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Online visits, live on social networks … Museums in the virtual age
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Online visits, live on social networks … Museums in the virtual age

How about spending Sunday afternoon at the Royal Monastery of Brou? The historic site offers remote tours of its current exhibition, dedicated to the painter Suzanne Valadon. All you need to do is log in at the appointed time and you are on a videoconference with a handful of other visitors, comfortably installed at home. Your guide is not actually in the exhibition spaces either, he navigates in their digital reproduction and stops to comment on certain works, completing his remarks with historical documents which are displayed on the screen.Despite the mediator's enthusiasm, the experience turns out to be somewhat frustrating: interactions are limited (one can only intervene in writing and exchange face-to-face only at the end of the course). And, unlike in situ visi...
Museums in the virtual age
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Museums in the virtual age

How about spending Sunday afternoon at the Royal Monastery of Brou? The historic site offers remote tours of its current exhibition, dedicated to the painter Suzanne Valadon. All you need to do is log in at the appointed time and you are on a videoconference with a handful of other visitors, comfortably installed at home. Your guide is not actually in the exhibition spaces either, he navigates in their digital reproduction and stops to comment on certain works, completing his remarks with historical documents which are displayed on the screen.Despite the mediator's enthusiasm, the experience turns out to be somewhat frustrating: interactions are limited (one can only intervene in writing and exchange face-to-face only at the end of the course). And, unlike in situ visi...
The cinema of the 90s, ‘Los Sopranos’, Tintin …: this is what Julián López sees and reads
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The cinema of the 90s, ‘Los Sopranos’, Tintin …: this is what Julián López sees and reads

WHO “I am very fond of suspense, thriller, gothic horror from the 40s, comedies from the 60s… I am passionate about 90s cinema, I am from the generation that it marked: Drácula, Pulp Fiction, Forrest Gump, Hook, Seven, Cadena perpetua, Ed Wood, La lista de Schindler, La jungla 3 O The silence of the lambs. I get flashes of a very child seeing one of Cantinflas with my parents at the movies. The first reason that I remember seeing in a room was Batman from Tim Burton. ”SERIES "I would stay with The Sopranos: the beginning of the series boom, masterful performances, an outstanding Gandolfini, the psychological component, an unforgettable headline and a final chapter with a climax that still remains in my retina ”.THEATER “A Calígula that I saw in Madrid coming with the institute marked me ...
Culture without leaving home: Let’s go to the MAM and Foro Amapola
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Culture without leaving home: Let’s go to the MAM and Foro Amapola

Do not miss it…'Sitting in the gloom of the park bench'Face-to-face theater playWhen? Sundays in MayTime: 8:00 p.m.Place? Poppy ForumTickets in 200 pesos at 844 870 90 34Synopsis: The compadres, Juan and Polo, along with Juan's wife, Imelda and her friend, Chayo, get together to make a carnita, but among the jokes, anecdotes and flirtations, the darkness of a society that has a anchored gender violence and machismo. !function(f,b,e,v,n,t,s) {if(f.fbq)return;n=f.fbq=function(){n.callMethod? n.callMethod.apply(n,arguments):n.queue.push(arguments)}; if(!f._fbq)f._fbq=n;n.push=n;n.loaded=!0;n.version='2.0'; n.queue=[];t=b.createElement(e);t.async=!0; t.src=v;s=b.getElementsByTagName(e)[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(t,s)}(window,document,'script', 'https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/fbevents....
Tourism is a great invention
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Tourism is a great invention

'Tourism is a great invention' is the title of a Spanish film from the 60s that is more relevant today than ever. Hotels, museums, bars they are eager to open their doors to some visitors who are the awakening of the economy. The inauguration of Fitur, the opening of European borders and vaccines are a breath of fresh air. Yesterday there was a lot of illusion under the masks. . Disclaimer: If you need to update/edit/remove this news or article then please contact our support team Learn more
They find a Renaissance altarpiece from the end of the 16th century in the warehouses of the museum and the cathedral of Orihuela
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They find a Renaissance altarpiece from the end of the 16th century in the warehouses of the museum and the cathedral of Orihuela

Researchers from the University of Murcia and the Diocesan Museum of Sacred Art of Orihuela (Alicante) have discovered in the warehouses of the museum center and in the Cathedral of Orihuela the pieces that make up an unpublished Renaissance altarpiece, whose precise chronology is located at the end of the 16th century.Specifically, the altarpiece cornice -richly painted and gilded-, two gold and polychrome Corinthian columns, the Bank where Santa Teresa de Jesús, San Antonio de Padua, San Martín Obispo, San Cayetano or Santo Domingo de Guzmán and two side boards of the set in which different saints and saints were painted.Also a central table dedicated to the Annunciation of Mary, and part of ...
Flores
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Flores

This week we celebrate the International Day of Museums, which have suffered in an extraordinary way during the last year: It remains to be seen, empty words and garments torn apart, how they will survive the next few months, with minimal capacity, with few school visits and tourism at a slow trickle, more interested in the freedom of schedules and habits than in a cultural proposal. The schedules of all of them have suffered; If the most popular large museums have felt this impact severely, the minors face a crisis that can be lethal.There are Delicious museums scattered through all the cities, dedicated to very diverse topics: Museum Houses, such as that of Rosalía de Castro in Padrón; or u...
The Peruvian museums that you can visit from your cell phone and without leaving home
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The Peruvian museums that you can visit from your cell phone and without leaving home

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La Nit dels Museus returns to Barcelona on Saturday, May 15 with free visits and activities by appointment
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La Nit dels Museus returns to Barcelona on Saturday, May 15 with free visits and activities by appointment

The Museum Night he is back in Barcelona after a year of hiatus forced by the pandemic. Although this edition will continue to be marked by the Covid, but this will not prevent museums like the MACBA, the Palau Güell, the CaixaForum the Picasso Museum open their doors free to the public to their exhibitions and special activities for the day next Saturday, May 15 in the afternoon from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The lifting of the state of alarm on May 9 has allowed to extend the day until ten at night. However, unlike other pre-pandemic years, the event will not last until one in the morning. To avoid the queues that were also typical of this day, Many of the art, theater, dance or music proposa...