Exhibition / La Retirada, l’art dans la tourmente… Des poètes et des peintres

Exhibition at Montauban

04.06.2019 au 14.06.2019 La Retirada.....JPG
  • From 4 to 14 June 2019, various events around painting and poetry will take place at the Old College, on the initiative of the Montalbanian association Miguel de Cervantes. The painting through works by Toulouse visual artist Paco Lorenzo and poetry via 17 panels retracing the life and work of the famous poet Antonio Machado proposed by the association Esclavages Mémoires present. These two exhibitions will also feature "The blue days of Antonio Machado", a book written in both languages, Spanish and French. Moreover, in order to perpetuate the memory of the poet and in reference to the history of the mailbox placed on his tomb in Collioure, a mailbox has been specially created and will be installed in the exhibition space. This space will be completed by a presentation of posters dating from the civil war in Spain. Finally, a video slideshow will evoke the Retirada, the exodus of refugees from the Spanish Civil War, "Guernica" painting by Pablo Picasso, the work of Francisco de Goya y Lucientes and the life and work of Spanish poets Federico Garcia Lorca and Miguel Hernandez. >>> Opening on June 04, 2019 at 18h
  • From June 4, 2019 until June 14, 2019