ARTES Glendinning Lecture – Tues 4 Apr 2017 – 6.30 pm – Instituto Cervantes, 15-19 Devereux Court, WC2R 3JJ

Secundino Hernández at Victoria Miro (London)

Secundino Hernández: Paso 1 April – 6 May 2017 A solo exhibition taking place across gallery locations at both Wharf Road and Mayfair, accompanied by a new publication. Press release. Victoria Miro, 16 Wharf Road, London N1 7RW Private view: Thursday 30 March, 6-8pm Victoria Miro Mayfair, 14 St. George Street, London W1S 1FE PreviewContinue reading “Secundino Hernández at Victoria Miro (London)”

SCAN Project Room 2017 (London)

SCAN (Spanish Contemporary Art Network) London, 2017 SCAN PROJECT ROOM Herald Street Studio Building Bethnal Green   The SCAN PROJECT ROOM aspires to become a reference project space in London, providing a platform for the contemporary art exhibitions and projects, featuring the work of the best creators of the new generation of Spanish and LatinContinue reading “SCAN Project Room 2017 (London)”

Black African Spain in the time of Murillo, a talk by LUIS MÉNDEZ RODRÍGUEZ

Black African Spain in the time of Murillo LUIS MÉNDEZ RODRÍGUEZ University of Seville (Spain) Friday, 24 February 2017, 6.00-7.30pm Keynes Library, 43 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PD Description This talk analyzes the cultural history of slavery and the Black African presence in the Spain of the Golden Age, in relation to the paintings ofContinue reading “Black African Spain in the time of Murillo, a talk by LUIS MÉNDEZ RODRÍGUEZ”

BSS Event – Private View – Art Revolutionaries: Homage to the Pavilion of the Spanish Republic 1937 – Wed 8 Feb 2017 – 6.30-8.00 pm

British Spanish Society Event Private view  – Art Revolutionaries: Homage to the Pavilion of the Spanish Republic, 1937 – paintings and sculptures from Picasso, Miró and Calder – with a talk at 7.00pm by Director, Jordí Mayoral. Date: Wednesday 8th February 6.30 – 8.00 pm Venue: Mayoral at 6 Duke Street, St. James’, London SW1Y 6BN Tickets: British Spanish SocietyContinue reading “BSS Event – Private View – Art Revolutionaries: Homage to the Pavilion of the Spanish Republic 1937 – Wed 8 Feb 2017 – 6.30-8.00 pm”

Workshop – Islamic Archaeology Day (28 January 2017, London)

3rd Islamic Archaeology Day 2017 (Jointly hosted by SOAS and UCL) Saturday, 28 January 2017 UCL Institute of Archaeology, Room 612 31-34 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PY Includes talks on al-Andalus! We invite you to register online at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/islamic-archaeology-day-2017-tickets-2953…. The registration fee of £10 (£5 for students) will cover lunch, refreshments and a wine reception.Continue reading “Workshop – Islamic Archaeology Day (28 January 2017, London)”

Book Launch – Art in Spain & Portugal from the Romans to the Early Middle Ages by Rose Walker

ARTES member Dr Rose Walker of the Courtauld Institute of Art has recently launched her latest book on early art in the Iberian Peninsula. A discount is available to those ARTES members who would like to buy a copy. Please contact artesiberia@gmail.com for details.  

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”

Upcoming Exhibition: Maíno in London

Maíno’s Adorations. Heaven on Earth National Gallery, London 28 September 2016 – 29 January 2017 For the duration of the National Gallery’s Beyond Caravaggio exhibition the Museo Nacional del Prado has lent the National Gallery two of its masterpieces by Fray Juan Bautista Maíno (1581-1649) for a display in Room 1. Both paintings — TheContinue reading “Upcoming Exhibition: Maíno in London”