3 temporary exhibitions to visit this summer 2011 at the Prado Museum

Exhibition Young Ribera at the Prado Museum in Madrid

The summer season is also very suitable for visit the museums of Madrid and specifically the Prado Museum.

Waiting for us to see the one announced in November Hermitage museum exhibition at the Prado museum, East summer 2011In addition to the fixed collection of the art gallery, you can visit three temporary exhibitions.

The new temporary exhibition Rome, Nature and Ideal, open on July 5, will be exposed until September 25. And the exhibitions The young Ribera and Not only goya, which come from spring, extend their stay until August 28.

In the new temporary exhibition, 17th-century Rome is presented through landscapes, a genre that acquired greater validity at that time. In this way you can see more than one hundred works by artists such as Hannibal Carraci, Claudio de Lorena and Nicolas Poussin.

In the exposition The young Ribera 32 works by Valencian artist José de Ribera are shown, who developed his career in Parma, Rome and Naples, with a style influenced by Caravaggio. In the exhibition of the Museo del Prado, works are presented, especially from his time in Parma and Rome.

And in the exposition Not only goya You can see drawings, prints and photographs acquired by the museum in recent years, and that tries to reflect that the entity's procurement policy does not only focus on Goya's works.

The schedules to visit these temporary exhibitions they are the generals of the Prado Museum, from Tuesday to Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., with last access half an hour before closing time.

He joint ticket price To see them three exhibitions It is 10 euros, with a reduced price of 5 euros for all visitors, from Tuesday to Saturday, from 6 pm to 8 pm, and on Sundays, from 5 pm to 8 pm.

The reduced price also applies to people over 65, large families and young card holders. Admission is free, among others, for people under 18, disabled and unemployed people.