An activity and games book for kids aged 3 and upwards. As they play with the Mironins – characters who have escaped from one of Joan Miró’s paintings – they’ll have fun and learn about the life and work of one of the most remarkable Catalan artists of the 20th century.
A commemorative poster for FC Barcelona’s 75th anniversary (1974). The composition combines Miró’s characteristic signs and lines with the Catalan team’s crest and the word Barça in the artist’s own handwriting.
This exhibition is organised by the Tate Modern, London, and the Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, and brings together over 150 works by the artist showing that his tendency towards contemplative isolation was accompanied by a coherent response to events.
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A pochoir print by Miró published in Issue No. 4-5 of “Cahiers d’art” magazine in 1937. Miró used the pochoir printing technique whereby shapes are cut out from a cardboard or zinc template (Miró used zinc), coloured and transferred to paper through contact.
The foundation's collection of works by Joan Miró includes paintings, drawings, sculptures, ceramics, textiles and an extensive print archive. In addition, it also features an exceptional collection of the artist's preliminary sketches, notes, scale models, sketchbooks and correspondence. This extensive, diverse collection, representative of all the...
In this exhibition the Fundació Joan Miró is featuring the work of one of the great masters of shin hanga, Itō Shinsui (1898-1972), whose artistic and aesthetic approach helps us reveal, once again, the subtle and deep connections between the work of Joan Miró and Japanese art and thought.
Bee Writings is presented as a compilation of essays commissioned with the aim of charting a theoretical framework for the exhibition Beehave (16/02/2018 - 20/05/2018), but it is only the first part of a broader publishing project. Likewise, the exhibition is only the first chapter of Beehave, which unfolds all around the city of Barcelona throughout a...
Catalog of the exhibition Sumer and the Modern Paradigm (28/10/2017- 21/01/2018), explores the interest that Mesopotamian “arts” from the turn of the fourth and third millennium BC aroused in some of the key artists of the twentieth century.
Catalog from the exhibition "The Way Things Do".
In 1987, the Swiss artists Peter Fischli and David Weiss presented their film Der Lauf der Dinge, known internationally as The Way Things Go. The 1980s were also the decade when Daniel Jacoby & Yu Araki, Serafín Álvarez and Cécile B. Evans were born. To celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of the Swiss...
"Infinite Sequence" is an exhibition dedicated to the work of Ignasi Aballí, winner of the 2015 Joan Miró Prize. It proposes a stroll through a selection of pieces by Catalonia's foremost conceptual artist to allow visitors to gradually discover some of the key aspects of his oeuvre. The presentation of the selected works eludes a strict retrospective...