On 5th June, was launched a new edition of PHotoEspaña 2019, making the capital the reference point for the visual arts and photography. This week, we suggest you participate in the guided visits proposed by Art Gallery Tour, which facilitates understanding, capturing the essence and thus reaching a wider audience. If you want to participate, read on...
Every June, Madrid hosts the PhotoEspaña International Photography Festival which, now an international benchmark, takes place in various museums and art galleries in the city and shows us the latest trends in photography, as well as the work of renowned artists.
With the aim of helping the spectator to discover all that the different exhibitions offer, at the same time that they teach to appreciate everything that is seen, thus reaching a wider public, the 'guided visits PHotoEspaña' arise from the hand of Art Gallery Tour, a pioneering initiative in the capital directed by experts in contemporary art.
We will have the opportunity to get to know the selected galleries of the Festival Off, every Saturday at 11.30am, until July 6th. On this occasion it will be possible to see the one directed by Juana de Aizpuru under the title 'Tim Parchikov. Barreras de luz', by Puxagallery directed by Nuria Misert 'María Moldes. Ultimátum a la Tierra', 'Fernando Maselli. Infinito Artificial' under the direction of Rafael Pérez Hernando, and 'Christian Voigt. Origen' by Lucía Mendoza.
As we mentioned before, the tours are guided by experts in contemporary art, on this occasion will be Marina Ferré, doctoral candidate at the Faculty of Journalism of the UCM and researcher in the field of journalism specialized in art and architecture, with an interesting curriculum that includes a Master in Cultural Journalism by the University CEU San Pablo, as well as collaborations in various publications, and experience in art galleries and events such as ARCO or even PHotoEspaña.
If you are interested in participating you will only have to write an email to
, indicating which day would you like to participate, as well as the number of people, and you will receive complete information about the meeting point and the duration of the tour, which in general will be two hours.
More info: Guided visits to PHotoEspaña 2019
Image credits: Web PHE19 exposición 'Christian Voigt. Origen'. Christian Voight. Great Ball Hallroom 2018. VEGAP. Madrid 2019