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The Netherlands will return to the Jewish community the artistic plunder of Nazism in case of not finding the rightful owners | Culture

Netherlands to give back to the national Jewish community the art stolen by the Nazis from their members during World War II, when the owners or their descendants cannot be found. The measure affects more than 3,700 pieces, from paintings and carpets to drawings and religious objects, recovered by the Allied troops and that are […]

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‘Hondalea’ tans Cristina Iglesias’ artistic dream | Basque Country

The island of Santa Clara de San Sebastián contains a “magical” experience. Art and nature merge in Hondalea, the latest creation by Cristina Iglesias from San Sebastian, a sculpture that recreates the geological strata of the seabed. His visit will be open to the public from this next Saturday. “It is more than what I […]

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Víctor Manuel: “The greatest artistic limitation is self-censorship” | Culture

At the age of 15 he grabbed some money (some bitches, a bable) saved and left Mieres for Madrid. His idea was to earn some money and go back to his town to set up a cafeteria, but his plans went awry and he ended up becoming one of the most emblematic singer-songwriters of recent […]

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David Afkham renews as artistic director of the National Orchestra and Choir | Culture

David Afkham, in a concert last year in front of the National Orchestra of Spain.Rafael Martin David Afkham (Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany, 38 years old) will continue as titular and artistic director of the National Orchestra and Choir of Spain (OCNE) for at least the next two seasons. The general director of the National Institute […]

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Anita Zabludowicz: “We have helped nurture the artistic ecosystem” | Culture

The collector Anita Zabludowicz in London.David Bebber Few people in the art world count on the determination of Anita Zabludowicz, an elite collector. Born 61 years ago in Newcastle as Anita Steinman, this British daughter of a wholesaler and art historian has spent time building an enviable career. Recognized as one of the 100 most […]

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The supposed ‘caravaggio’ belongs to the Pérez de Castro family, a family with a great artistic and political tradition | Culture

The eccehomo removed from the Casa Ansorena auction in Madrid, on April 8THE COUNTRY The Pérez de Castro Méndez family, responsible for the IADE school of design and fashion and descendants of Evaristo Pérez de Castro, drafter of the Constitution of Cádiz in 1812, is the mysterious owner of the alleged caravaggio which was going […]

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CA2M: Cecilia Vicuña or failure as an act of artistic resistance | Culture

The work of Cecilia Vicuña (Santiago, 73 years old) is exhibited for the first time in Spain to illuminate, says the title of the exhibition, failure. Cecilia Vicuña. Verify failure enlightened brings together more than one hundred works by the poet, visual artist and activist at CA2M, the Centro Dos de Mayo de Móstoles, in […]

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