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  • Tell my wife to eat my corpse and when she’s done eating my corpse, you’ll eat her BY Georg Pinteritsch 20/09 @19h30

    Thursday, 20.09 @19h30   Austrian artist Georg Pinteritsch’s invites the audience to take part in a journey of perception and representation of modern times through a rather medieval aesthetic along with a series of narratives. facebook event

  • Vesuvius by Dalia Baassiri, 05/09 @19h30

    Wednesday, September 5th, @19h30 Carrer d’Espronceda 326, nave 5. Barcelona Dalia Baassiri explores her world through daily activities that have their core of action in the household, understood as a home and a protective refuge. This process gets the artist to question the meaning of everyday life, the interiority of the human soul and the adversities of life: conflicts...

  • Earth Concerto no.4 “Mediterranean” by Kaoru Shibuta 09/08 @20h

      Earth Concerto n.4 “Mediterranean” is a poetic symphony composed by images, colours and harmony inspired by the natural and musical world by the city of Barcelona and the space of Espronceda: a perfect fusion between nature and Art. Kaoru Shibuta translates musical notes into images and contemporary installations. Bach’s, jazz music, the sound of nature is drawn into...

  • India & Pakistan. Who are you? Who am I? by Judith Döker, 26/07 @20h

    Opening on Thursday, 26th of July, at 20h The two nuclear powers India and Pakistan have a known hostile relationship towards each other. German artist Judith Döker chose not only to portray these two countries in a very personal way, but also to exhibit them: Side by side. This decision was influenced by the reoccurring questions Döker was asked...

  • SUMA by Mia Pearlman and Albert Marquès. 17_19_21/07/2018 @20h

      SUMA is collaborative project by American sculptor Mia Pearlman and her husband, Catalan jazz pianist Albert Marquès. SUMA, or “sum” in English, means both the aggregate of two or more quantities, and the substantive meaning of a matter. As a title, it refers to the way every culture and landscape contains the entire complex history of how it came to...

  • At the dawn of yet another age of Absurdity: Composition No. 5 by JAŠA, 04/07 @18h

      The composition continues. In light of our deep ambivalence about our global socio-economic situation, the question of the political commitment, in art and elsewhere, seems to be calling out for alternatives that do not shy away into the usual underground.The poetical, the individual act of defiance, a voice, sound, a repeating gesture as a poetical stance and standing...

  • Expo #Futurart, 14/06 @20h

    HOW THE 21st CENTURY ARTIST WILL BE Participants – Aura Pérez, expert in new technologies. – Jordi Barnadas, gallerist. – Pau Riera, auction expert. – Mario Rodríguez, independent artist. – Sofía Zuluaga, artists and art teacher. Moderator – Anna Pou, art historian. Objective Art has always been a profession with difficulties to adapt to the market. Artists, traditionally, have...

  • Finissage “The Secret garden of Samantha” & Jixmazz jazz concert, 09/06 @19h

    This Saturday we have two great events joined together: Starting at 19h you’re invited to participate in a talk with the globally known inventor of “AI sex doll” Samantha, Sergi Santos and our current artist-in-residence Olga Jürgenson, whose installation “The Secret Garden of Samantha” is currently on a view. The participants will comment on a rapidly growing market for...

  • “Fainted Skin” by JosepRamon Guillén, 07/06 @20h

    The expo “Fainted Skin” by Josep Ramon Guillén gathers sensitive nude photographs in black and white. A one-night expo in our artists’ loft, in Nave 10. Josep Ramon Guillén is an artist specialized in photography. Born in Barcelona in 1956, he has worked as a professional photographer “freelance” in many fields, such as industrial photography, advertising agencies, fashion, reports,...

  • The Secret Garden of Samantha by Olga Jürgenson, 31/05 @20h

    “His secret Garden is not like mine.” Nancy Friday, ‘Men in Love’  The idea for this installation and it’s series of paintings was inspired by the rising popularity and rapid development in artificial sex partners, as well as by a pioneer of research on women’s and men’s sexual fantasies Nancy Friday, who published them in books titled ‘My Secret...

  • Mesa Redonda Crear, Pensar, Transformar @ 24/05, 18h30 to 21h

    Espronceda – Center for Art & Culture – on the occasion of the European Year of Cultural Heritage – invites you to the round table: Create, Think, Transform: the Third Paradise experience in Cuba of the Rebirth project by Michelngelo Pistoletto and Cittadellarte. A space for the dialogue developed and organized by Savina Tarsitano, artist, member of the European...

  • Lenz a paso lento, by Christian Stefanovici & Juilan Wachendorf – 17/05 @ 20h

    An exhibition by the German artists: Christian Stefanovici & Julian Wachendorf. curated by: Felix Land   “Hold on, stop. I won’t go outside. It’s not for me. The color alone shows how (dreadful) it is – white, grey, blue. Simply cold.   The springtide flourishes the city. Life is created. People emerge again. Petals won’t fall lest butterflies are...

  • Act Utopia Lab 2nd edition

    Act Utopia Lab following his mission to promote disruptive innovation done by inter-disciplinary teams, with art driven perspective, organize a day of amazing conferences and a workshop Ideathron. The event is open to public, university students, researchers, entrepreneurs and artists. Tuesday 15th May, from 16h to 22h at Espronceda, Centre of Art and Culture, Barcelona. Program of the event:...

  • Industrie-Soundorchestra, 27/04 @ 20h

    Detlef Landeck, inspirado por el jazz americano y por el intérprete de la improvisación Butch Morris, desarrolló con Industrie-Soundorchestra el principio de la Conducción y la Improvisación estructurada y dirigida.   A partir de la percusión de Olaf Pyras se aportó el ritmo de percusión que generan los componentes de VW utilizados en los vehículos.   A su vez,...

  • Téchne H.H by Verónica Vázquez – 25/04 @ 20h

    Téchne H.H by Verónica Vázquez Opening 25th of April 2018 at 8:00pm (free event);   An exhibition of the acclaimed Uruguayan sculpture Verónica Vázquez curated by Alejandro Martin, in collaboration with Piero Atchugary. Espronceda, Center for Art & Culture and Piero Atchugarry gallery, is pleased to present the first exhibition of the Uruguayan artist Verónica Vázquez in Barcelona. The...

  • Course “Photographing the Unconscious” with Vitor Schietti

    In its sixth edition, the workshop “Photographing the Unconscious” arrives for the first time in Barcelona. The tutor Vitor Schietti and invited tutors propose a different approach to author photography. The focus is not so much on the techniques taught, although they are important tools, but in the creative process behind the access to the unconscious, and how to learn...

  • Kreatur by Andrea Wilmsen

    Kreatur by Andrea Wilmsen Opening 4th of April 2018 at 7:30pm (free event); In many cultures, the beehive was considered to be the ideal of a collective structure, while honey and wax provided metaphors for sweetness and productivity. The natural architecture that bees create in their canes is considered a perfect creation, inspiring architects, artists and scientists alike. However,...

  • Neosexual construction by Pol Gorezje

    Neosexual construction by Pol Gorezje Opening 4th of April 2018 at 7:30pm (free event); For centuries, society has insisted on maintaining a sexual order closely linked to morality, religion, anatomy and culture, where everything was perfectly and hermetically classified. People have been identified according to their gender category: male / female, gender: male / female, and of sexual orientation:...

  • Slam de Escritura e Ilustración

    WRITING AND ILUSTRATION SLAM Friday 23rd of March, 19:30h-21:00h Entrance: 8€ Beer as cortesy of Estrella Damm Organized by Live Writing, in collaboration with Espronceda, Center for Art and Culture. Collaborate: Estrella Damm, Sandra Bruna, Ediciones B, Miquel Rius, TimeOut, Ajuntament de Barcelona, Biz Presentations. The Espronceda art gallery will host a new edition of the original literary improvisation...

  • I had a flashback by Melissa Godoy Nieto

    I had a flashback by Melissa Godoy Nieto Opening 22nd of March, 7:30 pm (free event);   Melissa Godoy Nieto remembers her dreams very vividly almost every morning. So she started journaling them 2 years ago recognizing all the pieces they hold: memories, wish-fulfillment anxieties, struggles, fantasies, instincts, distortion, symbology, expressions of emotions. For the exhibition I Had a Flashback...

  • Anyway Bernardino by Layla D’Angelo @09/03, 19h30

    Opening 9th of March 2018, at 19h30 (free event) Laya D’Angelo’s art Works offer an invitation to the infinite. Hints of constructivism, op art and kinetic sculpture are combined in fragmentary iron constructions held together with magnets that can be subjected to unlimited reconstruction by the viewer. A touch of painterly illusionism turns squares into cubes in one of...

  • ¿frontera esta_tal? by Gigi Piana @ 22/02, 19h30

    Opening 22nd of February 2018, at 19h30 (free event) The exhibition collects the works of Gigi Piana (visual artist, performer and video maker) and the texts of Aurora Lo Bue and Elisa Grandi (ramodoro – applied anthropology for the community) and it is the result of a collaborative reflection on borders and identity. Lines and borders are used to...

  • Inter_nal movements @10/02, 18h

    Opening 10th of February 2018, at 18h (free event) On the 10th of February Espronceda will open the exhibition born from the debate/ symposium at Museu del Disseny January 30th. The focus of the arts symposium is the Liquidity of Gender and the work on current developments in German legislation changes to add a third gender to the traditional...

  • 64+1 Pintado by Daniel Yacubovich, @ 26/01, 19h30

    Opening 26th of January 2018, at 19h30 (free event); A real action and a poetic projection are articulated during the time of a dinner in which the artist and the guests subvert their perspectives as subjects in a balance, that of an action of material, spiritual and creative consumption. The participants eat, touch and drink, interacting as models, spectators,...

  • Espronceda LAB > Launch @20 Jan, 17h30

    Saturday, January 20th, 17h30. Espronceda, 326, nave 4. Free Entrance. ___ UPDATE ___ During his speech, Pep Montoya mentioned an article and a video. You can access both on the links below: La era de la degradación del arte y de la política cultural en Cataluña

  • No saber el por que?, pero sabiendo porqué > 11/01 a las 19h

    If we start from the conception of the artist as being constantly displaced, that is nourished by a cumulative though. We can consider the creative process, as an exploration with the capacity to generate configurations, which propitiate states of reflection, though, perplexity and even irony, in front of the context and circumstances of the moment. “And if political art...

  • Round table Crosswords with Juanjo Oliva and the artists

    20.12.2017 19h > 21h After great success of our last exhibition, Crosswords, we decided to extend it, bringing it back to Espronceda’s galleries for a special event, on the 20th of December. The art critic and curator Juanjo Oliva will host a round table to discuss the works of art and the concept behind the exhibition Crosswords and its...

  • Sessiò de Nit: Poems Escènics @ theater play by Albert Mestres, Dec 1 & 2, 20h30

    We, at Espronceda, are very happy to invite to you to discover the new Theatre project: “Sessiò de Nuit:Poemes Escènics” under the direction of the Catalan poet Albert Mestres, the performers Ferran Echegaray and Eva Ortega and escenography by José Menchero with the participation of the Italian artist Savina Tarsitano.   Sessió de Nit. Poemes Escènics is a cultural...

  • Crosswords @ collective artists, November 14th, 19h

    Opening 14th of November at 19h. Exhibition from November 14th to 23rd. Marta Juvanteny, Lucia Royo, Juano Ortiz, Monica Plans, Teresa Pera, Hannah Berestizhevsky, Yosman Botero, Alejandro Palacín, Irene Bou and Mireia de Juan, we are a group of artists that coincided at the Master’s Degree in Artistic Production and Research in the Faculty of Fine Arts of Barcelona....

  • Quién construye la ciudad? @ Juan Esteban, October 20th 19h30

      Opening 20th of October at 19h30. Exhibition from October 19th to November 19th. Who builds the city? It is the initial question on which the project of the Colombian artist Juan Esteban Sandoval is developed. His artistic practice is centered in the public space, in the communities that live and pass through it, influencing its identity and nature;...

  • Haraket @ Valerio Muscella, October 20th 18h30

    Preliminary talk by artist 20th of october at 18h30. Opening 20th of October at 19h30. Exhibition from October 19th to November 19th. A project by Valerio Muscella Curated by Laura Carnemolla Haraket (IPA: haɾe’cet; Type: noun) = movement, intended both as physical displacement and freedom of thought. Turkey currently hosts over three million refugees, mostly coming from Syria. They live...

  • Youg Gallery Weekend

    photos by Albert Fedez Aragones

  • Open Call Act Utopia Lab

    Want to know more about it? Visit Act Utopia Lab website and send your project!

  • exhibit @Real Life – Sanja Milenkovic, Sept 6th 19h30

    Real Life by Sanja Milenkovic and Zhuang Xueying curated by Savina Tarsitano and Nicolas Martino Opening reception Wednesday, 6th September 7:30pm. Exhibition from September 5th > 19th Real Life is an exhibition based on a personal experience in living Barcelona of the Serbian artist Sanja Milenkovic, winner of the International Prize Arte Laguna, Venice. The project will be on how common life,...

  • Roundtable @The role of art for a social and responsible change in society, Sept 12th, 19h

    This debates aims to underline the importance of the role of art for a responsible change in society. In particularly, the analysis is on Rebirth/Third paradise project of Michelangelo Pistoletto and Cittadellarte in connection with the International children project Kids’-Guernica inspired to the work of Pablo Picasso for a peaceful world. How nowadays it is important to create cooperation between...

  • Roundtable @New tendencies in the art world: towards new models of artistic residences and cooperation – Sept 8th, 19h

      This debate wants to analyze the new role of art and culture nowadays towards new alliances. In particularly how the artist residence programs support influence the artistic career, which structures or models are used and if we are in presence of new kind of relationships between Art Centers, Gallery, Institutions, Museum, Private sector and so on. We could affirm that...

  • Roundtable @Towards the best contemporary practice. The relationship between universities and art centers – Sept 6th, 18h

      During the last two years Espronceda has developed a new project on the best contemporary practice between Fine Arts University and art center. The main idea is to create a platform where students/young artists can have the possibility to research, reflect and create new artistic projects and to learn how to work on pressure, freedom, quality and responsibility...

  • Real Life, by Sanja Milenkovic and Zhuang Xueying – Wednesday 6th of September, 19h30

    Real Life by Sanja Milenkovic and Zhuang Xueying curated by Savina Tarsitano and Nicolas Martino Opening reception Wednesday, 6th September 7:30pm. Exhibition from September 5th > 19th facebook event Real Life is a double project exhibition based on a personal experience in living Barcelona of the Serbian artist Sanja Milenkovic, winner of the International Prize Arte Laguna, Venice and the Chinese artist Zhuang...

  • Take Over – Saturday 12th of August, 6h30pm

    The Takeover is a street art event that brings together Barcelona and Berlin artists to takeover an urban space and transform it into an urban oasis. This space is located within The Nau Bostik at the heart of La Sagrera. The event will be held throughout the week, but we invite you to come join us on the 12th...

  • Opening @ YOU’RE A TOURIST IN MY TOWN by Aili Schmeltz & Gabriel Dubois – July 20th – 19h30

    YOU’RE A TOURIST IN MY TOWN by Aili Schmeltz and Gabriel Dubois Curated by Valentina Casacchia Opening reception Thursday, 20th July 7:30pm. Exhibition from July 21st > July 29th Facebook event For the first time in their careers Aili Schmeltz (Los Angeles, United States) and Gabriel Dubois (Vancouver, Canada), meet in Barcelona for the realization of You’re a Tourist In My Town, a...

  • Opening @”Sidereal/Human Architectures” by Anastasia Kosmadaki & Emile Pierret – Tuesday 20th of June – 19h30

    “Sidereal/Human Architectures” by Anastasia Kosmadaki & Emile Pierret Curated by Savina Tarsitano Opening on Tuesday 20th of June, 19h30 Exhibition from 21st of June to 1st of July We are very honored to present the prize-artistic residency Espronceda / ARBA-ESA in cooperation with the Royal Fine Arts Academy of Brussels. We are thankful to the director Charlie Taché of the...

  • Workshop Artmongers Baixeras · Sharing the work – Friday 9th -15h Plaça de Víctor Balaguer

    Workshop Artmongers Baixeras · Sharing the work From 15h to 18h at Plaça de Víctor Balaguer, 08003 Barcelona. Sharing the results of the workshop given by Patricio Forrester of Artmongers London. The boys and girls of Baixeras School will make proposals for a mural in Balaguer Square, and the results will be exposed on Friday in the square. We wait...

  • Theater @”Shakespeare, the nurse and his dog” by Veronica Isola and Nico Cobo – Friday 9th June – 20h30

    Espronceda presents the play “Shakespeare, the nurse and her dog” By Veronica Isola and Nico Cobo Friday 9th June, 8:30 pm Tickets: 8 € Shakespeare, the nurse and her dog, tells us about the complexity of the filial relationship, the contradictions of adolescence, the discovery of love as well as errors, the need for forgiveness and its condition: to...

  • Conference @”MECENET Talk” – Tuesday 30th of May – 18h

    MECENET Talk is the first conference organized by Espronceda and Naranjo Projects with the aim of expanding the patronage of the visual arts. This first event will be held in Barcelona, in Espronceda, Center for Art and Culture, on May 30, 2017 from 6pm to 8 pm. MECENET emerges as a need to promote the breadth of patronage, which...

  • CONCERT @”Martha G & Su Cacao Fino” (Finissage LOOP Festival) – Saturday 27th of May – 20h30

    MARTHA G & SU CACAO FINO LATIN JAZZ Concert Saturday 27th of May, 2017, 20h30. This project was born from the Latin encounter with the European. More than fusion Martha G (Venezuelan – Spanish). It makes sense of letters, product of everyday stories, passion, gratitude and protest. Themes intermingled with rhythms, which gently invite you to dance. This time...

  • BCN Fashion Day – Sunday 7th May – 17h-20h

    BCN FASHION DAY Charity event for Alzheimer Catalunya Sunday 7th of May, from 17h to 20h.   We are waiting for you all this Sunday at the BCN Fashion Day at Espronceda Center for Art and Culture from 17 to 20h. Fashion runway run by different designers, catering, DJ’s and much more. All the money that we collect of...

  • Finissage @”Artist Talk” with Römer + Römer, Alejandro Martín and Anton Cos – May 4th – 20h

    ARTIST TALK Finissage ¿Qué dices? by Römer + Römer 4th of May, starting at 20h until 21h30.   Espronceda is pleased to welcome you for the Artist Talk with Römer + Römer, the curator of their exhibition “¿Qué dices?”, Alejandro Martín and Anton Cos / Artnet. The protagonists will go through the exhibition and its curatorial choice, before taking...

  • Opening @”IN MY TAXI” by Ryan Weideman – Thursday 1st of June – 19h30

    Espronceda presents IN MY TAXI by Ryan Weideman in collaboration with the Bruce Silverstein Gallery of New York Opening on Thursday 1st of June, 19h30. Exhibition from 2nd to 17th of June, 2017. Espronceda, Center for Art and Culture is pleased to present, in association with Bruce Silverstein Gallery, New York, IN MY TAXI, a show consisting of over 40...

  • Opening @”Real or Unreal? Past or Present?” (LOOP FESTIVAL) – Tuesday 23rd of May – 19h30

    Espronceda presents its Collective exhibition for the LOOP FESTIVAL, “Real or Unreal? Past or Present?”   with the former artists in residence Cong Yao, Natalia Skobeeva, Lorenza Cullet, Bianca Kennedy and Fabian Vogler.   Exhibition curated by Savina Tarsitano.   Opening on 23rd of May, 19h30 Exhibition from 23rd to 27th of May, 2017.   « Real or unreal? Past...

  • Finissage @”MNÉMESIS” by Rafael Lobo Blanco – Saturday 20th May – 19h30

    Espronceda presents MNÉMESIS by Rafael Lobo Blanco   curated by Maribel Navarro Opening on Tuesday 9th of May, 19h30 Exhibition from 10th May to 20th May, Finissage on Saturday 20th of May, 2017. ESPRONCEDA, Center for Art and Culture, is pleased to present Mnémesis, the new project of the artist Rafael Lobo Blanco, curated by Maribel Navarro. Rafael Lobo...

  • Opening @”¿QUÉ DICES?” by Römer + Römer – Thursday 20th of April – 19h30

    Espronceda presents “¿QUÉ DICES?” by Römer + Römer curated by ALEJANDRO MARTÍN Opening on Thursday 20th of April at 19h30. Exhibition from 21st of April to 4th of May , 2017. ESPRONCEDA, Center for Art and Culture, is pleased to present works from the new project of the Berlin based artists couple: RÖMER + RÖMER. The title of the...

  • Opening @”Galeria de Retratos” by Juan Saliquet – Thursday 6th of April – 19h30

    Espronceda presents “Galería de Retratos” by the Spanish artist JUAN SALIQUET Opening on Thursday 6th of April, 19h30. Exhibition from 7th to 18th of April, 2017. Juan Saliquet exhibits in Barcelona his exhibition “galería de retratos“. After a 3-year tour touring Germany, Switzerland, and Austria with multiple exhibitions, he is at the Urg3l gallery in Madrid and now in the...

  • Theater @”Shakespeare, the nurse and his dog” by Veronica Isola and Nico Cobo – March 25th – 20h

    Espronceda presents the play “Shakespeare, the nurse and her dog” By Veronica Isola and Nico Cobo March 25th, 8pm Tickets: 12 € Shakespeare, the nurse and her dog, tells us about the complexity of the filial relationship, the contradictions of adolescence, the discovery of love as well as errors, the need for forgiveness and its condition: to be forgiven,...

  • Opening @”EPISTAXIS” by Eric Bocanegra – 23rd March – 19h30

    Espronceda presents EPISTAXIS by Eric Bocanegra Exhibition of paintings Opening reception on Thursday 23rd of March, 19h30 Exhibition from 24th March to 4th of April, 2017 Eric Bocanegra is an artist of Swedish descent, raised and educated in Barcelona. And although his career has been developed mainly in this city he has also collaborated with galleries and art centers...

  • Opening @”Amor y Control” by Ricardo Betancourt – 4th March – 19h30

    Espronceda presents AMOR y CONTROL by  Ricardo Betancourt Photography on Painting, Painting on Photography, Painting on Design 40th Anniversary Preview Exhibition Curated by Maribel Navarro Opening Reception on Saturday, March 4th, 7.30pm To create is to set yourself free.  It is our only hope to find the real meaning of things, the unconditional truth. -Ricardo Betancourt For the exhibition Amor y Control at...

  • Opening @”IOMRAMH” by Johnny Fitzsimons, Richard Hearns & Mark Redden – 17th March – 19h

    ESPRONCEDA presents “IOMRAMH” By Richard Hearns, Johnny Fitzsimons & Mark Redden OPENING: Friday March 17, 2017 @ 19.00 EXHIBITION: Friday March 17th, 2017 – Monday March 20th, 2017 On the occasion of St Patrick’s Day, Espronceda Center for Art presents “Iomramh”, an exhibition consisting of the work by three Contemporary Irish artists, who are pleased to invite you to...

  • Poetical recital @”Dobles Ulls” of Albert Mestres – JAN 27th – 19h30

    Espronceda presents the poetical recital “Dobles Ulls” of Albert Mestres With Ferran Echegaray and Eva Ortega, and organized in the occasion of the exhibition “Heard Through Mixfull Eyes” by Savina Tarsitano and Morris Rosenzweig. more pictures https://www.facebook.com/events/957006551067640/

  • Concert Piano @Saló dels Atlants, Reial Cercle Artístic de Barcelona, with the pianist Paulina Dumanaite – JAN 18th – 19h30

    Piano Concert The great pianist Paulina Dumanaite will play at the Saló dels Atlants, Reial Circle Artistic de Barcelona on Wednesday 18th at 19h30. Programme: F. Chopin Nocturn op. 62 no.2 Scherzo op. 39 F. Mompou 4 Planys, Secret S. Rachmaninov Sonata no.2 op.36 This representation is free and organized in the occasion of the exhibition “Heard Through Mixfull...

  • Roundtable @Towards a new alliance – JAN 19th – 19h

    Roundtable Towards a new alliance: interdisciplinary and contemporary art. Innovation or conventional? 19thJanuary 2017 at 7pm,  in occasion of the exhibition “Heard Through Mixfull Eyes” by Savina Tarsitano and Morris Rosenzweig  Interventions by: Magali Moulinier, Historian and Art Design, independent curator, RUFA, Rome University of Fine arts, Italy Morris Rosenzweig, American composer Louis Terraza, Catalan poet and artist Maya Bersacq,...

  • Spectacle of dance @”Ser Entre Dos” by NOS[OTROS] – JAN 28th – 20h

    ESPRONCEDA presents the dance’s show “SER ENTRE DOS” January 28th 2017 – 20h The book Ser entre dos (Being between two) is based on the story of two people, a man and a woman, who after a relationship, happens a long time of absence of themselves in which the history of both have been quite different. They meet again on the...

  • Opening @”Friction” by Clara Claus – FEB 4th – 19h30

    ESPRONCEDA presents “FRICTION” by the French artist Clara Claus From February 4th to February 18th 2017 What tells a heartbeat? What contains a movement of the body? What hides a breath? Our body carries our millions stories, collect them in our innumerable particles, and the multiple music of the body tell us those enigmatic/elusive stories. For the exhibition FRICTION...

  • Opening @”Heard Through Mixfull Eyes” by Savina Tarsitano & Morris Rosenzweig – JAN 20th – 19h30

    ESPRONCEDA presents the artistic project and exhibition “Heard Through Mixfull Eyes”, by the Italian artist Savina Tarsitano and the American composer Morris Rosenzweig Photo by Savina Tarsitano and video and music by Morris Rosenzweig. From 20th to 29th of January 2017 A dialogue between photography, music, video, nature and heritage curated by Magali Moulinier, professor of Art Historian at RUFA,...

  • CONCERT @ Colectivo EUNK – César Bernal & Sebastián Tapia – Dec 10th

    Colectivo EUNK: conciertos de improvisación Espronceda presenta una velada musical de experimentación sonora e improvisación libre, de la mano de los artistas chilenos César Bernal y Sebastián Tapia 10 de diciembre de 2016, de 20:00 a 21:30 horas El dúo comprendido por César Bernal y Sebastián Tapia desembarca en el viejo continente desde la Ciudad Puerto de Valparaíso, Chile,...

  • OPENING @ ‘FUTURE’s PAST’ by Sven Marquardt – Dec 8th – 7pm

    Photography exhibition “FUTURE’S PAST” by Sven Marquardt Espronceda presents the photo exhibition of the charismatic Berlin photographer. Opening: December 8th from 7pm to 10pm Exhibition: From Dec 9th to Dec 20th, 2016 Visits upon appointment at info@espronceda.net +34 933 682 384 AFTER PARTY at Garage 442 Av. Diagonal, 422 from 11.30pm to 2.30am (only with guest list) “Every picture...

  • OPENING @ ‘ZOOMING’ by Evgeniy Stasenko – 29th Nov – 7.30pm

    “ZOOMING” by EVGENIY STASENKO curated by Maribel Navarro poetry by Ingrid Garasa Ortiz You are cordially invited to the opening on Tuesday 29th of November, 7.30pm. FREE ENTRY Exhibition running from the 30th of November to the 5th of Dicember, 2016 Sponsored by In filmmaking and television production, zooming refers to the technique of changing the focal length of a...

  • Opening @’LEFTOVERS’ by Grazia Amendola 26th Nov – 8.00pm

    www.graziaamendola.com www.veronicaisola.com Video of Veronica Isola “LEFTOVERS” by GRAZIA AMENDOLA Site specific project – Artist in residence You are cordially invited on Saturday 26th of November at 8.00pm. Exhibition was running from the 19th of November to the 26th of November, 2016. An opportunity to discover her artistic project Leftovers a research realized in connection with the Barcelona’s markets, during...

  • Opening @ ‘CRAZY PURPLE’ by Emmanuel Beyens – OCT 21st – 7.30pm

    “CRAZY PURPLE” by EMMANUEL BEYENS Curated by Savina Tarsitano You are cordially invited on Friday 21st of October, 7.30pm. Exhibition running from the 22nd of October to the 30th of October, 2016. Emmnauel Beyens’ research on the series “Crazy Purple” began a year ago in Brussels. The project took the form of a long investigation and involved two cities, Brussels...

  • Roundtable @ART/FASHION/GENDER – 13th Oct

      Panel Debate: ART / FASHION / GENDER: crossover at the age of fluid thought We are pleased to invite you to attend “Art Fashion Gender: crossover at the age of fluid thought” at Espronceda, Center for Art and Culture in Barcelona. This public talk follows up a project came to life last January with the exhibition “The Way You...

  • Opening @YOUNG GALLERY WEEKEND

    AN INITIATIVE MADE BY YOUNG GALLERIES TO PROMOTE YOUNG ARTISTS. A PLACE GRANTED TO YOUNG MINDS   In “Liquid Gender” the artist explores the topics of intersexuality, gender and diversity, paying attention to the complexity of the issues that surround it, trying to accentuate the positions of normalization and even more those of censorship. Vogler investigates these issues by...

  • Vernissage @”Liquid Gender” by Fabian Vogler

    International tour of Liquid Gender Fabian Vogler curated by Caterina Tomeo and organized by ESPRONCEDA, Center for ART & CULTURE In cooperation with RUFA Rome University of Fine Arts 23-24 September 2016 University of Surrey in occasion of Euro PSI “After the recognition of Intersex Human Rights”, England 28th September-  18th  October 2016 – ESPRONCEDA In occasion of Young...

  • Concert @AUPA QUARTET

    Aupa Quartet en Concierto Sábado 17 de Septiembre, 2016, a las 19:30 horas Entrada: 13€, Evento patrocinado por Moritz BarcelonaEl Centro Espronceda, junto con los artistas Aupa Quartet y la plataforma ArtsUp.org, han organizado una noche especial para vosotros.Unos músicos increíbles, los hermosos espacios de Espronceda, y CERVEZA Moritz GRATIS!!! Te lo vas a querer perder? COMPRA TU ENTRADA AQUÍ:  www.artsup.org/aupa-q Corre, las entradas...

  • Vernissage @”This Territory is Time” by Natalia Skobeeva

    This Territory is Time is a project of the artist Natalia Skobeeva born during her artistic residency at ESPRONCEDA, Center for Art and Culture, Barcelona, in cooperation with Royal College of Art, London and curated by Savina Tarsitano. Natalia Skobeeva research links and integrates complex, disparate seeming ideas into a coherent cross disciplinary body of work, that carries characteristics attributed...

  • Vernissage @”Pleasure in Progress” by Yao Cong

    Pleasure in Progress is a project of the emerging artist Cong Yao born during his program residency at ESPRONCEDA, Center for Art and Culture, in cooperation with the Royal College of Art, London and curated by Savina Tarsitano. Congo Yao’s research wants to evoke a key issues that come out when we talk about gender, sexuality and body in...

  • Roundtable @ ‘Towards a new alliance’ – 8th July 19.30h

    ESPRONCEDA cordially invites you to the International debate on the 8th of July at 19.30 in occasion of ART NOU:  “Towards a new alliance: What is the role of University, foundation, gallery, International and European mobility programs on the professional career of an emergent artist?” The debate wants, on the one hand, to examine the role of the university,...

  • Opening @ “BOWIE The Session” by Gavin Evans

        Bowie The Session Photographs  by Gavin Evans Opening on Thursday 14th of July, 20.30h Exhibition from 15th July to 1st September   Berlin based photographer Gavin Evans is renowned for his uncompromising take on portraiture. A roll call of luminaries including Juliette Binoche, Daniel Craig, Dusty Springfield, Morrissey, Nick Cave, Iggy Pop, Terry Gilliam, Ozzy Osbourne, Björk and Terry Gilliam...

  • Vernissage @ KALEIDOSCOPE by Tolkyn Sakbayeva

    ESPRONCEDA|CENTER for ART and CULTURE is very proud to present ‘Kaleidoscope’, the next solo show of the young artist TOLKYN SAKBAYEVA in Barcelona. Tolkyn Sakbayeva was born in January 12, 1990 in Almaty, Kazakhstan. “She was 4 years old when she showed strong desire to express on paper personages from her favorite books. That was the reason she first...

  • Opening @ CROSSTALK private and collective exhibition

      OPENING RECEPTION: Thursday, 3rd Dec 2015 from 20:00 to 22:00. EXHIBITION:  Tuesday 1st Dec – Sunday 13th Dec 2015 Visits upon appointment at info@espronceda.net #CrossTalk# is the first Espronceda‘s private and collective exhibition representing work of its artists, where multiple and different artistic languages: video, sculptures and paintings, come together to give life a parallel and imaginary world. The...

  • Abans de la casa @ Un biopic inestable a través del Sonido Sabadell (2015) de Carles Congost – 7 Nov – 18h

    Presentación en Barcelona del proyecto videográfico del artista Carles Congost premiado en las XXI Becas de La Fundación Botín. El Sonido Sabadell es un fenómeno musical que tuvo lugar en Cataluña durante la década de los años ochenta, estrechamente vinculado al Italodisco, importante industria de música de baile que se producía y comercializaba, principalmente, desde Italia. En un intento...

  • Opening @ ArtCosmos: Light – in honor of the International Year of Light established by the UNESCO

    ESPRONCEDA is proud to announce the Opening of the exhibition ArtCosmos: Light, in honor of the International Year of Light established by the UNESCO. Eight artists will present their unique work related to the light, and two brief and entertaining scientific conferences will take place, especially made for the exhibition, explaining different aspects of light and the relationship between...

  • Opening @ 10th Aniversary of BenciniBarcelona

    BenciniBarcelona celebrates its 10th anniversary Ten years are a great cause for celebration so we have prepared a very special show ‘Journey ( trough my memories)’, an exhibition that takes us on a journey through the history of BenciniBarcelona, unpublished work and a large installation created jointly by Federico Bencini and Raul Pernia.   October 22th in Espronceda –...

  • Exhibition @ ILLUSION AND REALITY by Elia Sabato

    The show « Illusion and Reality » is the first exhibition of Elia Sabato (Lecce, Italia, 1975) in Barcelona. All the periods of his work are put all together to ask the spectator two questions: What is real in here? And what is the reality in it? Mirrors which show parallel worlds; abstract sculptural objects (tridimensional) that, with a...

  • Opening @ Young Gallery Weekend

    Espronceda has been one of the initiators of a new format for young galleries and emerging artists in Barcelona, inviting people (audience and artists) from all over the world, the Young Gallery Weekend. The opening was at our premises and a huge success with a great video artist and performance artist. The first edition of YOUNG GALLERY WEEKEND was...

  • Vernissage @ Sleepwalking / Somnambulisme by Daniel Horowitz

    SLEEPWALKING by DANIEL HOROWITZ This exhibition invites the visitor into an oneiric experience, to come as a sleepwalker into the imagination of Daniel Horowitz. The paintings created for the exhibition drift through space, either camouflaged in a large mural or integrated into a recreated living room from a bygone era. Horowitz’s creative process is achieved by the repurposing and...

  • Vernissage @ PLAY by the artist Mr. Zen

    “ play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play play...

  • Inauguración @ TODO ESTÁ MUY CARO, exposición antológica de ANTONIO CARO

    TODO ESTÁ MUY CARO exposición antológica de ANTONIO CARO Miércoles 29 de abril a las 20 h Acción Achiote, a cargo del artista •Catherine David y Miriam Estrada en conversación con Antonio Caro Jueves 30 de abril a las 18 h Exposición hasta mayo 20 Lun-Vie de 16 h a 20 h, Sáb de 11 h a 14 h...

  • Presentación de libro “El Lobo” de Antonio Caro @ Sant Jordi

    Coincidiendo con la Diada Sant Jordi, el artista Antonio Caro, reconocido como pilar del conceptualismo colombiano, presentó su libro de distribución gratuita “El Lobo”, premio Grants & Comissions 2013 de la Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation. La publicación, que fue presentada junto al crítico, comisario y escritor José Luis Corazón, es un anecdotario de sus “Talleres integrales de creatividad visual”...

  • Vernissage @ IT RAINS DIAMONDS ON SATURN

    “It Rains Diamons in Saturn” Artem Mirolevich, Paul Pretzer & Felix Rodewaldt Únete a nosotros para descubrir el nuevo vernissage de espronceda, que presenta la exposición colectiva “It Rains Diamons in Saturn” de los artistas Artem Mirolevich, Paul Pretzer y Felix Rodewaldt, de Nueva York, Berlin y Munich respectivamente. Los tres artistas han creado sus obras durante su residencia...

  • Vernissage @ IT RAINS DIAMONDS ON SATURN

    “It Rains Diamons in Saturn” Artem Mirolevich, Paul Pretzer & Felix Rodewaldt Únete a nosotros para descubrir el nuevo vernissage de espronceda, que presenta la exposición colectiva “It Rains Diamons in Saturn” de los artistas Artem Mirolevich, Paul Pretzer y Felix Rodewaldt, de Nueva York, Berlin y Munich respectivamente. Los tres artistas han creado sus obras durante su residencia...

  • Visual Creativity Workshop @ Antonio Caro

    Os anunciamos que en espronceda está teniendo lugar el Taller integral de creatividad visual a cargo del artista colombiano Antonio Caro. Pionero del arte conceptual en Colombia y figura crucial de los conceptualismos latinoamericanos, Antonio Caro aterriza en Barcelona tras su destacado paso por ARCO Colombia 2015. Una oportunidad única para conocer de cerca al artista, al personaje y...

  • Vernissage @”THE FLAMINGOS” by Gasper Jemec – 5th of March 2015

    Espronceda presents THE FLAMINGOS by Gasper Jemec Thursday 5th of March at 20.30. The exhibition is primarily based on both two & three dimensional physical and digital elements that manifest through diverse works in the field of fine arts. Visual Fine art is represented here in a way that it facilitates the experience of art beyond the traditional presentation. It...

  • ENCATC @ Debate

    With the Support of Espronceda: The 7th Cultural Happy Hour by ENCATC organized in 2014 took place at the TAG bxl gallery with a debate on “Access to art, democratisation process and finding new audiences” Official Website

  • Vernissage @”Holyland” by Nammah Berkovitz & guest

    espronceda presents “Holyland” created by the artist Naamah Berkovitz. Naamah Berkovitz is an artist from Tel Aviv/Israel who joined espronceda’s Artist in residence program for 6 weeks. more pictures https://www.facebook.com/events/569389459828048/  

  • Vernissage @”Sus Meninas y Otras Esculturas” by Fabian Vogler + invited guest Savina Tarsitano

    Espronceda presenta  “Sus meninas y otras esculturas” de FABIAN VOGLER el 21 de noviembre del 2013. Artista invitada Savina Tarsitano. more pictures https://www.facebook.com/events/578229158898461/  

  • Vernissage – Artist in Residence – Mr.Zen

     Espronceda presents “Fill in the Brain” by Mr. ZEN https://www.facebook.com/events/497747470297215/

  • Espronceda @Collective Exhibition

    The artists who were part of the first group exhibition of Espronceda, Center for Art and Culture, exhibited their work on October 5th, 2012 in an evening with much art! The artists exposed were: Elia Sabato Mark Redden Tom Campbell Manu Valencia Villamizar Jafet Leonardo San Robert Claudia Virginia Vitari Fabian Vogler more pictures https://www.facebook.com/events/117248811763104/