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La posibilidad de un museo
21 June | 10:00 @ 6 October | 20:00
The possibility of a museum
From a dystopian and absurd viewpoint, some local artists are using a museum in their town and they’re turning it into a big variety show, we aim to analyse the current museum context using fiction to do so, and subsequently try to imagine a new reality that meets future needs with regard to the concept of museums.
More than your average group, this project is a multi-level collaboration between people involved in different artistic areas (actors, visual artists, critics, curators, etc.) who aim to start several debates within the museum.
Different art forms such as painting, sculpture, performance, conferences, video, etc., throughout MIAC’s temporary exhibitions hall as the events unfold. «We intend to conceive an artistic setting in order to encourage new ways of communication adapted to our current times.»
Artists involved: Daniel Jordán, Francho, Iván Vilella, Moneiba Lemes & José Otero, el colectivo Parto Cerebral, Nicolás Laiz, “Pillimpo” and Yuri Fontes.
* Visiting hours: everyday 10:00 – 20:00.
Parallel activity programme*:
Friday 05 JUL 20.00. Homenaje a “Pillimpo” (Tribute to “Pillimpo”). Screening of film “Los sueños al viento” and talk with director David Delgado San Ginés.
Friday 12 JUL 20.00. Manifiesto para las buenas prácticas (Best practice imanifesto for cultural management). Conference by Pepe Betancort.
Friday 26 JUL 20.00. Desayuno Periférico (A peripheral breakfast). Performance Yuri Fontes.
Friday 02 AUG 20.00. Museos y artes escénicas. Idilios y rupturas (Museums and visual arts. Romances and breakups). Conference by Natalia Álvarez Simó.
Friday 09 AUG 20.00. Lo viscoso como práctica institucional. Museo, cuerpo, materia y forma (Museum, body, matter and shape). Conference by Tania Pardo.
Friday 16 AUG 20.00. El museo como freak show (Museums as freak shows). Conference by Yolanda Peralta.
Friday 30 AUG 20.00. Museo Zero (Museum Zero). Conference by Carlos Delgado Mayordomo. Concert by José Otero.
Friday 13 SEP 20.00. Exhibition closing event and presentation of the catalogue.
The exhibition can be visited until October 6.
* Schedule activities: 20.00 h.