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February in Madrid means art

Every February, ARCOmadrid brings together highlights of the international art scene. Madrid's leading museums and art centres extend the offer beyond the halls at the fair itself by timing some of their most important exhibitions so that they coincide with ARCOmadrid. They are joined by a number of private and corporate collections that undoubtedly contribute to making Madrid the international focus for contemporary art.

19 Feb 2015

#ArcoColombia in Madrid
Alongside participation by art galleries at ARCOmadrid, the guest country has prepared an ambitious programme of exhibitions and events aimed at presenting a broad representation of Colombian contemporary art.

MUSEO NACIONAL CENTRO DE ARTE REINA SOFÍA
Triple agent. Participatory documentary by Luis Ospina.

CAIXAFORUM – “LA CAIXA” FOUNDATION
María José Arjona. Performance: Construction of a Time.

CASA AMÉRICA
Opposite the Other: Drawings in the Post-Conflict. Joni B, Tatiana Córdoba, Andrés Frix, Catalina Jaramillo, Manuel Kalmanovitz, Kevin Mancera, Jim Pluk, José Rosero, María Isabel Rueda, Daniel Salamanca, Inu Waters and Angélica Zorrilla.
#ArcoColombia. Video collection of Banco de la República.

LOPE DE VEGA HOUSE-MUSEUM
Denatuarlisation. Adrián Gaitán and Carlos Bonil

CENTRO DE ARTE DOS DE MAYO
Nominal Nature. Alberto Baraya, Carlos Bonil, Milena Bonilla and Adriana Salazar.
But, Is This Art? Performance by Milena Bonilla and Luisa Ungar.

CENTROCENTRO CIBELES FOR CULTURE AND CITIZENSHIP
The Migration of Plants. Felipe Arturo.

DAOIZ AND VELARDE MUNICIPAL CENTRE
Marching with a Purpose?... No, Just a Parade with Ethics and Aesthetics. Óscar Murillo.

CONDE DUQUE
Waterweavers: The River in Contemporary Visual Art in Colombia. Olga de Amaral, Alberto Baraya, Alvaro Catalán de Ocón, Nicolás Consuegra, Abel Rodríguez and more

TELEFÓNICA FOUNDATION SPACE
Art and Technology. Jimena Díaz, Santiago Echeverri and Rodrigo Facundo.

TRAPEZIO SPACE
Everything Is Very Expensive: Market Statements. An exhibition by Antonio Caro and intervention by Ángela Cuadra.

CERVANTES INSTITUTE
Disguised Portrait of an Artist / Conceptual Photography in Colombia. Jaime Ardila, Álvaro Barrios, Inginio Caro, Fernell Franco, Eduardo Hernández, Camilo Lleras, Óscar Monsalve, Jorge Ortiz, Miguel Ángel Rojas and Manolo Vellojín.

LA CASA ENCENDIDA
Sampler. José Antonio Suárez Londoño.

MATADERO MADRID
El Ranchito. Matadero Madrid – AECID programme of artist residencies.
Liliana Angulo, Jorge Fuembuena, Carlos Irijalba, Catalina Jaramillo, Ana María
Millán, Asunción Molinos Gordo, John Mario Ortiz and Jorge Perianes.

NATIONAL DECORATIVE ARTS MUSEUM
Unas de Cal, Otras de Arena. Miguel Ángel Rojas

THYSSEN-BORNEMISZA MUSEUM
Doris Salcedo

TABACALERA. SPACE FOR THE PROMOTION OF ART
Black Colours. Oscar Muñoz.
Acorazado Patacón. Felipe Arturo, Milena Bonilla, Elkin Calderón, Natalia Castañeda, Herlyng Ferla, Éricka Florez, Adrián Gaitán, Paulo Licona, Alejandro Mancera, Adriana Martínez, Marco Mojica, José Olano and Bernardo Ortiz.

Exhibitions, museums and art centres
The most important museums and art centres in Madrid will be opening some of their best exhibitions to coincide with ARCOmadrid, extending the cultural offer throughout the city.

MUSEO NACIONAL CENTRO DE ARTE REINA SOFÍA
Republic. Juan Luis Moraza.
The Return of the Serpent. Mathias Goeritz and the Invention of Emotional Architecture
Not Yet: On the Reinvention of Documentary and the Critique of Modernism, 1968-89.
Operating system. Daniel G. Andújar

PALACIO DE CRISTAL.
The Marionette Maker Janet Cardiff & George Bures Miller.
PALACIO VELÁZQUEZ.
Luciano Fabro

CAIXAFORUM – “LA CAIXA” FOUNDATION
Roni Horn. Everything Was Sleeping as if the Universe Were a Mistake

CENTRO DE ARTE DOS DE MAYO
Inconclusive Order. Carlos Garaicoa.
The Infinitely Variable Ideal of the Popular. Jeremy Deller

CENTROCENTRO CIBELES FOR CULTURE AND CITIZENSHIP
D Space
Feminisarte III

CÍRCULO DE BELLAS ARTES
Jorge Molder. Rich Man Poor Man Beggar Man Thief.
Pierre Alechinsky

REGION OF MADRID. SALA ALCALÁ 31
Pello Irazu

REGION OF MADRID. SALA CANAL ISABEL II
Pablo Genovés. Noise and Fury.

CONDE DUQUE
Views of Asturias by Ouka Leele: The Sound Soul of Things.

TELEFÓNICA FOUNDATION SPACE
Ferrán Adrià. Auditing the Creative Process.

CAJA MADRID FOUNDATION. CASA DE LAS ALHAJAS
José Guerrero. The Presence of Black (1950-1966)

CANAL FOUNDATION
Alberto Giacometti. Individuals.

JUAN MARCH FOUNDATION
Sert: Memories and Evocations (1918-1942)

MAPFRE FOUNDATION
Swansong. Masterpieces of Academic Painting. Collections of the Musée D’Orsay.

ITALIAN CULTURE INSTITUTE
Grand Hotel et des Palmes. Luca Trevisani.

MEXICAN INSTITUTE IN SPAIN
Drawing the Distance. Jan Hendrix.

LA CASA ENCENDIDA
Generation 2015. Elena Aitzkoa, Karlos Gil, Cristina Garrido, Fermín Jiménez Landa, Lucía Simón, Pep Vidal González, Daniel Jacoby, Nadia y Laila Hotait, Karlos Martínez B. and Oriol Vilanova.
Counting with People. Neïl Beloufa

MATADERO MADRID
Each Word is like an Unnecessary Stain on Silence and Nothingness. Eugenio Ampudia
Each Breath. Glenda León
Guerrilla Girls. 1985-2014

ABC MUSEUM OF DRAWING AND ILLUSTRATION
Narciso Méndez Bringa
Conexiones 08. Rehearsals for a Great Work. José Luis Serzo.

MADRID MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART
The Portable Museum. The Studio of Ramón Gómez de la Serna / The Order of Collection.

MUSEO NACIONAL DEL PRADO
Goya in Madrid. The Tapestry Cartoons 1775-1794.
Monumental Views of Spanish Cities. Genaro Pérez Villaamil.
Titian: Danaë, Venus and Adonis. The Early Poesie.

THYSSEN-BORNEMISZA MUSEUM
Raoul Dufy. From the Exterior to the Interior.

ICO MUSEUM
Export. Spanish Architecture Abroad.

SAN FERNANDO ROYAL ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS
The Pop-Up Royal Academy. Alejandro Izquierdo, Aníbal Santaella, Arturo Franco, Carmen Castañón, Federico Pozos Sanmartín, Fernando Renes, Francisco Javier Moreno, Ingnacio González, Isabel Banal, Javier Cardenete, Javier Rubín, Jesús Herrera, Joaquín Secall, Jorge Méndez, Jorge Tomás, Juancho Arrigue, Mar Hernández.

YOUNG ART HALL
Curator Wanted. Irene de Andrés, El Banquete, Andrea Canepa, Claudia Claremi, Javier Cruz, Daños Colaterales, Der Panther, El gato con moscas, Ignacio García Sánchez, Nuria Güell, Conxita Herrero, Los hijos, Guillem Juan, Left Hand Rotation, Alexander Ríos, María Salgado, Jorge Satorre, Taller de Casquería, Françoise Vanneraud and Werker (Marc Roig and Rogier Delfos).
Curators: Manuela Pedrón Nicolau and Jaime González Cela.

TABACALERA. SPACE FOR THE PROMOTION OF ART
Intermedia / Social transcriptions. Marisa González

Collections
Some of the most interesting collections are open to the city over the course of the fair, such as the Fundación ARCO collection, the Abelló collection and Barrié de la Maza. Furthermore, various foundations support the effort to promote contemporary art by hosting exhibitions at the same time as ARCOmadrid, such as the Banco Santander Foundation.

CA2M CENTRO DE ARTE DOS DE MAYO
Colección X. Fundación ARCO Collection. Carl André, Elena Asins, Ángel Bados, Christian Boltanski, Esther Ferrer, Dan Flavin, Donald Judd, Anish Kapoor, Ana Mendieta, Juan Muñoz, Giuseppe Penone, Carolee Schneemann…

CENTRO DE ARTE ALCOBENDAS
Transfer Exercises: 9915 Collections. Carlos Garaicoa, Ernesto Neto, Liliana Porter, Alfredo Jaar, Mónica Bengoa, Alexander Apostol, Tunga, Jorge Macchi and Doris Salcedo…

CENTROCENTRO CIBELES FOR CULTURE AND CITIZENSHIP
Iberdrola Collection. Translucent Skin. Willy Doherty, Pepe Espaliú, Equipo Crónica, Prudencio Irazábal, Antonio López, Jorge Oteiza, Cindy Sherman, Gerhard Richter, Thomas Ruff…
Barrié de la Maza Collection. What Do You Understand by Painting Today? Herbert Brandel, Helmut Dormer, Perejaume...
Abelló Collection. Patronage at the Service of Art.

LÁZARO GALDIANO MUSEUM
Video-Regime. Collectors in the Audiovisual Age. Chantal Ackerman, Allora and Calzadilla, Patricia Dauder, David Lamelas, Mark Lewis, Rafael Lozano Hemmer, Bruce Nauman, Javier Peñafiel, Sergion Prego, Allan Sekula, Eve Sussman…

BANCO SANTANDER FOUNDATION SANTANDER ART HALL
The World is a Large Theatre. Works from the Goetz collection.
Matthew Barney, Candice Breitz, Cardiff/Miller, Stan Douglas, Elmgreen&Dragset, Hans Peter Feldman, Rodney Graham, Candida Höfer, Mike Kelley, Ulrike Ottinger, Markus Schinwald, Hiroshi Sugimoto, Jeff Wall, Matthias Weischer…