Events for 21 Jul 2017 › Culture
Spanish artist Pablo Genovés’ project Tides is on display in St Paul's Cathedral until 30 August as part of the international collaboration Just Water
100 Years of Roca | 100 Years of Design explores the dynamic connection between marketing communications and the evolution of Roca, from its origins in 1917 as a family workshop in Barcelona, to becoming a global bathroom company.
Picasso: Minotaurs and Matadors, curated by Sir John Richardson examines the intersection of Picasso's bullfighting imagery with his mythological and biographical compositions of the 1930s.
This exhibition examines the work and legacy of influential Spanish couturier Cristóbal Balenciaga, with over 100 pieces crafted by ‘the master’ of couture, his protégées and contemporary fashion designers working in the same innovative tradition
Marco Godoy participates in the group show We have the weights, we have the measures, considering the relationship between the seemingly genteel pursuits of culture and learning and claims to geography
A Tale on the Mile, the work of photographer David Guillén, is a harmony of original photography and text that explores the personalities and places on one of the most historically vibrant streets in Scotland: The Royal Mile.
Through the use of video, photography, light and sound, Altered Landscapes aims to engage the viewer in a journey. For this exhibition delGado travelled to Greece, Macedonia and Calais to film, photograph and record the journeys taken by refugees.
Wounded is Juan Miguel Palacios’ first solo London exhibition. Using a woman's face as a base, the artist investigates the variety of hidden emotions beneath a happy face, to the fatigue and pain that is produced by day-to-day experiences, identifying these life experiences as 'wounds'
SCAN (Spanish Contemporary Art Network) is pleased to present CELESTE, the first solo project by Solimán López in the UK. CELESTE questions the use of high technology for the purpose of constructing an alternative digital image of the sky, a synthesis of real-time processed data (Light, location, temperature).
Spanish guitarist Maria Camahort will perform at various venues this summer both in the UK and Spain, presenting various projects that include Iberian Colours, a duo with Laura Ruhí-Vidal and a collaboration in the beautiful project Frost&Lorca
In this exhibition Spanish artist Santiago Sierra presents a large scale, site-specific piece addressing the hierarchies of power and class that operate in our modern society and everyday existence.
Juanjo Mena conducts the BBC Philarmonic in two concerts in the 2017 edition of the BBC Proms. The programme of the first one features Beethoven’s only opera, Fidelio – a passionate musical protest against political oppression, first performed in the wake of the French Revolution. At its heart is the stirring ‘Prisoners’ Chorus’, a poignant […]
Manuel Valencia is one of the most exciting young talent in the world of the Flamenco guitar today. He follows the success of his quartet’s UK debut at Kings Place in October 2016 with a return as a soloist. Manuel Valencia started studying guitar with his uncle, Fernando Terremoto, before being recruited by Gerardo Núñez to […]