Coinciding with the final days of the exhibition Tàpies, From inside, the National Art Museum of Catalonia presents a speech at the rooms of the permanent collection that shows how Romanesque art is one of the substrates present in the training, inspiration and sensitivity of Tàpies.
This exhibition invites reflection on the relationship between the work of Antoni Tàpies and the art of this period. The elements that allow us to articulate this route are quotations Tàpies or their peers, with some work in the private collection of the artist.
Tradition, Catalan, wall, matter, reflection on sacred or magical meaning of art are deep aspects in the work of Antoni Tàpies, who are not only outside the Romanesque but the artist has related to the collection of the "Museum of Barcelona Romanesque."
So, the show aims to provide a contemporary look at medieval art, while looking to enrich the universe with elements Tapestry connection with our past creations.