Modern art

Modern Art Collection Part 4, Art and Civil War, National Art Museum of Catalonia

General Franco’s coup against the legitimate government of the Spanish Republic on 18 July 1936 marked the start of a…

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Modern Art Collection Part 3, Noucentisme, National Art Museum of Catalonia

By the first years of the 20th century, various cultural and artistic sectors all over Europe were reacting against the…

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Modern Art Collection Part 2, Modernism, National Art Museum of Catalonia

As the stage for bourgeois power and the class struggle, the city in turmoil at the turn of the century…

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Modern Art Collection Part 1, The Rise of the Modern Artist, National Art Museum of Catalonia

In the mid-19th century, at the same time as bourgeois society was taking shape, the figure of the modern artist…

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Modernist Interior Collection, National Art Museum of Catalonia

Modernisme is, within the Catalan artistic context, the movement that in France is known as Art Nouveau, in Germany as…

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Modern Art Collection, National Art Museum of Catalonia

The National Art Museum of Catalonia's Modern Art Collection was created from the Universal Exhibition of 1888, at which time…

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Sert Room, National Art Museum of Catalonia

Josep Maria Sert (1874-1945) was one of the most sought after muralist painters of his time. His mural painting assimilated…

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Art Nouveau Facade, Hospital of the Holy Cross and Saint Paul

The central body of the main facade is structured as if it were an altarpiece, in three vertical streets separated…

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Courtyard of Modernist Pavilions, Hospital of the Holy Cross and Saint Paul

The selected plot fulfilled important health aspects which are no longer taken into account, such as the "location at the…

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Antoni Clavé Rooms, Palace of the Generalitat of Catalonia

The Antoni Clavé Rooms adjoin the Conference Room and occupy the rest of the space under the Courtyard of the…

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Asger Jorn: A Challenge to the Light, Tomie Ohtake Institute

The exhibition, "A Challenge to the Light", was taken from the preface to a book by René Renne and Claude…

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Engravings and sculptures experiments, Tomie Ohtake Institute

In more than 60 years of production, Tomie Ohtake conceived a remarkable set of works and ventured through different languages,…

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Collections of Brazil: History, Culture and Citizenship, Bank of Brazil Museum in Brasili

Bank of Brazil Museum in Brasilia the history of the country through a collection acquired throughout its history. Located in…

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Long term Exhibitions, Afro Brasil Museum

The Permanent exhibition encompasses several facets of the African and Afro-Brazilian cultural universes, addressing themes such as religion, work, art,…

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São Paulo 461 – Stories and Memories of a Metropolis, Afro Brasil Museum

On the 461th anniversary of São Paulo, the Afro Brasil Museum, an institution of the State Secretariat of Culture of…

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