A Wonderful Englishman in Madrid, JMW Turner (1775-1851) Painting Exhibition at the Museo Del Prado

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It was ruined in a fire in the Alcazar Palace in 1734 and had some content eliminated from the sides and there has been various attempts at cleansing and restoration. Crowds of readers are degrading the picture, but nonetheless, it hangs in the Nations Money as one of the premier treasures of the country.

Just as a last anecdote, sit in the Plaza Oriente in Madrid in a single of the incredibly posh caf bars on the similar aspect as the Opera facing the Palace. Have the most pricey caf con leche of your whole living with the waiter wrapping an specially warmed blanket all around you wife's knees. Look and feel up and you will see a yellow lozenge-formed tin plaque on the wall of a single of the pretty very good buildings dealing with the palace. It states that this was the property of Velsquez. Fantastic, what an artist. TTFN

Mustang Art Gallery

A person OF THE MOST Strange Contemporary Artwork GALLERIES I have ever been to sits unexpectedly in the Elche Parc Industrial Estate. Open to the standard public. Comprising of three floors, the gallery is quite modern with tastefully classy stairs and lifts and glass fronted balconies that present an exceptional room for exhibiting modern artworks and installations of all forms.

The gallery also has a caf? bar that seems to be out onto the ground floor. Not open as yet, it ought to be quickly. The caf? is also a superbly fashionable space with massive armchairs just outdoors the doorways in the spacious reception area. It all looks incredibly relaxed.

My wife Carol and I with two art appreciating pals attended an opening night time of a new exhibition in March, this was the 2nd time I had visited the gallery. The exhibition was by an up-and-comming youthful Madrid photographer termed Juan de Marcos. It was by invitation only for the artwork literati all around the Alicante Provence and fairly posh. Cost-free food, drink and stay songs unquestionably assisted kick off the exhibition. The pictures were imagined provoking and clearly correct on the sharp primary edge of photographic artwork. Big images have been exhibited high up the place they could be viewed from the mezzanine floor. The complete issue was very nicely completed indeed. The exhibition is on right up until the 9th of April 2011. After that there is an complete programme for the remainder of the 12 months. There are going to be two exhibitions of sculpture 'Inflatable Giants' commences on the 9th of June and finishes on the 2nd of July and a different sculpture exhibition by Ana Soler commencing on the 8th of September to the 28th of October. For lovers of painting and graphic art there will also be two exhibitions an individual by Marlon de Azambuja from the 14th of April to the 28th of May possibly and another by Olga Diego from the 3rd of November to the 7th of January 2012.

MAG is straightforward to discover, the parc is on the CV850 amongst Elche and TorreIIano. It is in particular perfectly signposted as you strategy from Elche. The parc by itself is challenging to skip as it is gigantic. As you appear off the parc entrance roundabout and turn into the parc, preserve going on the primary drag for about fifty percent a kilometre.

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