International Symposium on Modern Spanish Art
An international panel of scholars will present papers related to the Meadows Museum’s exhibitionModern Spanish Art from the Asociación Colección Arte Contemporáneo, including exhibition curator Eugenio Carmona, distinguished professor of art history, Universidad de Málaga.
Image caption: Joan Ponç (Spanish, 1927-1984), “Composition,” 1947. Mixed media on board. Asociación Colección Arte Contemporáneo, Museo Patio Herreriano
Modern Spanish Art from the Asociación Colección Arte Contemporáneo
Sunday, October 9, 2016 – 10:00am – Sunday, January 29, 2017 – 5:00pm
Modern Spanish Art from the Asociación Colección Arte Contemporáneo presents the most comprehensive survey of Spanish modern art to be shown in the United States in 50 years. The exhibition, which features more than 90 works of art dated from 1915 to 1960 by approximately 50 artists, is drawn predominantly from the Asociación Colección Arte Contemporáneo (ACAC), one of the most significant repositories of Spanish modern art in the world, with select masterpieces from the renowned collection of the Meadows Museum. The collaboration and exhibition mark the first time many of these works will travel to the U.S., and the first opportunity for American audiences to experience the exceptional breadth and depth of the ACAC’s modern art collection.
Tues. – Sat.: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.;
Thurs.: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.;
Sun.: 1 – 5 p.m.
Image caption: Óscar Domínguez (Spanish, 1906-1957), “Untitled,” 1947. Oil on canvas. Asociación Colección Arte Contemporáneo, Museo Patio Herreriano