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Kirk Douglas, one of Vincent van Gogh’s best performers

On February 5, 2020, one of the great myths of cinema, the unparalleled Kirk Douglas, died at the age of 103; for all known for his brilliant performances in such outstanding films as “Spartacus”, “Paths of Glory” or “Duel of the Titans”, and for his characteristic dimple in the chin. This Hollywood legend will be …

LINDA CORTILE group show at Zielinsky Gallery

with Robert Llimós, Leonardo Finotti, Denise Alves-Rodrigues, Romy Pocztaruk and Daniel Ortega January 21 – February 28, 2020 Galería Zielinsky presents Linda Cortile, a group show that brings together the works of artists Robert Llimós, Leonardo Finotti, Denise Alves-Rodrigues, Romy Pocztaruk and Daniel Ortega. Each of them, in their own way, explores cases where the …

Art consumption grows in Spain: increase in monument, exhibition, museum and art gallery visits

ART Good news, dear readers! The Survey on Consumption and Cultural Practices in Spain 2018-2019, done by the Ministry of Culture and Sports in collaboration with the National Statistics Institute (INE), confirms that art consumption has grown in Spain! According to the survey, after interviewing 16.000 people aged 15 years and older, art consumption has …

“Picasso and Paper” at the Royal Academy of Arts in London

25 January – 13 april 2020 Picasso didn’t just draw on paper – he tore it, burnt it, and made it three-dimensional. From studies for ‘Guernica’ to a 4.8-metre-wide collage, this exhibition brings together more than 300 works on paper spanning the artist’s 80-year career. For Picasso, paper was both a tool to explore his …

Shira Barzilay (Koketit) designs the Image of The Biombo Art Blog for 2021

ART Shira Barzilay, the creator of the brand Koketit (@koketit), is the Hebrew artist elected to design the Image of The Biombo Art Blog for 2021. With over 200.000 followers on Instagram, she was illustrated for Chanel, Anthropologie, Facebook, Amazon and many more. In this post I share with all the art lovers that follow my personal blog, …

David Salle: Portraits, Flowers and Wire at Javier López & Fer Francés Gallery

ART Javier López & Fer Francés Gallery is opening this year’s exhibition season with the gallery’s first solo show by David Salle (b. Oklahoma, 1952) until 29th January. The American artist is presenting a selection of works primarily focused on the genre of the portrait. In oil paintings, monoprints, and lithographs, his representation of people …

The Artist’s Workshop at Museo Casa de Cervantes

ART A look from the photographic archives of the Cultural Heritage Institute of Spain EXTENDED UNTIL MARCH 15 The Artist’s Workshop is an exhibition made up of a selection of photographs depicting various creative spaces of painters and sculptors, in a chronological arc that runs from the last decade of the 19th century to the …

Lujuria XIII Ambivalencia Selectiva of Héctor Lara

ART Selective Ambivalence (Lust XIII) is a work of the artist Héctor Lara, which is part of his collection entitled “Lust.” With it, he intends to normalize the sexual aesthetics of women, detaching themselves from sensationalism and commercial fines through art. Ambivalence is the possibility that we have two different values ​​or we can understand …

Miguel Vallinas and his modified human portraits

ART Miguel Vallinas is a photographer from Medina del Campo in Valladolid, Spain, who spends most of his time doing artistic photography. He’s been very passionate about art since his early childhood and has always felt the need to express himself through creative activities. He currently works with art galleries in Europe, America, Asia and …

Luz de la Calle designs the image of The Biombo Art Blog for 2020

“The Biombo’s essence is her, Sara Sanz. Her elegance, beauty, effort and passion for art. All this is reflected in her special vision, from which she could see those who are still invisible.” Luz de la Calle Luz de la Calle is an artist who’s given me good vibes from the moment I met her. …