Kader Attia Scars remind us that our past is real
From 15 June to 30 September
The exhibition featuring French-Algerian artist Kader Attia, the winner of the latest edition of the Joan Miró Prize, is a survey of his most relevant works from the last few years, in a dialogue with new ones created for the exhibition. Selected especially by the artist, these pieces revolve around the notion of repair, one of his main areas of interest.
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The Swedish duo Gideonsson/Londré present their project for the exhibition program The Possibility of an Island at the Fundació Joan Miró’s Espai 13, a video installation exploring the idea of verticality that invites visitors to think of the world’s highest mountains as terrestrial islands.
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Drawing on the philosophical tradition, Arnau Puig reflects on the concept of reality and the way Joan Miró transformed it through the lens of his own subjectivity. Mont-roig was the heart and the site of this almost mystical act by which reality was transformed into poetry.
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The Fundació Joan Miró presents Itō Shinsui. Tradition and Modernity, an exhibition curated by Akiko Katsuta that explores the works of this renowned painter and great master of shin hanga, one of the most important movements in twentieth-century Japanese printmaking.
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The Barcelona GATCPAC. A Tour of Avant-Garde Architecture is an itinerary through Sant Gervasi that allows viewers to discover the development of architecture throughout the twentieth century and set it against the backdrop of the key events that unfolded on the political, social, cultural and artistic fronts in Barcelona.
about "The Barcelona GATCPAC"
What do the Fundació Joan Miró and the Spanish Republican Pavilion at the 1937 World Fair in Paris have in common? El globus vermell will answer this and other questions on the first Sunday of every month.
Free activity, included in the admission price. Catalan: at 12.30 pm | English: at 11 am
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Joaquim Gomis photographed La Ricarda while it was being built. Decades later, the sculptor Magels Landet captured details from the house when it was no longer inhabited and had become a legend of architectural and cultural modernity from the Barcelona of the 1960s.
about "La Ricarda: Two Views"
Joan Miró is one of the most important artists of the twentieth century. His simple forms and primary colours forged a highly personal artistic universe.
Free activity, included in the admission price. Catalan: Saturdays at 12.30 pm | Spanish: Saturdays at 11 am | English: Thursdays at 1 pm
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