The European Night of Museums 2022 will be experienced this Saturday in the different rooms of the city of Valencia with activities, workshops, guided tours or live music, in a program designed to bring new audiences closer to these spaces in the capital of the Turia.
ABC compiles some of the main events that will take place on the occasion of this appointment, all of them with free admission and their hours extended until midnight.
On the occasion of the Night of the Museums, the IVAM has organized a guided tour of the Carmen neighborhood that will have sound as its guiding thread. From the hand of the Societat Doctor Alonso and the Baccalaureate students of the IES Barri del Carmen, a walk has been designed that uses tools typical of theater, the body, thought and cinema.
Another activity that will host on May 21 and 22 will be Cossos Capaços, a workshop included in the Art and Context program by M. Reme Silvestre and the osteopath Daniela Cerón. Through emotional and psychosomatic exercises, they will relate the manual techniques of osteopathy, the body and its scars, and our own connection with the world around us.
An opera recital with the singers of the Center de Perfeccionament of the Palau de les Arts and guided tours of the exhibitions complete the program of the Museum Night.
In addition, within the IVAM line to the territory, the biologist Luisa Abenza will give a conference on May 21 about bird tracking. The talk is part of the Dense Presents cycle that addresses the conflict in the Albufera de València Natural Park.
Visitors who come to the historic convent beyond its usual opening hours will be able to enjoy the four exhibitions that are currently on the bill, as well as the Sonoras festival, a cycle of music and 'performance' produced by the Center del Carme that brings together composers and creators at the forefront of sound and visual experimentation. These are the hours:
6:00 p.m. Rosa Perez Dj set. (expert in art and music, director and presenter of the Radio Nacional de España program Fluido Rosa on music and contemporary art)
7:00 p.m. Documentary screening ‘Sisters with transistors’ directed by Lisa Rovner in 2020.
9:45 p.m. Nad Spiro' 'L'important' Live A/V. (identity under which the San Sebastian composer Rosa Arruti operates alone, an essential woman and pioneer in Spanish experimentation, an accomplice in legendary Barcelona underground projects).
11:00 p.m. Bromo 'No Signal' Live A/V. (Duo formed by the composer and ideologue Paloma Peñarrubia and the video artist Azael Ferrer. Bromo proposes an immersive journey through space).
They will also be able to visit at night the exhibitions 'Emergency on Planet Earth', 'Per què soc així?', 'Artists and machines. Dialogues in the development of digital art' and the latest inauguration of the center, 'Contemporani Art of the Generalitat Valenciana V'.
Although the capacity for the guided night tours is already full, it can be done freely. Groups of up to 25 people are allowed, prior reservation. In addition, the museum has prepared a game of clues and puzzles to be solved to accompany the autonomous family visit.
11:00 a.m. Valencian History Museum. "Explore the museum." Guided tour of the museum's permanent exhibition. Adult and family audience.
12:30 p.m. Valencian History Museum. Come and play as a family: FOLLOW THE TRACK- Special DIM!! «The power of museums. Innovate in digitization»
5:30 p.m. Valencian History Museum. HISTOLAB. Special DIM. SCRIPTORIUM.
8:00 p.m. Cervello Palace. Musical performance «Wot: Women on Tap». Sandra Miralles, Yolanda García and Virginia Vila. With their pin-up style characterization and three-voice harmonies as a hallmark, they are able to make the public feel their passion and enjoyment for the music of the wonderful 40s, 50s and 60s.
The Museum of Fine Arts will carry out visits to the works of art warehouses and will complete the weekend - on Sunday, May 22, at 11:30 a.m. - with an acoustic concert by the Valencian singer Gilbertástico (Gilberto Aubán), in homage to Franco Batiatto on the first anniversary of the Italian artist's death.