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Culture/Art/Literature news & information for Madrid region/province

UK's Norman Foster to extend El Prado museum
Culture Thu, Jun 21, 2018

UK's Norman Foster to extend El Prado museum

BRITISH architect Norman Foster is behind plans to extend Madrid's iconic El Prado art museum, one of the capital's 'big three' along with the Reina Sofía and the Thyssen-Bornemizsa. Foster &...

'Political prisoners' exhibit pulled from ARCO Madrid art fair
Culture Thu, Feb 22, 2018

'Political prisoners' exhibit pulled from ARCO...

A PHOTOGRAPHIC exhibition titled 'Political Prisoners' at Madrid's ARCO art fair has been banned as 'too controversial'. Artist Santiago Sierra presented 24 photos with the faces pixelated, but...

Has Madrid's Plaza Mayor been 'grassed up'?
Culture Thu, Sep 28, 2017

Has Madrid's Plaza Mayor been 'grassed up'?

THE Spanish capital's main square right in the heart of the urban hub is celebrating its 400 anniversary this year – and thousands of internet surfers were stunned to see it had been turned into a giant grassy...

Banksy brings provocative street art to Madrid
Culture Mon, Feb 13, 2017

Banksy brings provocative street art to Madrid

ANONYMOUS London street artist Banksy's work will be on display in Madrid from Thursday, February 23 at the Urvanity art fair in the Neptuno Palace. The gritty and at times blackly-funny realism of the unknown...

Parliament lions in specs read 'Quijote' for Cervantes' 400th centenary
Culture Thu, Apr 21, 2016

Parliament lions in specs read 'Quijote' for...

READING glasses will be put on the bronze lions on the steps of Parliament and the statues will be seen poring over a copy of on Saturday, the 400 anniversary of its author, Miguel de Cervantes' death. This...

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