Palacio de Cristal
©Museo Reina Sofía
Time Out says
Posted: Wed Apr 23 2014
This 1880s glass and wrought-iron construction, which dates from 1887 and was constructed for the Philipine Islands Exhibition, is an outpost of the Reina Sofía museum and a lovely, luminous space for viewing art. It occupies a stunning setting in the middle of the Retiro park, next to a lake with ducks, surrounded by nature and people relaxing and having fun. Shows here often involve large-scale installations, sculpture or pieces conceived specifically for the space.
Palacio de Cristal Parque del Retiro
What's on at Palacio de Cristal
With the beauty of the Palacio de Cristal in the Parque del Retiro as backdrop, Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster (Strasbourg, Francia, 1965) is giving us a trip back in time. With the year 1887 (when the Palacio de Cristal was built) as a reference point,...