Madrid: Master Mateo at the Prado

Master Mateo and his work for the cathedral in Santiago de Compostela Madrid, Museo del Prado, Villanueva Building The exhibition brings together an exceptional group of fourteen works that were removed in the past from their original location (the west façade and choir of the Cathedral in Santiago de Compostela) and are now housed inContinue reading “Madrid: Master Mateo at the Prado”

Copied by the Sun: The First Photographically Illustrated Book on Art

Stirling Maxwell Centre University of Glasgow Hilary Macartney (University of Glasgow), with Jim Tate (National Museums of Scotland) and Brian Liddy (Bodleian Library) Copied by the Sun: The First Photographically Illustrated Book on Art Illustrated talk, book launch and display of collection highlights University of Glasgow Library Special Collections, Henry Heaney Room Thursday 27 OctoberContinue reading “Copied by the Sun: The First Photographically Illustrated Book on Art”

Wallace Collection: Xavier Bray & a Musical Celebration of Spain

ECHOES FESTIVAL ‘Through Gilded Trellises’: A Celebration of Spain Friday, 11 November 2016, 7.00pm The Wallace Collection Hertford House London W1U 3BN The Wallace Collection welcomes its new Director and Spanish painting specialist Dr Xavier Bray with a special evening concert, ‘Through Gilded Trellises’: a Celebration of Spain, featuring award-winning soprano Natalya Romaniw and acclaimedContinue reading “Wallace Collection: Xavier Bray & a Musical Celebration of Spain”

‘Goyescas’: Music in the Time of Goya

ECHOES FESTIVAL ‘Goyescas’: Music in the Time of Goya José Menor & The Latin Classical Chamber Orchestra Wednesday, 2 November 2016, 7.00pm St John’s Smith Square Smith Square London SW1P 3HA Join Spanish virtuoso pianist José Menor and The Latin Classical Chamber Orchestra on an exhilarating musical journey to 18th-century Spain as they mark the 2016 centenary of theContinue reading “‘Goyescas’: Music in the Time of Goya”

Lecturer in Spanish, University of Edinburgh

Lecturer in Spanish The Department of Hispanic Studies at the University of Edinburgh is advertising for a Lecturer in Spanish with a specialism in Peninsular Spanish Visual Media or Cultural Studies. The successful appointee will have a record of excellence in research, with a portfolio of publications appropriate to their career stage. The appointee willContinue reading “Lecturer in Spanish, University of Edinburgh”

El Siglo de Oro (Berlin)

El Siglo de Oro. The Age of Velázquez Gemäldegalerie, Berlin 01 July 2016 to 30 October 2016 This summer in Berlin, a major exhibition showcasing 17th century Spanish painting and sculpture in all its fascinating variety goes on show outside of Spain for the first time. El Siglo de Oro: The Age of Velázquez comprisesContinue reading “El Siglo de Oro (Berlin)”

Sorolla at CaixaForum

Sorolla. Apuntes en la arena CaixaForum, Girona 28 June – 6 November 2016 (Then touring to CaixaForum, Tarragona, 23 November  – 5 March 2017) 123 works by Sorolla, primarily drawings selected by Consuelo Luca de Tena from the Museo Sorolla’s large holdings, and displayed alongside a small number of related large paintings and oil sketchesContinue reading “Sorolla at CaixaForum”

Picasso und Deutschland

Picasso and Germany Kunsthalle Würth, Schwäbisch Hall, Germany 6 April – 18 September 2016 Slightly reduced version of the exhibition previously shown at the Picasso Museum, Málaga, which revealed an important new area of research. Presents 22 records based on the connections, affiliations and divergences between Pablo Picasso and various groups of German artists whoContinue reading “Picasso und Deutschland”

The Divine Morales: Final Venue, Barcelona

El Divino Morales Museu Nacional d’Art Catalunya (MNCA) Barcelona, 17 June – 25 September 2016 (Previously shown at the Prado and Bilbao). Survey of 54 works by Luis de Morales (c.1510/11-1586) divided into five sections and starting with his Virgin of the Bird of 1546 along with other of his most important themes, the VirginContinue reading “The Divine Morales: Final Venue, Barcelona”