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14 March 2017

NERDNITE 2017

For yet another year the CGAC is collaborating with the University of Santiago de Compostela in the Nerd Nites programme. During Nerd Nites , guests can chat with the public about the disciplines they are passionate about, in a relaxed tone and in a non-academic environment. The conversations are about literat…

1 October 2016 - 27 May 2017

GUIDED VISITS ON WEEKENDS

CGAC programs guided visits on weekends. Every Saturday*, from October 2016 to May 2017, the public is invited to come and visit CGAC to enjoy the exhibits accompanied by specialists in art.  

7-11 September 2016

WOS INC 2016

WOSINC is a yearly happening that defends a broad view of alternative and avant-garde culture. Music may be its main driving force, but its aim is clearly multidisciplinary, promoting—from an intimate context—the search and dissemination of new cultural proposals. Music, visual arts, performing arts, colloqui…

4 September 2016 – 4 June 2017

CAFÉ PHILO AT THE CGAC

On the first Sunday of each month at 6:30 p.m. from September to June (except the months of December and January), the CGAC will be holding a philosophy café in the museum’s cafeteria.

18-22 May 2016

MUSEUM WEEK

On 18 May the worldwide community of museums will celebrate International Museum Day. This year, the overarching theme of the celebration organised by the International Council of Museums (ICOM) will be Museums and Cultural Landscapes .    

April-June 2016

CAFÉ PHILO AT THE CGAC

On the first Sunday of each month at 6:30 p.m., the CGAC will be holding a café philo in the cafeteria. Café philos are public conversations open to anyone interested in discussing philosophical concerns and points of view from any discipline or level of knowledge.

30 March 2016

NERD NITE 2016

For the fourth consecutive year, the CGAC is collaborating with the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC) to bring you nerd nites. On March 30th, at 9:30 p. m., the latest edition will take place at La Cantina, CGAC’s coffee shop.

28 November 2015

FIRST CUARTO PÚBLICO ENCOUNTER OF PERFORMANCE ART

The Cuarto Público contemporary art fair, now in its third edition, consolidates its ongoing support to the artistic production announcing a new call of participation: the First Cuarto Público Encounter of Performance Art.

18 September - 3 November 2015

MEMORY AND ARCHIVES. LECTURE SERIES

Coinciding with the exhibit Arissa. The Shadow and the Photographer. 1922-1936 , the CGAC is offering a series of lectures and communications that will discuss how research work and the assessment of different historic photo archives led to new interpretations of various artists.

11-13 september 2015

WOS INC 2015

WOSINC is a yearly happening that defends a broad view of alternative and avant-garde culture. Music may be its main driving force, but its aim is clearly multidisciplinary, promoting—from an intimate context—the search and dissemination of new cultural proposals.WOSINC is the annual celebration of alternative and …

9-18 June 2015

GUIDED VISITS 2015

In the middle of spring, new dates are added to the Programme of guided visits led by professionals in the field of culture and the arts .

18-24 May 2015

MUSEUM WEEK. MUSEUMS FOR A SUSTAINABLE SOCIETY

To mark International Museum Day on 18th May, the CGAC is scheduling activities of various disciplines throughout the whole week, starting off on Monday with an open day. And during the week of celebrations, the public can also enjoy a geocaching proposal to find hidden messages, a workshop with the artist Luis D…

5 May - 22 June 2015

SERIES OF CONFERENCES: WHILE IT IS HAPPENING. PRESENT-DAY DRIFTS

“While it is happening. Present-day drifts” aims to provide answers to the places and ideas of creation by hosting a series of conferences on different views of the world of contemporary art: What are today's new labels? How does contemporary art stand up to criticism? Why do we still try to set new trends? What …

7 March - 20 June 2015

WHERE TO? OBSERVING CULTURAL AND SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION FROM LITERATURE

Worlds change, and in doing so they can sweep away the languages and cultures that the inhabitants of those worlds fail to adapt to the new situation. The causes of this crisis are usually diverse and the explanations may blame the foreign enemy or also seek society’s share of responsibility and that of the insti…

27 January - 10 February 2015

NEW GUIDED TOURS 2015

New appointments for the series of guided tours led by experts from the field of art and culture for the exhibits The Order of First Things and It's Capital.

2-9 December 2014

NEW GUIDED TOURS 2014

New appointments for the series of guided tours led by experts from the field of art and culture for the exhibits Hospitality. Works from the CGAC Collection and Rosendo Cid. Staircase Wit .

25-27 September and 1-3 October 2014

FROM BODY TO PLACE. LIVE ART IN THE MUSEUM

From Body to Place, created by the Austrian performer , Amanda Piña and thinging bodies , by the Turkish artist, Ayşe Orhon, make up an international program of live art that takes place in museums and revolves around the performance proposals of the Ministry of Movement Affairs (BMfB).

25 September - 29 October 2014

NEW GUIDED TOURS

New appointments for the series of guided tours led by experts from the field of art and culture for the exhibits Juan Uslé. Dark Light , Mark Manders. Curculio Bassos and Diego Santomé. Corner Pieces and other Conflicting Spaces .

6 May - 10 June 2014

NEW GUIDED TOURS

New appointments for the series of guided tours led by experts from the fields of art and culture.

14 January - 18 March 2014

SERIES OF CONVERSATIONS ABOUT THE EXHIBITION 93

To complement the exhibition 93 with which the CGAC celebrates its twentieth anniversary, the centre is organising a series of encounters with the exhibiting artists. Through them, it aims to offer an overview of the early nineteen-nineties art scene.

5 July 2013

COLLECTIVE CONVERSATIONS

Friday, at the exhibit hall, a public reading will be held to present the results of the work carried out by the participants of the workshop Collective Conversations that was held during the week with the artist Ricardo Basbaum

20 June 2013

NERD NITE SESSION

On Thursday 20 June at 8 pm, the CGAC in collaboration with the USC to round off the leisure and learning series Nerd Nites in Santiago de Compostela. The event will take place at Kuinart SCQ, the CGAC´s cafeteria. Then, weather permitting, the public may visit the CGAC´s rooftop to watch the n…

7 May - 11 June 2013

NEW GUIDED TOURS

New appointments for the series of guided tours led by experts from the field of art and culture for the exhibits Miguel Palma. Modern Discomfort and Collection: Acquisitions and Recent Additions and James Welling: The Mind on Fire.
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