Madrid Loves Opera shows

El Teatro Real -Madrid Royal Theather- is a National Monument. This summer, we advice you to visit extraordinary Ballet and Opera productions in the city. In the middle of Plaza de Oriente, in front of the Royal Palace, it is one of the most iconic places to enjoy Madrid high standards. June 11th, 14th y 17th are the appointments for “Fidelio”, the only opera by Ludwig van Beethoven. July 1st, […]

 

PhotoEspaña Festival

18th PHotoEspaña Photo Festival creates again the magic of photography and visual arts. This year is dedicated to Latin America. 101 exhibitions of 395 artists -206 latinoamericans, 104 spanish and 85 from other 18 nationalities-. Other cities will be also part of the festival: Madrid, Alcalá de Henares, Alcobendas, Cuenca, Getafe, Huete, Lanzarote and Zaragoza.  

 

Bogotá in Madrid: ARCO 2015

From February 25th to March 1st, ARCO contemporary art fair is the most important cultural news in Madrid. This year, Colombia is the country selected for the special edition, with more than 60 art galleries invited to exhibit there, such as Galería Valenzuela Klenne, La Cometa y otras como Casas Riegner o Nueveochenta. Phaidon Press published “Art Cities of the future”, highlinting Bogotá in the 12 most important cities in […]

 

Best museums in the World?

TripAdvisor, one of the most important travel sites in the world, presents this year the Best Museums by Travelers’ Choice Awards. From a complete list of hundreds of museums worldwide, travelers have selected the best art places, with comments and opinions. From the 25 best ones, two are Spanish. – The Prado Museum has been selected as the 5th in Europe and 9th in the world – The Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum has […]

 

Ballet at The Royal Theater

From 29th December 2014 to 3th January 2015, Víctor Ullate, one of the most important Spanish dancers and choreographers, will present a version of the very Spanish “El Amor Brujo”, by Manuel de Falla, one hundred years after it was launched for the first time. Music revised by Josep Pons, Estrella Morente as the main singer and script by Vicente Molina Foix. New scenography with fire as the key element, […]

 

Naturiva Fair, Snow & Mountain 2014

Naturiva, the most important fair in Madrid dedicated to Snow sports and Mountain life is here again: from 14th to 16th November at IFEMA space. Do you want to know everything about active tourism this winter? Do you want to sell sport equipment or accomodation in different hotels/houses? Maybe a ski station or destiny? In any case, you cannot miss this fair, where the whole industry meets! +info Naturiva 2014

 

New Loewe Gallery in Madrid

From 14th November a new space in the city center will be opened: Loewe Gallery, at Gran Vía Street, number 8, an original space from 1939. Art installations, interactive experiences and new ideas will surprise the curious visitors and fashion lovers. The artist Jordi Díez has created a big sculpture for Amazona Bag; a 3D 8-minutes holography about bag creation; also one of the classic showcases by Pérez de Rozas […]

 

Givenchy retrospective at the Thyssen Museum this Autumn in Madrid

Audrey Hepburn. Jacqueline Kennedy or Wallis Simpson, Windsor Duchess. They would never be in our iconic fashion memories without Givenchy, the master. From mid-October, the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum will pay homage to Hubert James Marcel Taffin de Givenchy, exhibiting all the designs that we know from Breakfasts at Tiffany’s or Roman Holiday. Textures, colours and shapes in every space of the must-see exhibition in Madrid this Autumn: from Bettina Blouse to a […]

 

Cocktails around Madrid

From 25th September to 28th and from 2th october to 5th, the city center is the best place to enjoy cocktails and different drinks! Martínez Bar or Corazón are two of the 25 places that have joined a route to discover a new way to say cheers! Mojitos, Negronis, Cosmopolitans (also gin-Compolitans) are waiting for you in a nice new alternative scene. Here you have the complete map! More info […]

 

Festibike 2014

Distributors, professionals, amateurs and… bike lovers! On September 19th, one of the most interesting initiatives of the year: Festibike 2014, three days of cycling party at IFEMA. We have now in Madrid a bike renting service and in certain neighbourhoods it is a totally cool attitude to use it. Maybe it was a matter of time! Latest models, exhibits at the fairgrounds, surprises… Look at the new SCOTTs, with the new Spark 700 ultimate […]