'Ebrar', by Tyszblat, stars at the Piece of the Month

The extension of the Stämpfli Foundation has been accompanied by the incorporation of five new works that have entered its collection. This is a painting by the American Hugh Weiss and four from the French Michel Tyszblat, one of which, Ebrar , stars at the Piece of the Month, this...Seguir llegint >>

A selection from the general collection and a journey through Peter Stämpfli’s career welcome this new phase

The Stämpfli Foundation christens its new facilities with a fresh selection from its collection and an exhibition of 25 works by Peter Stämpfli, the Swiss artist who, along with his wife, Anna Maria, has carried out the ambitious project of opening a contemporary art museum in Sitges....Seguir llegint >>

The two oils, which have been part of the collection of the Maricel Museum, have been restored

One of the oil paintings that Santiago Rusiñol painted in his first years in Sitges, Galeria blanca , and one of the most emblematic paintings by Joaquim de Miró i Argenter, Platja de Sitges (1895), have gone through the restoration workshop of the Heritage Consortium of...Seguir llegint >>

The exhibition 'Del Modernisme a les Avantguardes. Drawings from the Fundación Mapfre collection 'presents 47 works by top-level artists from the 19th and 20th centuries

The ground floor of the Maricel Museum puts the red carpet to receive the works of some of the most important  and well recognised artists of the second half of the 19th and the first haff the 20th centuries. Names such as Marià Fortuny, Auguste Rodin, Edgar Degas, Joaquín Sorolla, Pablo...Seguir llegint >>

The Sitges Heritage Consortium offers to the public 24 models of pieces, including capitals, gargoyles and other elements belonging to the exterior façades

The sculptures by Pere Jou, one of the most important artistic elements of the façade of Maricel,  Can be accessed in 3D ,thanks to the digitization process carried out on the initiative of the Sitges...Seguir llegint >>

Guided itineraries may take place between March and October

The guided visits to the Maricel Palace and the Parish of Sant Bartomeu and Santa Tecla return this spring to the program of heritage activities and will be held periodically until the fall. Two of the most emblematic buildings of the town open to the public, on the initiative of the Sitges...Seguir llegint >>

Its incorporation into the position guarantees the correct operation of the Sitges Heritage Consortium and the continuity of the projects

The archaeologist and museologist Pere Izquierdo i Tugas (Gavà, 1963) has been appointed managing director of the Sitges Heritage Consortium, with provisional character until April 30. In this way, the job position, which had been vacant past February 15 for the retirement of Vinyet Panyella,...Seguir llegint >>

The City Council of Sitges will allocate 1.7 million euros to carry out the first phase of the project to rehabilitate and museise Palau Maricel, which will also be subsidized by the Diputació de Barcelona (Provincial Government).

The project for the integral reform, rehabilitation, restoration and museization of Palau de Maricel is a key element in the Mandate Plan (2015-2019) that acts as a driving force of the government of Sitges. The project, developed by the Sitges Heritage Consortium with the...Seguir llegint >>

In the last year, 45 works from the Cau Ferrat collection and the Maricel Museum have participated in temporary exhibitions

The National Museum of Western Art in Tokyo, the National Art Museum of Catalonia, the Mapfre Foundation, the CaixaForum from Lleida and Girona, the Valls Museum, the Rural Life Museum of Espluga de Francolí and the Foundation Josep Pla de Palafrugell have been the recipients of the works...Seguir llegint >>

During this period, the heritage of Sitges has improved structures and added visibility and cultural dynamism

Vinyet Panyella i Balcells today leaves the direction and management of the Sitges Heritage Consortium, during her 65th birthday. It does so leaving the museums of Sitges with the maximum projection achieved and with different projects on their way to reinforce the map of the heritage of Sitges...Seguir llegint >>