From 22 September to 5 November 2017
The Franco-Algerian artist Kader Attia has won the sixth edition of the Joan Miró Prize. The prize, which is awarded by Fundació Joan Miró and Obra Social "la Caixa", is one of the most prestigious and generous contemporary art awards in the world.
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Curator Alexandra Laudo presents the new exbihibition program for the 2017-2018 season at Fundació Joan Miró’s Espai 13, The Possibility of an Island. The project explores some of the symbolic and sociocultural meanings that have historically been associated with a paradigmatic space in the collective imaginary: the island.
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The Board of Trustees of the Fundació Joan Miró has appointed Marko Daniel as the museum’s new director. The expert committee highlighted Marko Daniel’s experience and his professional career as Convenor of Public Programmes at London’s Tate Modern and Tate Britain.
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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
about "Free Guided Tour of the Building"
A photography experience linked to Cloe Masotta’s From a Pixel a Poem exhibition. Based on first-hand observation, participants create a visual narrative during a photographic walk in the area near the Fundació.
Jordi J. Clavero, the head of the Fundació Joan Miró’s Education Department, considers the concept of a work of art and its constant mutation as it is experienced first-hand by each one of its viewers, at the new post of the Fundation’s blog.
about "The Perplexed Object"
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"
Joan Brossa always quoted the principle of his much-admired Fregoli: ’art is life and life is transformation.’ Cloe Masotta takes this premise out into the streets, knowing that at any moment she may encounter an object, a text, a shadow or a colour that attracts her and that she can seize with her cell phone.
about "From a Pixel a Poem"