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Spanish Art

15 Masterpieces That Make Barcelona Feel Like One Big Modern Art Museum

Katerina Rosen | Posted 12.02.2014 | Arts
Katerina Rosen

In this egalitarian city, masterpieces are not hidden away in museums. Rather, they adorn the city's streets and squares. Here are 15 examples of modern art masterpieces that Barcelona's residents see every day.

Over 800 Living Folk Artists Come Together For Massive Iboamerican Exhibition

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.17.2014 | Arts

Leave it to the Natural History Museum to present an art show poised to put most art-specific museums to shame. This fall, the museum brings together ...

70,000 Guests Flock to New Mexico Showcasing Renowned Hispanic Artists

DeeDee Garcia Blase | Posted 09.22.2013 | Arts
DeeDee Garcia Blase

Each July, the Market showcases hundreds of renowned Hispanic artists who not only display and sell their art, but are also very happy to share their culture with art enthusiasts.

The Soul of Juan de Pareja

Terence Clarke | Posted 07.13.2013 | Arts
Terence Clarke

The portrait of Juan de Pareja by Velázquez that hangs in a gallery of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan is surrounded by other estimable works, even a few of genius. But this work compels the viewer to look.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Strikes Oil(s)

Susan Jaques | Posted 02.09.2013 | Arts
Susan Jaques

For centuries, Spain's monarchs avidly collected art, spending a king's ransom to decorate their palaces and chapels. In a holiday gift for art lovers, 100 favorites have traveled to Houston for Portrait of Spain: Masterpieces from the Prado.

In the Presence of Gaudí

Kirsten Hartz | Posted 06.25.2012 | College
Kirsten Hartz

Gaudí's internationally famous designs are, simply put, reminiscent of sea life and various natural forms: his work is spell binding in its simple and seemingly effortless logic. It makes sense on a primal, basic level and can be understood without the help of scholars and researchers.

PHOTOS: Oscar De La Renta's Brainchild: Spanish Dress Exhibition In NYC

Posted 11.13.2011 | Arts

Upcoming exhibition ‘Joaquín Sorolla and the Glory of Spanish Dress’ celebrates the history of Spanish costume and its transition from decorating...

Stolen Spanish Masterpieces By Goya & El Greco Found

AP | By HAROLD HECKLE | Posted 06.17.2011 | Arts

MADRID -- Spanish investigators have recovered stolen masterpieces by two of the country's most revered artists: Goya and El Greco, a police statement...

WATCH: Street Artist JR Explores Cartagena, Spain, In 'Los Surcos De La Ciudad'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

A city that 'changes faster than its inhabitants wrinkle,' Cartagena, Spain is one of Parisian street artist, JR's many canvases. JR has photographed...