The images of the works that will participate in the exhibition of Figurativas 2017 can be already seen in an album of the official Facebook page of FigurativasFind out more
4 July 2017
The results of the contest of Figurative can be seen in a large exhibition that opens at the MEAM on September 22nd, next to the works awarded at the North American Art Renewal Center competition.
With this, the MEAM and Art Renewal Center prepare the largest exhibition of current figurative art. Two international competitions, ARC Salon and Figurative 2017, one organized in North America and the other in Europe, unite to bring to the public Barcelona all the latest work of the best artists from all over the world.Find out more
4 July 2017
The jury of the ninth call for the international contest of Painting and Sculpture Figurative 2017 has deliberated throughout the weekend from June 30 to July 2 at the European Museum of Modern Art in Barcelona.
The result is expected to be published during the week of July 3-7 on this page and the official Facebook page of Figurativas 2017 www.facebook.com/figurativasFind out more
23 May 2017
Fifth most visited museum
176,364 people visited this Saturday the 87 centers of Barcelona and the metropolitan area that opened the doors on the occasion of the Night of Museums.
The MEAM, was the 5th most visited museum during the Night Find out more
17 May 2017
Preselected Figurativas 2017
The Foundation of Arts and Artists publishes the list of shortlisted artists in the 9th edition of the international contest of painting and sculpture Figurative 2017.Find out more
9 May 2017
The Chinese contemporary artist Wenjun Fu exhibited part of his work in an individual exhibition open to the public from Friday 5 to Sunday 7 May at the Museu Europeo d’Art Modern in Barcelona.
The exhibition curated by Francesco Saverio Russo, will show under the title: "Introspection of the Soul - Artistic Expression in Wenjun Fu Pictorial Digital Photography", 20 works in the unique style of "digital painting photography" developed by the artist himself, in Which include the series of A Wind from Yesterday, Digital Painting Abstraction, No Realms, and Goldbach’s Conjecture.
With these works created over the last eight years, the Museu Europeo d’Art Modern in Barcelona hosts the first exhibition of the Chinese artist in Spain, after his solo exhibition at the National Museum of Art of China (Beijing) in the past month of March.
The artist creates through photography, installations, sculpture and oil painting, and has developed the concept of "abstract digital photography of painting".
Internationally it is especially known for its conceptual photography. It has important international awards such as the first prize for the International Biennial of Contemporary Art in Argentina, the prize for the "best artist in the world" in the field of the Great Universal Exhibition Tour Eiffel or the "Lorenzo il Magnifico" award Italian Biennale di Firenze.Find out more
28 April 2017
New MEAM exhibition at Liceu Opera House
On the occasion of the representations of The wandering Dutchman will exhibit a collection of sculptures around the Wagnerian mythology.
Balcony-Foyer of the Lyceum
From 2 to 28 May
During the performances of the opera The Dutch WandererFind out more
28 April 2017
Upcoming exhibition this May 2017
The European Museum of Modern Art (MEAM) will present from May 12 an exhibition with the finalist works of the IV Edition of the ModPortrait 2016 Competition, the first international contest of figurative painting dedicated exclusively to portraiture. The 50 works selected by the jury will be displayed in the halls of the Palau Gomis of Barcelona until next May 28.
Registration open until April 30 to all figurative artists in the world. Click in More Information to go to the registration processFind out more
3 January 2017
MEAM Collection at Liceu Barcelona
Exhibition in the Foyer Balcony
From January 15 to February 4
Open before and during the intermission of all Werther functions.
On the occasion of the performances of the opera Werther, this time we enter the era of Romanticism. With Goethe as a great exponent of all the references of this movement of the s. XIX, we follow the common thread and we look for the traces that the Romanticism has left in the contemporary painting.
On these parameters this exhibition is constructed; Of the magnificent contemporary painting collection that has the MEAM (European Museum of Modern Art), we have made a selection that we have grouped in two great recurring themes in Romanticism: Nature and Woman.Find out more
3 January 2017
MEAM at For Real Art Fair
A special exhibition of the MEAM will travel to Ámsterdam to take part in the greater sample of Art Figuratiu Contemporary.Find out more
1 November 2016
Registration is now open
The Fundació Privada de les Arts i els Artiste organises Figurativas ’17, with First Prize for painting of up to €36,000, a Sculpture Acquisition Fund of €40,000 and fund to be determined for acquiring painting works.
The Foundation seeks to promote and diffuse Figurative Art, and its chief mission will be to encourage artistic initiatives and sponsor artists.
30 June 2016
This October 2016, the Competition Rules of Figurativas 2017 will be published. This contest is sponsored biannually the “Foundation of the Arts and Artists”, open to artists from all over the world. The deadline for submitting work online via photography is set on April 2oth of 2017. The works from works from photography will later be sent between May 10 and June 10 for the physical review of the work at MEAM · Museu Europeu d’Art Modern in order to be examined in meeting of the jury, whose members will be announced in due course. The Jury Meeting will be held at the June 15th of 2017, and the awards ceremony and opening of the exhibition with all the selected works will be around September 20th of 2017. This opening will be held along with the opening of selected and awarded works by the ARC International Salon 2016/2017 of Art Renewal Center , in what is already the largest and most ambitious exhibition of representational art worldwide, including European and American artists. Find out more
8 June 2016
MEAM’s fifth aniversary
On this day, five years ago, we opened the MEAM (Museu Europeu d’Art Modern). We thank all the artists who have accompanied us along this great adventure, without you none of this would be possible ¡Thank you!Find out more
27 May 2016
ModPortrait - Opening Ceremony at MEAM
On june 3, ArteLibre and MEAM are pleased to invite you to the Opening Ceremony of ModPortrat, the third modern portrait contest, organised by Artelibre Gallery of Zaragoza in collaboration with the Foundation of the Art and Artists.
The event will held the awards to artists and the visit to the show, that can be visited anytime until June 19th.
Artelibre and the Foundation of the Art and Artists seeks to promote and diffuse Representational Art, and its chief mission is to encourage artistic initative and sponsor artists.
Opening Ceremony Friday 3 of June, at 20pm. Barra de Ferro Street, 5. Metro Station Jaume I (L4, yellow line).Find out more
21 May 2016
European Museum’s Night 2016
The MEAM participated in the European Museum’s Night. Last saturday, from 19pm to 1am the museum recieved 6.127 visitors that enjoyed the exhibitions of Josep Clarà sculptures and the permanent collection "Contemporary Realist Art". As a result, the MEAM was the 7th most visited museum of Barcelona.Find out more
31 March 2016
Preparing a new exhibition at MEAM
In late March, it was held in Paris a meeting to discuss the work that a private collector can give to the exhibition MEAM is preparing at the moment on the work of the Hungarian painter, István Sándorfi. His representative, Céline Bernard, met with Ange Sandorfi, daughter of the painter, and Jose Manuel Infiesta to finalize the details of the content of catalog and exhibition. Undoubtedly, it will be the great artistic event in the beginning of autumn at MEAM.Find out more
31 March 2016
Learning the sculptring process of Josep Clarà
This April, immerse yourself in the art of sculpture at the modeling sessions organized by the MEAM (European Museum of Modern Art), as part of the activities of the #exhibition of the Catalan sculptor Josep Clarà. Join now writing to email@example.comFind out more
15 March 2016
Josep Clarà - MEAM’s new exhibition
This is how the first room of the first floor looks like now that the exhibition of sculptures by Josep Clarà is open to the public.Find out more
15 March 2016
Grand Opening of the exhibition "At the workshop of Josep Clarà, casts of a unique sculptor"
Presentation of the exhibition "In the workshop of Josep Clara, casts of a unique sculptor" by Jose Manuel Infiesta, director of # MuseuMEAM, Josep Berga, Alderman of Culture of Olot, Magda Gassó from the Goverment’s Museum Service Office and the curators Montserrat Mallol, Director of the Museu d’Olot, Cristina Rodriguez and Irene Gras.Find out more
2 March 2016
Josep Clarà Seminar
On Wednesday March 2 at 19pm, will take place a Sculpture Conference "In the workshop of Josep Clarà" under the direction of the curators of the exhibition Cristina Rodriguez and Irene Gras. Clarà Public Library, Dr. Carulla Street, 22.Find out more
1 March 2016
MEAM’s Permanent Collection
The most dynamic art collection of Barcelona expands its funds incorporating established international artists.Find out more
1 March 2016
ModPortrait, international portrait competition
The 3rd ModPotrait international competition, organized by Artelibre, has awarded its first prize to the Irish artist Molly Judd, for his work "Unplugged". The Honorable Mentions have been for the Chinese I Lihuai, American Shana Levenson, the Chilean Mauricio Cardenas - Agustin Valencia and the Spanish Cortes Antequera and Aurelio Rodríguez López.Find out more
19 February 2016
Restoring works of Josep Clarà
The Garrotxa’s Museum has been restoring the pieces of the catalan sculptor Josep Clarà, that will be on show at MEAM from March 10 to June 12.Find out more
10 February 2016
Next exhibition at MEAM
After the success achieved by the MEAM in the exhibition of the 150th anniversary of the sculptor Josep Limona the MEAM preparing another sample of similar popularity, centered on the figure of a sculptor Josep Clara. To this end, it has established a partnership with the Museum of the Garrotxa Olot, depository institution of much of the sculptor’s work, which provides works on the occasion of this exhibition. The Museum of Olot Garrotxa host the exhibition in 2017.Find out more