Posts on cultural subjects which may be of interest to our members, not already covered by any of the existing groups or newsletter. The common thread is culture: classical music, theatre, art shows, etc.

 

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Sorolla Painting Exhibition In Madrid, Until 5th June

35 works by the Valencia artist at the Museo Sorolla in Madrid A new exhibition entitled “Sorolla Tierra Adentro” has opened at the Museo Sorolla in Madrid, containing 35 paintings by the Valencia-born artist who lived from 1863 to 1923. The…

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Sorolla Exhibition In Valencia Until 29th May 2016

Sorolla, Apuntes en la Arena at the Centre del Carme in Valencia A new exhibition of drawings and sketches by the Valencia painter Joaquín Sorolla (1863-1923) has opened in the Centre del Carme in his home city, where it will remain until 29th May…

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NYT: Older Students Learn for the Sake of Learning

Activities in the US, akin to our U3A - but with a very different cost structure. Note: The New York Times may require registration Many retirees, not trying to earn degrees, participate in programs like the Osher Lifelong Learning Institutes,…

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2014 – 2015 season programme published for Valencia opera Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia

Click on the link to access the current programme (in Spanish): Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia :: Temporada 2014 -…

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Joaquin Sorolla virtual gallery

For Sorolla fans: Google Cultural Institute has a virtual gallery of Sorolla paintings, . The pictures have been photographed in high resolution, so that any section of a picture can be enlarged and seen in great…

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24 Jun-25 Oct: Barbara Hepworth Sculpture at Tate Britain

The Tate Britain brings Barbara Hepworth out of the shadows and back in focus: Tate Britain announced details of what will be the first big London show of her work since 1968, bringing together more than 70 works including the major abstract…

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Culture Vultures: Valencia Opera programme 2014-2015 announced

The Valencia Opera at the Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia has published its programme. You can access it (in PDF format) at: http://www.lesarts.com/docs/repositorio/es_ES/pdf/2014-2015/promocion_temporada_web.pdf Web site (in English):…

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Culture vultures – art shows you may want to see

  Shows scheduled for the next few months, which could be of interest to the culture vultures among us: London   Late Turner: Painting set free at the Tate Britain 10 Sept to 25th Jan 2015 Rembrandt: The Late…

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