, University Museums, and circulated by the Pomona College Museum of Art. Exhibition closes 4 APril 2015

Real Animals! Princely Menageries: Innsbruck

Echt tierisch! Die Menagerie des Fürsten / Real Animals! Princely Menageries Forthcoming exhibition. Where:  Schloss Ambras, Innsbruck When: Opens 18 June 2015 Schloss Ambras Innsbruck holds special annual exhibitions focusing on art and cultural historical themes related to the founder of the Ambras collections, the Habsburg Archduke Ferdinand II of Tyrol (1529-1595), to which 50,000Continue reading “Real Animals! Princely Menageries: Innsbruck”

VISIT: Toledo 3-Day Visit – Fri 5 to Sun 7 June 2015 – British Spanish Society welcomes ARTES members

The British Spanish Society is hosting a 3-day visit to Toledo from Fri 5 to Sun 7 June 2015 Members of ARTES are welcome to join the BSS for this visit There is an official deadline of Monday 16 February but please contact Morlin if you are interested at artesiberia@gmail.com

Juan Facundo Riaño Essay Prize: 2015 winners announced

Artes is delighted to announce the winners of the 2015 Juan Facundo Riaño Essay Prize. First prize is awarded to Rebekah Lee, a PhD student at the University of York, for her essay ‘Catherine of Austria, Queen of Portugal and the Courtly Portrayal of Middle Age’. The runner up prize goes to Iñigo Basarrate GonzálezContinue reading “Juan Facundo Riaño Essay Prize: 2015 winners announced”