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This week in the galleries

A visitor studies a portrait of Whitney Houston by Michel Comte.
A visitor studies a portrait of Whitney Houston by Michel Comte. / FERNANDO GONZÁLEZ
  • A guide to the art exhibitions at museums and cultural centres around the province of Malaga

Marbella / Estepona

Emmanuel Janvier

Estepona. From 18 February until 5 March, New Longman's, Plaza de Manilva, 6.

An exhibition of acrylic and watercolour paintings by Emmanuel Janvier. The inauguration evening on 18th starts at 7pm and will be accompanied by a concert by mezzosoprano Clarice Williams.

Magpie International Gallery.

Dana Nowak, at the Magpie Gallery.

Dana Nowak, at the Magpie Gallery.

Marbella. Until 23 February. C/ Virgen del Pilar. 200m from port.

An exhibition of art work entitled ‘Relaciones’ (Relations) by Austrian artist Dana Nowak.

Cecilia Noriega-Bozovich

Marbella. Until 13 February, Cortijo Miraflores, C/ San Pedro Alcántara

‘Kuu: Poéticas de la luna’ is the title of the exhibition by Peruvian artist Cecilia Noriega-Bozovich, It comprises 21 canvases.

Beatriz Ros

Marbella. Until 25 March. La Galería Yusto-Giner, C/Madera.

Beatriz Ros, at the Yusto/Giner gallery in Marbella.

Beatriz Ros, at the Yusto/Giner gallery in Marbella.

The exhibition ‘La Boca’ is by Malaga artist Beatriz Ros.

Benezra Gallery

Marbella. Until 31 March. La Quinta, between Marbella and San Pedro.

This new gallery specialises in contemporary art and sculpture as well as fine art and impressionist sales. It also supports emerging artists. The opening exhibit highlights the works of eight contemporary artists

Malaga

‘Under 35’

Malaga. Until 25 February, Galería GACMA, C/Fidias, 48.

Part of the Under 35 exhibition at the GACMA gallery.

Part of the Under 35 exhibition at the GACMA gallery. / SUR

Thirty artists under the age of 35 and with links to Malaga will be presenting their work in this exhibition aimed at promoting emerging new talent.

38 Picassos

Malaga. Until 26 March, Museo Picasso Málaga

This exhibition features a selection of the works by Pablo Picasso that have enriched the museum’s permanent collection over the last six years courtesy of FABA, now exhibited together and independently for the first time.

María Vera

Malaga. Until 11 February, Columna JM, Duquesa de Parcent.

An exhibition entitled ‘Luz Silenciosa’. galeria@galeriajm.com

Francisco Peinado

Malaga. Until 18 February, Columna JM, Duquesa de Parcent.

An exhibition entitled ‘The Greatest Story’. The painting is a huge mural consisting of five panels depicting a complete series of Bible stories. It is on display for only a short time before being shipped to the Congregational Church in Aarhus, Denmark.

Fernando Robles

Malaga. Until 27 February, Alfajar Galería C/Císter 1.

‘Suite para cielo -infierno’ is an exhibition by Madrid artist Fernando Robles Vásquez.

Jesús González de la Torre

Malaga. Until 28 February, Sala Unicaja Siglo, Plaza del Siglo, first floor.

‘A no entender entendiendo’ is an exhibition of paintings in large format by recognised Madrid artist Jesús González de la Torre.

Mark Ryden

Malaga. Until 5 March, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo.

‘Cámara de las Maravillas’ is the name of the surreal exhibition by Mark Ryden. His art features angelic faces with macabre undertones.’

‘From city to museum’

Malaga. Until 5 March, Centro Pompidou

The new exhibit at the Pompidou consists of 40 models of buildings in Paris built in the last 70 years. It is entitled ‘De la ciudad al museo. Arquitecturas parisinas 1945-2015’.

Lawrence Weiner

Malaga. Until 12 March, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo.

Lawrence Weiner first exhibited in the CAC Malaga in 2009. He returns with four works entitled ‘There are Things that Move Outside of Motion, 2001’

Marcel Van Eeden

Malaga. Until 26 March, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo.

Dutch artist Marcel Van Eeden is displaying around 250 works in charcoal, watercolour and pastel which depict scenes from the 16th century.

Michel Comte

Malaga. Until March, La Térmica, Av de los Guindos.

A collection of 40 photos in an exhibition entitled ‘Retratos’ (portraits) taken by Swiss photographer and filmmaker Michael Comte.

Travis Somerville

Malaga. From 17 February until 7 May, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo.

American artist Travis Somerville gives voice to the immigrants in the USand also stands up for the indigenous Indians with powerful art works that incorporates disturbing images such as the capes of the Klu Klux Klan.

Axarquía

Arne Haugen Sørensen

Vélez-Málaga Until 15 February, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo.

An exhibition entitled ‘La Gran Narración’ (The Greatest Story). The painting is a huge mural consisting of five panels depicting a series of Bible stories.

Derek Worthington

Rincón de la Victoria. Until 17 February, Casa Fuerte Bezmiliana, Av Mediterráneo.

The exhibition ‘Reality, Fantasy, Abstraction is by British artist Derek Worthington.

Economistas en el Arte

Nerja. Until 5 March, Museo de Nerja.

The exhibition comprises works by different arts that combine a disparate theme, art and economy.

Picasso and Opisso

Macharaviaya. Museo de los Gálvez. Until 17 April.

The exhibition consists of 31 portraits of women by Pablo Picasso and Alfredo Opisso.

Torremolinos / Fuengirola / Mijas

Marcos del Cid

Torremolinos. Until 17 February, Centro Cultural Pablo Ruiz Picasso.

Marcos del Cid, in Torremolinos.

Marcos del Cid, in Torremolinos.

An exhibition of colourful paintings by local artist Marcos del Cid.

Richard Wood

Mijas. Until 13 February, Casa Museo de Mijas.

Exhibition of paintings by this local artist.

Mercedes Llamazares

Los Bolichos. Until 23 February. Sala de Exposiciones, Los Bolichos town hall.

A selection of watercolour paintings by Mercedes Llamazares.

Santini Gravini

Mijas. Until 6 March, Centro Cultural de La Cala.

An exhibition by sisters Hana and Gabriela Santini Gravini.

Happy Artists

Mijas Costa. Until 28 February Hotel Carmen, Boulevard La Cala.

Joy Fahey, Happy Artists.

Joy Fahey, Happy Artists.

This exhibition by local artist Joy Fahey comprises of watercolour and acrylic paintings.