According to its current statutes, the purpose of the MACBA Consortium is:

  • To manage the MACBA as an institution dedicated to the acquisition, conservation, study, exhibition and educational interpretation of contemporary works of art with a particular focus on the work of Catalan artists or those connected with Catalonia.
  • To create bibliographical and documentary holdings to facilitate the understanding and dissemination of contemporary art.
  • To stimulate and promote all activities at the MACBA as a place to enjoy the various expressions of contemporary art in addition to being a place to train and educate people through art so as to develop their sense of critique.

Entities of MACBA Consortium

Ajuntament de Barcelona
Generalitat de Catalunya
Ministerio de Cultura
Fundació MACBA

Board of Trustees

Chairman

Excma. Sra. Ada Colau Ballano

First Deputy Chairman

Hble. Sra. Mariàngela Vilallonga Vives *

Second Deputy Chairman

Sr. Javier García Fernández

Third Deputy Chairman

Sra. Ainhoa Grandes Massa *

Members

Barcelona City Council

Im. Sr. Joan Subirats Humet * (presidente Comisión Delegada)

Im. Sr. Jordi Rabassa Massons

Im. Sr. Francesc Xavier Marcé Carol *

Sra. Marta Clari Padrós *

Sra. Mònica Mateos Guerrero *

Sr. Carles Vicente Guitart *

Sr. Dani Granados Ginés

VACANCY

Sra. Pilar Conesa Santamaría

Members

Government of Catalonia

Sr. Francesc Vilaró i Casalinas *

Sra. Elsa Ibar Torras *

Sra. Àngels Ponsa i Roca

Sr. J. Anton Maragall i Garriga

Sra. Ana Vallés Blasco

Members

MACBA Foundation

Sra. Elena Calderón de Oya

Sra. Marta Uriach Torelló

Sr. Pedro de Esteban Ferrer *

Sr. Alfonso Líbano Daurella

Sr. Artur Carulla Font *

Members

Ministry of Culture

Sr. Román Fernández-Baca Casares

Sra. Begoña Torres González **

Official Auditor

Sr. Antonio Muñoz Juncosa *

Sr. Jesús Carrero López *

Sra. Montse Tintó Gimbernat *

Secretary

Sra. Montserrat Oriol i Bellot *

(*) Members of the Consejo General and the Executive Commission

(**) Member of the Executive Commission


I like to work with what is often called "cultural heritage", but the materials that I use are banal and clichéd, like sugar blocks, doors, couscous, rugs, official documents.
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