“Tauromaquia” arose as a historical account of the origins of bullfighting in Spain and concludes with famous feats by bullfighters of Goya’s own day. Nonetheless, it becomes an account of the confrontation – this time symbolic – between man and the bull, which is also an expression of the violence Continue Reading
This exhibition tells the tale, through their works, of the life and artistic creation of two women painters, Sofonisba Anguissola and Lavinia Fontana. Two pioneers that smoothed the way for the women artists that followed.
Torerillo en Triana frente a Sevilla. Cántale a la Sultana tu seguidilla. Sultana de mis penas y mi esperanza. Plaza de las arenas de la Maestranza. Arenas amarillas, palcos de oro. Quién viera a las mulillas llevarme el toro. Relumbrar de faroles por mí encendidos. Y un estallido de oles Continue Reading