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Summer nights at CaixaForum Foundation Barcelona

3 Aug

As every summer, the Caixa Forum Foundation offers the “noches de verano” (summer nights) with concerts and other activities at open air, in the hall of the museum. With a full schedule, we can enjoy original and actual music for free, in a special and beautiful environment. The Foundation, located in the mountain of Monjuic, just five minuts from Espanya square, also offers activities for children, temporary exhibitions and an extensive audiovisual library open for everybody.

The Summer nights are every Wednesday from 8 p.m. during the months of July and August. These are the activities for the month of August:

8 August / 8 pm and 10 pm
Paula Domínguez
Flamenco Concert

8 August / 9 pm
Kammerflimmer Kollektief
Avant-jazz  Electronic music

15 August / 8 pm and 10 pm
Gumbo Jass Band
Jazz from Nueva Orleans Concert

15 August / 9 pm, 9:30 pm and 10 pm
One Week

Cinema

22 August / 8 pm and 10 pm
Jan Jelinek y Masayoshi Fujita
Avant-jazz Electronic music

22 August / 9 pm, 9:30 pm and 10 pm
The Haunted House
Cinema

29 de agosto / 8 pm and 10 pm
El vino en la ópera (The wine in the opera)
Voice and piano recital

29 Agost / 9 pm
El mur (The wall)
Dance

Exhibition of the week: Goya at CaixaForum

27 Mar

From March 16th to 24th , Goya will iluminate CaixaForum Barcelona.

More than a hundred works integrate “Goya Luces y sombras” offering a chronological journey through the work of the great master. A large and important selection divided into small visual stories of the artist life.

The exposition will be presented in Barcelona under the agreement between the Obra Social “la Caixa” and the Prado Museum, and includes works highlighted and appreciated by the public in general like , La sombrilla, Vuelo de burbujas o Todavía aprendo.

If you are looking for accommodation in Barcelona for these dates, check the availability in The Urban Suites.

Exhibition of the week: Delacroix at Caixa Forum Barcelona

27 Feb

From 15th February to 20th May, 130 paints of Delacroix will be exposed at CaixaForum Barcelona

A total of one hundred and thirty works, in between some drawings, prints and oil paintings take part of the biggest retrospective done over a French romantic painter by quintessential, Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863), since the Louvre celebrates the centenary of his death with a big exposition. The exposition goes through all the trajectory of the artist, from his beginning, when he looked for inspiration in artistic creations and literary texts, till his final stage, marked by the synthesis of all his work.