New museum in Barcelona: “Museu de l’Art Prohibit”

The catalan capital opens this Thursday October 26th 2023, the doors to its newest museum called “Museu de l’Art Prohibit” (Museum of Prohibited Art).  This organization has been founded with the objective of exhibiting works that have been historically censured, aggrevated, or sued, from renowned artists such as Pablo Picasso, Miquel Barceló, Equipo Crónica, Andy […]

Fernando Botero, known for his voluminous figures, dies at age 91

Originally paisa (Medellín, Colombia), Botero revolutionized Latin America’s contemporary art world with his paintings and sculptures, which currently reside in various private collections, museums and art galleries around the world. The voluptuous figures, the artist’s signature style, haven’t only offered a fresh perspective on modernism, but they have also forever changed our understanding of art […]

Antoni Vila Casas, the catalan patron of the arts who made history, dies

Throughout his life, Antoni Vila Casas founded various museums and foundations with the objective of promoting and spreading Spain’s contemporary art. He began his professional career establishing the renowned pharmaceutical company, Prodesfarma before redirecting his efforts to art collecting and to different cultural projects. His prominent influence has designated him as Catalonia’s most important patron […]