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Music

01/06/2021 - 29/06/2021
June sees the arrival of a new edition of the Xornadas de Música Contemporánea, which this year is entitled INVISIBLES E SONORAS. There will be a total of three colloquiums and nine concerts with an almost complete programme of works composed by women; all the activities will ...
01/06/2021
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Concerts cycle dedicated to F. Schubert at the Paraninfo of the University.    
03/06/2021
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Piano concert by Javier López Jorge.    
07/06/2021
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
The Escola de Altos Estudos Musicais continues with the concert series "A Escola na Cidade". As the culmination of their studies, the students of the Advanced Course of Orchestral Specialisation (CAEO) will perform several concerts in the Paraninfo of the University of Santiago on 7, 8, 10,...
08/06/2021
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
The Escola de Altos Estudos Musicais continues with the concert series "A Escola na Cidade". As the culmination of their studies, the students of the Advanced Course of Orchestral Specialisation (CAEO) will perform several concerts in the Paraninfo of the University of Santiago on 7, 8, 10,...
10/06/2021
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
The Escola de Altos Estudos Musicais continues with the concert series "A Escola na Cidade". As the culmination of their studies, the students of the Advanced Course of Orchestral Specialisation (CAEO) will perform several concerts in the Paraninfo of the University of Santiago on 7, 8, 10,...
14/06/2021
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
The Escola de Altos Estudos Musicais continues with the concert series "A Escola na Cidade". As the culmination of their studies, the students of the Advanced Course of Orchestral Specialisation (CAEO) will perform several concerts in the Paraninfo of the University of Santiago on 7, 8, 10,...
15/06/2021
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
The Escola de Altos Estudos Musicais continues with the concert series "A Escola na Cidade". As the culmination of their studies, the students of the Advanced Course of Orchestral Specialisation (CAEO) will perform several concerts in the Paraninfo of the University of Santiago on 7, 8, 10,...
18/06/2021
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
The Escola de Altos Estudos Musicais continues with the concert series "A Escola na Cidade". As the culmination of their studies, the students of the Advanced Course of Orchestral Specialisation (CAEO) will perform several concerts in the Paraninfo of the University of Santiago on 7, 8, 10,...
19/06/2021
18:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Four musicians, unknown, of very different styles, arrive at the stage without their instruments. The discovery of a marimba and all its possibilities turns what could be a disaster into a fun exercise in virtuosity, cooperation and musical fusion. Between scores, music stands and drumsticks,...
20/06/2021
12:30
The Fundación SGAE in Galicia presents the ACENTO cycle, two days of concerts with the Galician language as a vehicle for artistic expression.
21/06/2021
20:00
The Fundación SGAE in Galicia presents the ACENTO cycle, two days of concerts with the Galician language as a vehicle for artistic expression.
24/06/2021
20:00 | Plaza de Praterías
New concert of the spring cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
26/06/2021
18:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
08/07/2021
20:00 | Plaza de Praterías
New concert of the spring cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
09/07/2021
20:30 | 20. Iglesia de San Martín Pinario
The church of San Martiño Pinario will be the venue for the next concert of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia, on Friday 9 July at 20:30. The concert is free of charge, but invitations must be collected, available on the website www.compostelacultura.gal from Monday 5 at 10:00...
20/07/2021 - 21/07/2021
11:30 | Museo do Pobo Galego
25/07/2021
21:00 | Plaza de la Quintana
New concert of the spring cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
29/07/2021
19:30 | Plaza de Platerías
New concert of the spring cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
31/07/2021
20:00 | Plaza de Platerías
New concert of the spring cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
31/07/2021
20:00 | Plaza de Platerías
New concert of the spring cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
24/08/2021 - 03/09/2021
From 24 August to 3 September, Santiago will once again be immersed in the melodies of its organs through the cycle De Lugares e Órganos, an event that forms part of Compostela's soundscape and which, at the same time, highlights and recovers sounds that are an important part of the...
02/09/2021 - 05/09/2021
09/09/2021
20:00 | Plaza de Praterías
New concert of the summer cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
16/09/2021
20:00 | Plaza de Praterías
New concert of the summer cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
07/11/2021
19:00 | Palacio de Congresos e Exposicións de Galicia
25/11/2021
19:00 | Teatro Principal
New concert of the auttumn cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
26/11/2021 - 27/11/2021
Auditorio Abanca
Organized by the Tuna de Veteranos de Medicina de Santiago, on 26 and 27 November 2021 is celebrated the annual contest of the International Federation of Cuarentunas. Participate 24 Cuarentunas with more than 500 components in total from Spain, Portugal, Holland.  Throughout Saturday...
28/11/2021
12:00 | Teatro Principal
New concert of the auttumn cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
12/12/2021
12:00 | Teatro Principal
New concert of the auttumn cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
14/12/2021
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
16/12/2021
19:00 | Colexio de Fonseca
Concert by Suso Vaamonde and Xosé Lois Romero with their show 24 instrumentos musicais, in the Noble Hall of the Fonseca College of the University.
18/12/2021
21:00 | Convento e Iglesia de San Francisco
19/12/2021
12:00 | Teatro Principal
New concert of the auttumn cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
23/12/2021
20:30 | Teatro Principal
24/01/2022 - 28/01/2022
Paraninfo da Universidade
New edition of the Hilario Courtier Chamber Music Cycle, organised by the Professional Conservatory of Music of Santiago, and performed by students from the different departments of the centre.
01/02/2022 - 22/02/2022
Paraninfo da Universidade
The 4th Concerts Cycle Novos Talentos Musicais, organised by the Compostela Sound Association and the University of Santiago de Compostela. Its aim is to promote new Galician musicians, either residents in Galicia or students of Galician Music Centres. The series is aimed at soloists of all...
13/03/2022
12:00 | Teatro Principal
New concert of the cycle Camiños Sonoros of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
01/04/2022
20:15 | Conservatorio Profesional de Música de Santiago
03/04/2022
18:30 | Igrexa da Compañía (Universidade)
On Sunday 3 April, the University Church will host a new concert by the USC Orchestra conducted by Mario Diz. The orchestra welcomes spring with a programme for alphorn and orchestra that includes the Academic Overture by J. Brahms and the Symphony No. 9 by A. Dvorak, with Samuel ...
09/04/2022
20:00 | Igrexa San Domingos de Bonaval
Special Easter Concert of the Municipal Band with the Orfeón Terra A Nosa  
24/04/2022
12:00 | Teatro Principal
New concert of the cycle Camiños Sonoros of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
28/04/2022 - 24/05/2022
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
From 28 April to 24 May, the series Os sons da pedra. O ronsel do Mestre Mateo offers 5 concerts whose common thread is the reconstruction of the instruments that Master Mateo sculpted in the Portico de la Gloria and the derivations of genres and geographies left in his wake.
08/05/2022
12:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the cycle Camiños Sonoros of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
12/05/2022
19:30 | Hotel NH Collection Santiago de Compostela *****
The Hotel NH Collection Santiago once again offers music and gourmet savories during its delivery in 2022. Appointments will be as always free after previous collection of invitation. The nights will start with the musical session of a local DJ and will continue with live performances from...
15/05/2022
12:00 | Teatro Principal
New concert of the cycle Camiños Sonoros of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
27/05/2022
20:30 | Monasterio e Iglesia de San Martiño Pinario
The Real Filharmonía de Galicia offers a concert in the church of San Martín Pinario on Friday 27 May (20.30h) in which the work Ilusións (Maya) by the composer Octavio Vázquez will be performed, as well as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Symphony No. 41.

Dance

03/08/2021
20:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
09/08/2021
20:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
16/08/2021
20:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
17/08/2021
20:00 | Plaza de Mazarelos
23/08/2021
20:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
30/08/2021
20:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval

Theatre

06/08/2021
Parque de la Alameda
27/04/2022 - 04/05/2022
The XXII Mostra de Teatro Universitario de Galicia will take place from 27 April to 4 May at the Teatro Principal, the Auditorio Abanca and the Sala de Teatro Roberto Vidal Bolaño. All performances will be at 20.30 hours.

Shows

04/08/2021 - 08/08/2021
23:00 | Zona "C"
The façade of the old Town Hall in Plaza de Cervantes will be the canvas on which Roi Fernández (A Coruña, 1979) will trace, through different abstract compositions, the building's traces over the centuries from its origin as the Town Hall to the current Zona C. Cultural...
05/08/2021
20:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
12/08/2021
20:00 | Parque de la Alameda
19/08/2021
20:00 | Parque de la Alameda
26/08/2021
20:00 | Parque de la Alameda
31/08/2021
20:00 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
08/09/2021 - 10/09/2021
Colexio de Fonseca
'El sueño musical de los mapas celestes' is an immersive experience elaborated around an audiovisual installation by the artist Irene Dubrovsky, inspired by the maps of the cosmos and the different ways of mapping it. The show also features texts by the professor of the Faculty of...
18/09/2021
20:30 | Igrexa da Compañía (Universidade)
LA NOCHE DEL PATRIMONIO is an unprecedented world-class cultural and artistic event taking place simultaneously in the 15 Spanish World Heritage Cities. For one special night every September, the best of international contemporary dance, UNESCO heritage sites and local culture expressions ...
31/12/2021
18:30 | Plaza de A Quintana
Live, from the Plaza de A Quintana in Santiago de Compostela, on December 31 from 6.15 p.m., we will welcome the second Xacobeo Year 2021-2002 with a videomapping show and performances by Carlos Núñez and  Banda de Gaitas de Pontevedra.

For children

02/08/2021 - 03/09/2021
11:30
Open activities organized by Xandobela to play, know,  discover, share, and, finally, to recover the street as play space and meeting for children.

Others

03/12/2021 - 09/01/2022
Casa da Conga
People who cross the Praza da Quintana at dusk during the Christmas season will receive a very special greeting from 9 Galician illustration professionals.

For children

03/12/2021 - 05/01/2022
11:00 | Iglesia de San Fiz de Solovio
Near than 500 figures of clay and painted canvas, all handmade, make up this birth that includes different scenes, moving parts and also lighting and sound.    
17/12/2021
17:30 | Mupega (Museo Pedagógico de Galicia)
18/12/2021
17:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Galician Library offers children a lively cabaret with a Christmas theme, with 7 elves on stage. In this little theatre, where traditional Galician Christmas carols will be played, these magical beings that help Father Christmas in Lapland will have to solve a mistake made by Rudolph the...
23/12/2021
17:30 | Mupega (Museo Pedagógico de Galicia)
30/12/2021
Auditorio de Galicia
04/01/2022
12:30 | Centro Comercial Compostela (Hipercor y tiendas El Corte Inglés)
05/01/2022
11:30 | Iglesia y Convento de San Domingos de Bonaval
The children of Compostela will have the opportunity to personally hand over their letters to the Three Wise Men at a reception in the Church of San Domingos de Bonaval.
25/02/2022
Mupega (Museo Pedagógico de Galicia)
26/02/2022
17:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
25/03/2022
17:30 | Mupega (Museo Pedagógico de Galicia)
18/05/2022 - 21/05/2022
Mupega (Museo Pedagógico de Galicia)
A malfunction in the security system sets off the alarm and blocks all the exit doors. You are trapped in the museum! You must discover clues and solve various puzzles in the museum's rooms in order to escape. Can you make it out? + INFO
20/05/2022
17:00 | Mupega (Museo Pedagógico de Galicia)
A show that combines clown and pantomime with magic and puppet manipulation.  Xan Perillán is a lucky man, he won a trip to Pernambuco in a raffle... But where is Pernambuco? In the northern or southern hemisphere... with a bit of magic and the help of the children he will find...
29/05/2022
16:30
Independent and animated games with an agricultural theme, which introduce us to one of the smallest, liveliest and most sonorous birds of the local fauna. The aim is to make accessible, through fun, especially for a family audience, an agricultural culture that in itself often fascinates...

Fairs

03/07/2021 - 04/07/2021
Pazo de San Lourenzo de Trasouto
10/09/2021 - 19/09/2021
Praza da Quintana
The Compostela Book Week is the result of collaborative work between the Santiago City Council and the Compostela Book Table. It was born last year, 2017, with the aim of meeting the demands and needs of booksellers and publishers in the Galician capital, and with the challenge of going one...
11/09/2021 - 12/09/2021
Monasterio e Iglesia de San Martiño Pinario
07/11/2021 - 09/11/2021
Palacio de Congresos e Exposicións de Galicia
The VI edition of the forum on the Camino de Santiago, Fairway, will be held from 7 to 9 November at the Palacio de Congresos e Exposicións de Galicia in Santiago de Compostela.
03/12/2021 - 05/01/2022
As every year, locals and visitors can do their Christmas shopping at the 70 stalls of decoration, gourmet food and crafts (jewellery, wood, ceramics, glass, leather, toys, textiles, original watering can, design ...) of the market in addition to the wide range of local shops in the ...
16/12/2021 - 19/12/2021
Christmas festival dedicated to the creative talent of artists, artisans, producers and entrepreneurs in Galicia: fashion design brands and accessories, handmade toys, jewelry and jewelry, illustration and stationery, decoration, ceramics, household objects...

Festival

26/05/2021 - 05/06/2021
Plataforma is a project that aims to build bridges between the visual arts and the living arts, the performing arts, literature, architecture and design, inviting reflection on public space and integrating services and institutions of the city to act as a driver for development and social...
01/07/2021 - 15/08/2021
Auditorio de Galicia
From 1 July to 15 August, Compostela Cultura and Colectivo Colapso propose a new cultural experience with concerts, creation laboratories, circular listening and routes around sound.
01/08/2021 - 31/08/2021
21/09/2021 - 22/09/2021
Teatro Principal
In this fourth edition, the Alguén que respira! festival is held throughout the year in four programmes, always coinciding with the 21st solstices and equinoxes.
08/11/2021 - 24/11/2021
The 35th edition of Cineuropa, which will be held between 8 and 24 November in six venues in the city (Teatro Principal, Salón Teatro, NUMAX, Multicines Compostela, Museo das Peregrinacións and Sala Mozart of Auditorio de Galicia) will show 161 films, 88 of which will be for free.

Literature

04/06/2021
19:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Biblioteca de Galicia invites ten of our most representative authors to share with the public their experiences around a singular work of Galician literature. The aim will not be that they talk about their own work, but about a title of our literature, selected by themselves, which has...
18/06/2021
19:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Biblioteca de Galicia invites ten of our most representative authors to share with the public their experiences around a singular work of Galician literature. The aim will not be that they talk about their own work, but about a title of our literature, selected by themselves, which has...
02/07/2021
19:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Biblioteca de Galicia invites ten of our most representative authors to share with the public their experiences around a singular work of Galician literature. The aim will not be that they talk about their own work, but about a title of our literature, selected by themselves, which has...
25/08/2021
20:00 | Parque de la Alameda

Educational events

09/05/2022 - 11/05/2022
A Nave de Vidán
Pint of Science 2022, the science popularisation festival that proposes a meeting between researchers and the public in bars, will be held on 9, 10 and 11 May.

Cinema

03/08/2021
20:00 | Parque de la Alameda
14/12/2021
18:00 | Facultade de Filosofía
16/02/2022
18:00 | Facultade de Filosofía
23/02/2022
18:00 | Facultade de Filosofía
16/03/2022
18:00 | Facultade de Filosofía
Screening of the film Ex machina (Alex Garland, 2015), as part of the Ciclo de Cinema Filosófico. The presentation will be given by Martín Pereira.
31/03/2022
18:00 | Facultade de Filosofía
Screening of the film Madame Satã (Karim Aïnouz, 2002), as part of the Ciclo de Cinema Filosófico. The presentation will be given by Nico Elsker and Miguel López Golán.
06/04/2022
18:00 | Facultade de Filosofía
Screening of the film En/Femme(Alba Barbé, 2017), as part of the Ciclo de Cinema Filosófico. The presentation will be given by Guadalupe Jiménez.
18/04/2022 - 19/05/2022
Centro Cultural Afundación
04/05/2022
18:00 | Facultade de Filosofía
Screening of the film La classe operaria va in paradiso (Elio Petri, 1971), as part of the Ciclo de Cinema Filosófico. The presentation will be given by Martín Paradelo.

Presentations

04/02/2022
20:30 | Hotel Eurostars Araguaney *****
The judge, professor and writer José María Asencio presents his novel "En busca de la irrealidad" at the Araguaney Hotel, together with the Santiago notary Alicia Calaza.

Courses and workshops

20/05/2022
18:30
In this workshop given by Gustavo Couto, director of Armadanzas de Laraño, anyone can participate and learn the basic steps of the traditional Galician dance. A way of integrating into the atmosphere of the Festa do Banquete open to the general public without prior registration.

Celebrations

Free
11/06/2021 - 12/06/2021
Prima 21 is the festival of local commerce in Santiago. Shops will take to the streets and to celebrate the event there will be concerts, theatre, music, workshops, traditional parades and a circus cabaret.    
23/06/2021 - 11/07/2021
24/06/2021 - 11/07/2021
Parque de la Alameda
30/10/2021
16:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
19/02/2022 - 23/02/2022
07/03/2022 - 26/04/2022
Compostela celebrates International Women's Day with a special programme with conferences, cinema, plays and music. Check the full programme at artellandofeminismo.gal

Fiestas

24/06/2021 - 27/06/2021
The San Pedro district celebrates its fiestas with a programme that includes numerous leisure activities for all ages and publics. To adapt to the new normality, this time there will be ephemeral performances in the neighborhood, games in the street and various virtual...
20/07/2021 - 31/07/2021
From 20 to 31 July, Santiago will host the Festivities of the Apostle which, once again, will be marked by the restrictive measures dictated by the health authorities due to the pandemic. They begin with the opening speech by Cantigas e Agarimos, which this year celebrates 100 years of life,...
26/02/2022 - 05/03/2022
20/05/2022 - 29/05/2022
CSC de Conxo
The banquet that brought together university students, workers and craftsmen around the same table on 2 March 1856 to demand equality and freedom, remains in the collective memory as one of the foundational events of the galeguismo.
21/05/2022 - 22/05/2022
One of the main novelties of this edition of the Conxo Banquet is the tourist train, which will be available to citizens and visitors for free transfers between the Alameda, in the city centre, and the Conxo district.
25/05/2022 - 29/05/2022
The celebration of the Fiestas de la Ascensión, the most beloved of the city's traditional festivals, brings a full programme that includes a wide range of musical styles, activities for young and old, the traditional bigheaded and the many attractions in the Alameda.

Guided visits

02/08/2021 - 14/09/2021
CIPX: Centro de Interpretación dos Parques e Xardíns de Compostela
13/09/2021 - 17/09/2021
Compostela has in its streets, squares and buildings a historical and artistic legacy that few cities in the world can boast. However, not all of this centuries-old monumental heritage can be visited throughout the year. The Invisible Heritage Week is a cycle programmed by the Department of...
20/02/2022
Plaza de Platerías
The Asociación Profesional de Guías de Turismo de Galicia is once again celebrating International Tourist Guide Day in the streets this year, with activities in several Galician cities. As this year 21 February is a Monday, the activities to promote the profession have been...
12/05/2022 - 29/05/2022
As part of the programme of O que non se escribe - conferences on contemporary creation based on sound archives- a sound walk is now available that will guide participants through different points of the city where they can find sound treasures. Each point hides a QR code to scan and listen...
21/05/2022
12:30
Guiado pola divulgadora e educadora ambiental Susana Domínguez, esta ruta leva aos participantes a descubrir a riqueza natural que conserva o entorno do Bosque de Conxo.
21/05/2022
12:00 | Monasterio e Iglesia de Santa María de Conxo
Guiado pola divulgadora e educadora ambiental Susana Domínguez, esta ruta leva aos participantes a descubrir a riqueza natural que conserva o entorno do Bosque de Conxo.

Others

03/12/2021 - 09/01/2022
18:00 | Parque de la Alameda
A tour of artistic illumination through the singular characters and other milestones in the history of Santiago and Galicia present in the Alameda de Santiago.    

Congresses and meetings

22/03/2022 - 24/03/2022
Convento e Iglesia de San Francisco
The I Encontro do Viño Galego Revera Vinum aims to raise awareness, promote and disseminate Galician wines among professionals in the sector and the neighbourhood and tourists visiting Santiago de Compostela, as well as to create a meeting point for the different Galician wineries, DELs...

Conferences

03/11/2021 - 24/11/2021
Fundación Eugenio Granell
This November, the Eugenio Granell Foundation presents a series of conferences with the aim of disseminating and giving visibility to Eugenio Granell's political commitment to the party in which he was a lifelong militant, the POUM, and to highlight the historical memory of Republican...
05/11/2021 - 07/11/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
16/03/2022
19:00 | Museo do Pobo Galego
Lecture given by anthropologist Xosé Manuel González Reboredo, in which images of the main festivals of this type held in Galicia and northern Portugal will be projected. Professor Dr. González Reboredo will explain their origins, evolution and the similarities they have...

Cultural centres

Meetings

Exhibitions

01/07/2020 - 01/07/2021
Compostela Photo is an Urban Festival of Photography that takes place in the urban environment of the Ensanche of Compostela within the program 'O teu Xacobeo' of the Xunta de Galicia, with a very singular exhibition format that invites the visitor to discover the works of 15 contemporary...
06/11/2020 - 30/05/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Coinciding with the centenary of the birth of Isaac Díaz Pardo (22nd August 1920-5th January 2012), an exhibition was conceived at the Museo Centro Gaiás  which had approached his overflowing personality and his extensive and multifaceted work, always from an integrating...
13/01/2021 - 30/05/2021
Casa do Cabido
This exhibition extols the baroque spirit of the Casa do Cabido, promoting the idea of the mystery hidden behind the stony cloth of its façade.    
11/03/2021 - 06/06/2021
Museo do Pobo Galego
The Museo do Pobo Galego presents a collection of forty posters that are accompanied by flyers, stickers and other materials that refer to the 8th March, from the 1980s to well into the 21st century.
18/03/2021 - 05/09/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Os brancos segredos do seu ventre shows a selection of 53 works from the Fundación Rac by Bea Espejo, curator of this new project of the Museo Centro Gaiás. The RAC Foundation, situated in Pontevedra, founded by Carlos Rosón (Santiago de Compostela, 1955), treasures more...
23/03/2021 - 08/08/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The installation by Miguel Moreno Mateos (Madrid, 1978) is an allegory of the process of vital growth, a metaphorical journey through the processes that define us as people, that unite and differentiate us from others and link or separate us from the ecosystem.
24/03/2021 - 27/06/2021
Auditorio de Galicia
Solovki is how the islands of the Solovetsky Archipelago in the middle of the White Sea are commonly known in Russia. On the most protected part of the main island, next to a natural harbour, is the Orthodox complex of the Solovetsky Monastery, a World Heritage Site. But Solovki was also a...
27/03/2021 - 15/08/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Pharaoh. King of Egypt explores the symbolism and ideology of the Egyptian monarchy and attempts to reveal the stories that lie behind the objects and images of the heritage left us by this ancient civilization. The exhibition organized by the La Caixa Foundation includes 140 pieces from the...
16/04/2021 - 31/05/2021
Metro Arte Contemporáneo
After nine years, Suso Basterrechea (Ferrol, 1968) returns to the METRO Gallery to update us on what has been happening in his studio in recent times. "Quise ser perfecto, quise ser minimalista, pero tengo goteras" is the title of this exhibition, a proclamation taken from one of his works,...
01/05/2021 - 31/10/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Cidade da Cultura de Galicia launches a third edition of Reb/veladas en el paisaje, a cycle of artistic interventions in the green spaces of the Gaiás with which it seeks to give visibility to the presence of women in contemporary art, incorporating a gender perspective that reflects...
06/05/2021 - 03/06/2021
Igrexa da Compañía (Universidade)
The exhibition 'Corpos presentes' proposes a new itinerary through the art collection of the Fundación María José Jove, based on an exhibition project, a documentary and a publication on different concepts related to pilgrimage and inner...
07/05/2021 - 10/06/2021
DIDAC (DARDO Instituto do Deseño e das Artes Contemporáneas)
Línea rota de horizonte is an exhibition featuring a large-scale installation that establishes a dialogue with the structures of the city and its relationship with nature, in many cases mistreated and neglected or, as in this case, mutilated. It will also be complemented by other...
20/05/2021 - 22/06/2021
Trinta
The Trinta gallery is organising a new exhibition by the sculptor Curro Ulzurrun.
22/05/2021 - 31/08/2021
Galería de Arte Contemporáneo José Lorenzo
One of the first great works by the brilliant Galician master is once again on display in the city that witnessed his growth as an artist and his transcendental personality.
03/06/2021 - 26/09/2021
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
In 2016, the CGAC acquired the photographic archive of Camilo José Cela, which, until that time, had been housed at the Fundación Camilo José Cela in Iria Flavia, in Padrón. This archive is composed of three sets of photographs and negatives that the writer...
11/06/2021 - 20/07/2021
Metro Arte Contemporáneo
And it's time for the garden party with snails. Let's dance again. This is what Lúa Gándara proposes with this suggestive and evocative title for the times we live in, turning the METRO Gallery hall into her own particular dance floor.
Free
12/06/2021 - 26/09/2021
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
Paths is a project that deals with the act of walking, strolling and the experience of the path, of wandering, of the itinerary, of pilgrimage as artistic phenomena and experiences.
29/06/2021 - 18/07/2021
Parque de la Alameda
01/07/2021 - 04/09/2021
DIDAC (DARDO Instituto do Deseño e das Artes Contemporáneas)
Visións inéditas is a project based on four audio-visual pieces, formed as chapters, which make up a documentary through which to look at some of the people, places and experiences that help to define and revalue Galicia's natural and cultural heritage. The pieces, created...
06/07/2021 - 05/09/2021
Museo do Pobo Galego
As they do every two years, the MPG's members show their commitment to the institution by presenting their particular vision on various ethnographic and anthropological topics.
14/07/2021 - 28/08/2021
Colexio de Fonseca
14/07/2021 - 09/01/2022
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Curated by Deborah García Bello -deborahciencia- and Miguel Ángel Cajigal Vera -elbarroquista-, Galicia futura is the third major exhibition project of the Xunta de Galicia at the Cidade da Cultura on the occasion of Xacobeo 21-22 and closes the cycle initiated with Galicia,...
15/07/2021 - 07/01/2022
Centro Abanca Obra Social
21/07/2021 - 26/09/2021
Museo do Pobo Galego
15/09/2021 - 19/12/2021
Museo do Pobo Galego
Carballido uses all kinds of small objects to create his works, from printing press type to seashells, wrought iron, jewellery remnants or commercial product labels, to create collages and complex works where the visitor, and even the casual observer, can get lost in identifying the many...
16/09/2021 - 12/11/2021
16/09/2021 - 12/11/2021
Galería de Arte Luisa Pita
Sandra Carvalho's work is a tribute to the plastic arts through the simplicity and modesty of the materials used
28/09/2021 - 24/10/2021
DIDAC (DARDO Instituto do Deseño e das Artes Contemporáneas)
08/10/2021 - 22/01/2022
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
Paths is a project that deals with the act of walking, strolling and the experience of the path, of wandering, of the itinerary, of pilgrimage as artistic phenomena and experiences.
13/10/2021 - 30/01/2022
Auditorio de Galicia
14/10/2021 - 30/01/2022
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
From Spain With Design (FSWD) is a project by READ, the Spanish Network of Design Associations (Red Española de Asociaciones de Diseño). It was conceived collaboratively as a tool for the projection of Spanish design nationally and internationally.
15/10/2021 - 22/01/2022
Colexio de Fonseca
22/10/2021 - 23/01/2022
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
The exhibition Towards a Biology of the Image presents two series from Clara Carvajal: Dioses de la frontera (Gods of the Frontier) and Argucia (Sophistry).
28/10/2021 - 17/04/2022
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
El Camino Portugués. Memorias de mar y piedra is an exhibition and publishing project that portrays the realities and landscapes that make up the itinerary of the Portuguese Way and weaves a dialogue between the photography of the past and the views of the present.
29/10/2021 - 20/02/2022
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
In the nineteen-sixties, Hamish Fulton (London, 1946) became known as one of a group of British artists exploring new ways of understanding sculpture in the context of the dematerialisation of the artistic object. In particular, Fulton's practice was characterised by his desire to forge an...
01/12/2021 - 09/01/2022
Museo do Pobo Galego
This exhibition shows 20 panels on the past, present and future of Galician sport and its claims in favour of Galician national teams and the need for the Galician people to be represented in their own right on the international stage. It has a travelling nature and will be exhibited in 35...
16/12/2021 - 05/02/2022
Trinta
Doing the most with the least, highlighting the difference, the strange, the "outside" through the most banal and hackneyed references: this is Pierre Ardouvin's artistic economy.
17/12/2021 - 06/01/2022
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Magic, Christmas and the Way go hand in hand in the Hall de Tirantes of the Museo Centro Gaiás, thanks to the internationally renowned Galician designer and scenographer, Ana Inés Jabares-Pita. Several human-scale snow globes with different representative elements of the Winter...
24/01/2022 - 25/03/2022
Colexio de Fonseca
Atlánticas is born as a declaration of principles and a stance towards a way of life and a culture of the sea of which the author is a part by legacy and desire and which is intrinsic to the Costa da Morte. In a very intense way, the presence of the place where she lives -...
28/01/2022 - 10/05/2022
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
01/02/2022 - 26/03/2022
Igrexa da Compañía (Universidade)
From Tuesday 1 February, the University Church will host the exhibition Soledad Penalta. Palabras Orfas, curated by Juan M. Monterroso.  In an anthological exhibition of 17 works, in which she combines stainless steel with Corten steel, the sculptor from Noia offers us an intense ...
05/02/2022 - 08/04/2022
DIDAC (DARDO Instituto do Deseño e das Artes Contemporáneas)
Tierras raras. Quadra minerale is a project presented by Rosell Meseguer that reflects on the overexploitation of mineral resources, pollution, environmental asphyxia, colonialism, war, speculation, savage capitalism and poverty through an investigation into the so-called rare earths.
17/02/2022 - 29/05/2022
Auditorio de Galicia
Creators of conscience is a project that was created at the initiative of DKV, a company that commemorates the twentieth anniversary of its social work with the generous commitment to value the work of people who dedicate themselves to photojournalism and to recognise the transcendence of...
18/02/2022 - 16/04/2022
Colexio de Fonseca
09/03/2022 - 31/12/2022
Instituto de Estudios Gallegos "Padre Sarmiento"
The IEGPS, a joint centre of the CSIC and the Xunta de Galicia, to commemorate the 250th anniversary of Father Sarmiento, is organising this bio-bibliographical exhibition in the upper cloister of the IEGPS. The exhibition includes testimonies and publications representative of the ...
11/03/2022 - 29/05/2022
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
11/03/2022 - 30/04/2022
Metro Arte Contemporáneo
METRO is hosting Pedro Muiño's third exhibition at this gallery. Geography of Memory is an exhibition that marks the beginning of another stage in his long career. From his first exhibitions in the seventies, with surrealist connotations, with a figuration based on the classicism of the...
25/03/2022 - 29/04/2022
Centro Cultural Afundación
For a week in August 2021, the Catalan artist Maru Godás and the Irish artist Róisín Curé walked the English Way from Ferrol - with a first stop in A Coruña - to make a drawn pilgrimage. As a result, the illustrations that can be seen in this exhibition and...
01/04/2022 - 30/04/2022
The shops of the Ensanche de Compostela will once again be adorned this spring with the paintings, sculptures, photographs and interventions of PASEARTE, the Contemporary Art Exhibition in the shop windows of the Ensanche de Santiago, which starts on 1 April. The Ensanche Open Shopping...
08/04/2022 - 28/08/2022
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The exhibition Obxectos de desexo. Surrealismo e deseño, 1924 - 2020 explores the exchange and dialogue between surrealist art and contemporary design over the last 100 years.
20/04/2022 - 03/07/2022
Zona "C"
The artist Fran Rodríguez Casal (1998, Traspielas, Pontevedra) presents in Zona C the project 'Da túa man para a miña', which was selected in the modality of artistic creation projects to intervene the first and first floor of this space. Zona C, which seeks to give...
29/04/2022 - 28/05/2022
Colexio de Fonseca
The project for the construction of the medieval musical instruments represented in the Pórtico de la Gloria of the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela (1990-1991), developed by a multidisciplinary team of international experts under the direction of professors José López...
07/05/2022 - 26/06/2022
Museo do Pobo Galego
18/05/2022 - 21/05/2022
Mupega (Museo Pedagógico de Galicia)
Autonomous tour through a selection of pieces from the museum's collection that show different actions and events that led to progress in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. An itinerary that seeks inspiration in the past for the construction of a fairer and more sustainable future.

Religious

08/04/2022 - 17/04/2022
This year's celebration will feature 17 processions from Friday 8 April until Sunday 17, which will go through the streets of the historic centre. Apart from the liturgical celebrations, the Municipal Band of Santiago offers a concert together with the Orfeón Terra A Nosa and the...

Annual

18/02/2019 - 24/03/2019
Facultad de Geografía e Historia
The Concert Cycle Novos Talentos Musicais is aimed at Galician chamber musicians living in Galicia or students of Galician Music Centres up to 32 years of age. It is an initiative promoted by the Compostela Sound Association and the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC).
15/06/2020 - 17/06/2020
Salón Teatro
Agadic organizes this Galician performing arts market festival. Through a selection of recently produced shows and a programme of parallel activities, this initiative takes the pulse of the current situation of the sector in Galicia. At the same time, it provides its professionals with a...

Theatre

16/09/2022 - 02/10/2022
Teatro Principal
Amateur theatre companies present their productions.

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