Around the galleries

The Circo de Sol exhibition in La Térmica, Malaga
The Circo de Sol exhibition in La Térmica, Malaga
  • A guide to some of the exhibitions open around the province this week

Art Gaucín Open Studios

Gaucín.25 - 27 May, 1 - 3 June, Gaucín village.

The event will showcase new work by Art Gaucin’s member artists as well as by guest artists Javier Machimbarrena from Spain and Gerrit Oppelland-Hampel from Germany.

Roberto Matta

Marbella. Until 26 May. Museo Ralli, Urb Coral beach.

Temporary exhibition of the Chilean artist Roberto Matta of surrealistic abstract art. His works represents his own vision of the world and art through the invisible, the psyche and the cosmos, without losing reference to his origins or nature. Tel. 952 85 79 23 /

Johan Wahlstrom

Marbella. Until 6 June. ES Art Gallery, San Pedro de Alcántara.

Wahlstrom, Marbella.

Wahlstrom, Marbella.

An exhibition of works by Swedish artist Johan Wahlstrom.

Star Wars

Malaga. Until 27 May. Palmeral de las Sorpresas,Muelle 2.

An exhibition of all things to do with Star Wars from posters and figures to autographs and original props and storyboards. Organised by the Andrés Olivares foundation. Tickets:


Malaga. Until 10 June. Sala Alfajar, C/Cister.

An exhibition of works by Francisco Buenavida.

The Stones and The Beatles

Malaga. Until 18 June. La Térmica, Avda de Los Guindos.

Photos by ‘Rival’ photographers Terry O´Neill and Gered Mankowitz who immortalised some of the most important bands in history including The Beatles and The Rolling Stones.

Picasso, El Deseo Atrapado

Malaga. Until 27 May. Fundación Picasso, Casa Natal.

An exhibition of pieces of Picasso’s work from 1905 - 71 showing amorous and carnal desire.

Circo del Sol, behind the scenes

Malaga. Until 27 May. La Térmica.

An exhibition of costumes and posters from the Circo del Sol shows.

Picasso, Momentos Decisivos

Malaga. Until 21 June. Fundación Picasso, Casa Natal.

These 18 paintings demonstrate three distinct stages of the artist’s work. The first room displays eight sketches for Las señoritas de Aviñón, the second focuses on the artist’s attitude to Franco, and the third offers an insight into the artist’s blue and pink stages.

Malaga lighthouse

Malaga.Until 30 June. Museo Alborania, Palmeral de las Sorpresas, Muelle 2.

An exhibition detailing how important the lighthouse has been to Malaga over the last two hundred years; how it fared during wars and earthquakes and what it meant to sailors, vessels and the port of Malaga.

Jane Gomis, Fuengirola

Jane Gomis, Fuengirola

José Luis Puche

Malaga.Until 26 August. Centro de Arte Contempóraneo.

Malaga artist José Luis Puche has an exhibition at the CACuntil August. His works vary from just a few centimetres to monumentally large formats and include various themes but have one constant; they are all created in charcoal with touches of colour from pastels or crayons.


Mijas.Until 31 May. Hotel Mijas.

An exhibition of paintings by Enrique Agusti Lafuente.

Dorina Krstic

Benalmádena.Until 23 June. Sala de Exposiciones, Castillo Bil Bil.

Bright, colourful paintings by Dorina Krstic.

Happy Artists: Jane Gomis

Fuengirola. Until 4 June. La Libélula, C/Periana.

Jane Gomis of Happy Artists is exhibiting some of her work.

Alba Blanco

Vélez-Málaga.Until 1 June. Casa fuerte Bezmiliana.

An exhibition of photographs by Alba Blanco,photography and art teacher.