17 mai 2019

Balenciaga and Spanish Painting at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

“A good fashion designer must be an architect for the patterns, a sculptor for the shape, a painter for the designs, a musician for the harmony and a philosopher for the fit.” (Cristóbal Balenciaga) MADRID - This summer, 2019, the Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza will be presenting an exhibition that connects the work of Cristóbal Balenciaga, the most admired and influential fashion designer of all times, to the tradition of Spanish painting of the 16th to the 20th centuries. This is the first... [Lire la suite]

10 avril 2016

Rodrigo de Villandrando (1588 – December 1622), Isabel de Bourbon, future Queen of Spain, 1620, detail

Rodrigo de Villandrando (1588 – December 1622), Isabel de Bourbon, future Queen of Spain, 1620, detail. © Museo Nacional del Prado.