Aug 17 2016

September in the royal city- Madrid

Posted by at 12:04 on General

Madrid is a city that is into many peoples´ bucket list. Check out what Madrid has to offer on September´16

Gran Vía (Madrid) _Events_September_files

Photo from Felipe Gabaldón´s flickr.com album

 

In September there are various exhibitions in Madrid, such as:

Hieronymus Bosch

The largest retrospective of Hieronymus Bosch paintings ever compiled. The event is being held at the Prado Museum in Madrid in tribute to the 500th anniversary of the painter’s death.

Rafael Alberti said that he was “the greatest creator of dreams, of dreamlike nightmares, able to be burned into our memories forever.”

When? From May 31, 2016 to Sep 11, 2016
Where? Paseo del Prado, s/n 28014. Madrid
How much? 8-16 euro (for Children, Students, Disabled persons, ICOM members and associations and Large familiesenterance is for free)
Entry includes the collection and temporary exhibitions, and is valid for the entire day.

For more information, check the official website here.

Caravaggio and the painters of the north

An exhibition that focuses on Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (Milan, 1571 – Porto Ercole, 1610) and his influence on the northern European artists who were fascinated by his painting and disseminated his style.  

When?  From Jun 21, 2016 to Sep 18, 2016
Where? Paseo del Prado 8 28014. Madrid
How much? 8-12 euro

For more information click here
 

Hiroshi Sugimoto. Black box.

´´Photography creates life and death situations.´´ /Hiroshi Sugimoto

A collection of 39 large format pieces from the past 40 years with which to discover the work of the renowned Japanese photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto.

When? From Jun 23, 2016 to Sep 25, 2016
Where? Paseo de Recoletos, 2328004. Madrid
How much? 3euro , Mondays are for free

More information here.

 

World press photo

A touring show of the best images published in communications media all over the world.

When? From Sep 29, 2016 to Nov 2, 2016
Where? LASEDE (COAM) Calle Hortaleza 63 Madrid
For more information click here
 

Cervantes at the palace

The Royal Palace joins in the celebration of Miguel de Cervantes on the 4th Centenary of his death, with an exhibition of works relating to the author, drawn from the Royal Collections. The exhibition brings together very diverse objects. A highlight is the only manuscript of the play ‘La Conquista de Jerusalén’, considered to be an original by Cervantes.

When? From Apr 23, 2016 to Dec 30, 2016
Where? Calle Bailén s/n 28071. Madrid
How much? 5-10 euro
 

Architecture week

For a week in the end of September/beginning of October, architecture takes centre stage in the city of Madrid.
This event is organized by the Official Architects' Association Foundation (COAM), and features numerous bodies, companies and institutions that have combined to offer a wide-ranging programme of activities related to architecture; everything from visits to buildings and guided routes, through to exhibitions, courses and lectures. There are also workshops for little ones to enable younger visitors to learn more about the world of architecture in an entertaining way.

When? From Sep 29, 2016 to Oct 9, 2016
Where? COAM-LaSede c/ Hortaleza, 63 28004. Madrid
For more information, click  here.

 

DCODE festival

A one day festival that takes place into Madrid will be visited by many famous artists; one of them is going to be Zara Larsson.
When? 10th of September
Where?  Campus Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Calle del Arquitecto López Otero MadridSpain
More information at the official website

 

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Photo from http://dcodefest.com/home/index.php 

 

Ricky Martin 
One World Tour 2016

When? September 16, 2016 – 9:30 PM
Where? Palacio Vistalegre calle Utebo MadridSpain

 

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

This is the largest platform to promote Spanish fashion on the international scene, gathering the best current international designers in the city of Madrid .
The event showcases products like fashion pavilions, apparels, gem and jewelry, fashion trends and entertainment, food items with cold drinks etc. in the Apparel & Clothing, Cosmetics and Beauty Products, Fashion, Gems & Jewelry, Lifestyle & Fashion, Textile, Fabrics & Yarns industries.

When? from 16th September to the 22th September 2016
Where? Parque Ferial Juan Carlos I Madrid, Spain.

For more information click here

MERCEDES-BENZ FASHION WEEK MADRID

 

 

Fashion’s Night Out 2016

Shops around town roll out the red carpets, truck in designers, models and celebs, and pour the champagne for limited edition sales, special discounts and a multitude of in-store events. Many are invitation-only, but a fashionable outfit, handsome faces and a bit of attitude will often get you far.

Expect the ladies to be out in force – female and male – for a bit of shopping and/or freeloading and celebrity spotting, so do dress up, you never know who you might run into.

When? September 8, 6pm-11pm
Where? All around Madrid, Most activities in Salamanca and along Fuencarral
Free: Register online for invitation
More information and registration here

 

 

If you are planning to come to Madrid and are looking for somewhere to stay then check out Habitat apartments where you will find a whole range of different apartments throughout the city. Featured below is the lovely Castellana Deluxe apartment which comfortably sleeps 6.

castellana-deluxe-apartment-madrid_habitat

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