Famous art in Madrid, Spain
Art galleries (which display and sell art) can mostly be found via the “Asociación de Galerías de Arte” (de Madrid); they have a great map of all associated galleries that will lead you to a great variety of places to discover great art, established or upcoming. Most galleries will also be able and willing to provide you the map in paper form. Many of these galleries are located in the Barrios de Lavapiés, las Letras, Salamanca, Las Salesas (upper part of Chueca Neighborhood), while you may find some treasures elsewhere, too. Visit the neighborhoods with more galleries with famous art in Madrid, just wander around the neighborhoods, step in in some of them and “get lost in art”. In some neighborhoods you may need to ring a bell to have the personnel open the door, feel free to do that, you are most generally really welcome.
Art Gallery Tour
Art Gallery Tour is a pioneer initiative that brings people closer to the world of contemporary art through guided tours of the best and most important galleries & exhibitions in Madrid situated in magnificent spaces in the three most historic districts of Madrid: Salesas, Letters, Salamanca and Dr. Fourquet St. It is a great opportunity to discover Madrid & its cultural heritage. Their main goal is to democratize art in Spain, raising awareness of contemporary art and stimulating the art market.
Sanchinarro Cultural Center
Located north of Madrid, the Cultural Center Sanchinarro is a large public space dedicated to art and culture. It offers a program of shows and high-level activities especially designed to accommodate a multitude of artistic, cultural offerings and specialized courses. It also has great facilities with ample time. Sanchinarro Cultural Center was founded with the goal of becoming the main cultural landmark of northern Madrid. This Madrid City Council, owner of this equipment, cultural management entrusted to space Tritoma Company, which has more than 25 years of experience in the sector. The Cultural Centre Sanchinarro you can access a wide program of activities of the highest quality. The agenda includes courses, exhibitions and shows in which are included the main trends and artistic and cultural scene. Check the programming section to view upcoming activities. Are you missing something? We are happy to evaluate your proposals. You can also enjoy the facilities of the Centre, including an auditorium, classroom technologies, study hall, exhibition halls and multi-purpose rooms. Companies and individuals can rent these spaces for their own activities, presentations, conferences, events, etc. All this in a symbolic space that is one of the leading architectural northern Madrid. A place where you can meet all kinds of people who share your tastes, hobbies and interests.
Caja del arte centro
Located in the town of Torrejon de Ardoz, the Art Fund is a large public space dedicated to art and culture. It offers a program of shows and high-level activities in which everyone has a place. The Art Fund was created with the goal of becoming the leading cultural reference of the Henares Corridor. This Torrejón City Council, owner of the equipment, has entrusted the management of the spaces of the Auditorium / conference room, study room and cafeteria Tritoma the company, which has 25 years of experience in the sector. In the premises of the Art Box you can access a wide program of activities of the highest quality. The agenda includes case and cultural programming spaces in which are included the main trends and artistic and cultural scene. Check the programming section to view upcoming activities. Are you missing something? We are happy to evaluate your proposals. You can also enjoy the facilities of the Centre, including the auditorium / hall where companies and individuals can rent this space for their own activities, presentations, conferences, events, etc.
La Lavandería Galería
Chilean abstract artist Gastón Covarrubias runs a laundry in Calle Buenavista, 44, Lavapies. A unique experience where you can get your clothes washed while learning about abstract art and hear Gastón´s stories about his early life in Chile painting abstract art on rocks with the blood of fish. Famous art Madrid can be found in every corner.
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