Welcome to our confinement diary

Sometimes art overtakes life. The artists in the MACBA Collection offer us experiences for distancing ourselves from the world and works that are a call to action. A typography of possible things to do during the period of confinement. Day after day, from MACBA, art will be with you.

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Learning to Imagine Oneself. On pedagogies and emancipation
To create new worlds, to fight for other ways of life and to construct different social configurations, first it is necessary to imagine them. Imagination plays a crucial role in every emancipatory process. It must be exercised and put into practice as a form not only of resistance, but also of transgression; as the critical ability to connect elements apparently dispersed or distant from each other.
AVANT #9 Victor Nubla. Part I
AVANT #9 Victor Nubla. Part II


'A Short Century: MACBA Collection' exhibition views. Photo: Dani Cantó
View of 'A Short Century: MACBA Collection'. Photo: Dani Cantó
Vistas de Un siglo breve: Colección MACBA. Foto: Dani Cantó
Vistas de Un siglo breve: Colección MACBA. Foto: Dani Cantó

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"Fons #04: Àngels Ribé"
It is a survey of the artist's work based on various conversations and documentation that took place during the installation of his MACBA exhibition “In the labyrinth. Àngels Ribé, 1969-1984”.
Son[i]a #257. val flores
ALTARES, AZÚCAR Y CENIZAS #3. Anti-racism and anti-colonial resistance from the perspective of people of African descent
Son[i]a #248 André Lepecki
I believe an artwork should leave the viewer perplexed, make him reflect on the meaning of life
Antoni Tàpies