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Santiago's Entertainment Guide

Festival

10/09/2020 - 18/09/2020
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...
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...

Celebrations

30/01/2021
Illustration Day is celebrated every year on 30 January, coinciding with Castelao's birthday. In addition to remembering and vindicating the role of illustration professionals in the cultural industry, each year a historical Galician illustrator is honoured. This year's protagonist is Lolita...

Exhibitions

15/06/2020 - 31/10/2020
10:00
Ad Limina Sancti Iacobi is the most loved collection of the artist Chencho Pardo Valdés, who carefully kept the drawings related to Galicia and they became part of his private collection. This exhibition is not only surprising for the artistic quality of the drawings and their...
01/07/2020 - 30/09/2020
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Once again, the Galician Library wants to contribute to the dissemination of the figure chosen by the Royal Galician Academy to be honoured on the Day of the Galician Letters. This year 2020 the figure chosen was the scholar of the Galician language and literature Ricardo Carvalho Calero....
11/07/2020 - 31/12/2020
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The exhibition space of the Galician Archives and Library is open to the public with the exhibition Memoria dunha década, which celebrates the ten years of existence of the Galician Archives.
22/07/2020 - 10/01/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
This is a journey to childhood for both for adults and children, and an invitation to discover how childhood has been projected in the cinema over its more than one hundred years of history. This is the idea behind the exhibition organised in the City of Culture by La ...
01/08/2020 - 20/09/2020
Galería de Arte Contemporáneo José Lorenzo
Following the cycle of exhibitions based on the influence of the Parisian school, from this August, in the heart of Compostela, it will be possible to make a journey to the first half of the 20th century, through the art of the great masters who lived in the French capital in search of the...
25/09/2020 - 07/11/2020
Colexio de Fonseca
The Exhibition Concepción Arenal. A conciencia da razón, is conceived as the central act of the homage that the USC pays to the Ferrol thinker on the occasion of the Bicentenary of her birth that is commemorated in this year 2020. Organised by the Vice-Rector's Office for...
02/10/2020 - 22/11/2020
Fundación Eugenio Granell
Loreto Blanco, Graduate and Doctor in Fine Arts from the University of the Basque Country presents at the Eugenio Granell Foundation an extremely interesting exhibition that reflects the high level of imagination of this professor from the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Vigo,...
10/10/2020 - 07/11/2020
Os catro gatos
The sculptor from La Mancha, Austión Tirado, (Mota del Cuervo, 1978) began with Master Enrique Vergara, who taught him the technique of the trade of the ancient boilermakers, the cold beaten plate, consisting of shrinking and stretching the material of carbon and stainless steels, a ...
15/10/2020 - 06/12/2020
11:00 | Museo do Pobo Galego
The Xacobeo 2021 Cultural Projects Fund of the Xunta de Galicia joins the tribute to the centenary of the Nós Generation, with the collaboration of the Museo do Pobo Galego, through the exhibition Sea of Books, by Isabel Pintado, which will be on display in San Domingos de Bonaval until...
22/10/2020 - 13/02/2021
Centro Cultural Afundación
The visual use of colour, the subjective representation of nature and the feminine universe are the three general concepts on which this second edition of the Mostra Internacional de Ilustración Contemporánea (MiiC) pivots, presenting for the second consecutive year in Santiago de...
05/11/2020 - 10/01/2021
Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
Within the framework of the International Meeting of Travel Books Compostela Ilustrada, every year a project is designed with female illustrators with the aim of highlighting the role of women in the art world. In this fourth edition, the artist selected was Asturian Catalina Rodríguez,...
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...
12/11/2020 - 28/02/2021
Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
Drawn Architectures, new exhibition of the Pilgrimages Museum and Santiago, located on the first floor of Platerías' headquarters. Santiago Catalán makes available to the public a whole compendium of architectures configured around the cathedral and the city of Compostela. With a...
11/12/2020 - 25/01/2021
Metro Arte Contemporáneo
Olmo Blanco presents PARKING, his new work in a hybrid exhibition format in which the barriers between art and craft converge to turn their gaze towards a society dominated by digitalisation and industrialisation.
Free
14/12/2020 - 31/12/2020
Galería de Arte Contemporáneo José Lorenzo
During this last month of the year, the José Lorenzo Contemporary Art Gallery gathers in its space in the Plaza del Toural, a compilation of the most outstanding and outstanding rubrics of the art of Galicia, housing a great variety of styles, plastics and morphologies.
17/12/2020 - 30/01/2021
Trinta
This exhibition -using the gallery's own architectural configuration- is articulated in its two floors from two different but complementary perspectives.
13/01/2021 - 25/04/2021
Igrexa da Compañía (Universidade)
The exhibition, promoted by the Consello da Cultura Galega, offers a journey through the most human side of Alfonso X, but also through the modern conception of his political project, his universality and his firm and decisive commitment to culture in general and the Galician ...
21/01/2021 - 27/02/2021
Centro Cultural Afundación
A Caza shows the 22 originals of the comic of the same name, winners of the Castelao Comic Prize awarded annually by the Deputación de A Coruña.
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...
31/03/2021 - 15/05/2021
Centro Cultural Afundación
New photography exhibition until 15 May at Afundación in Santiago de Compostela. Through 216 photographs, Adolfo Enríquez shows Galicia and its rich historical heritage, an invitation to its inhabitants and those who visit it to know, discover and also rediscover its great ...
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.
02/06/2021 - 28/08/2021
Centro Cultural Afundación
02/06/2021 - 30/11/2021
Casa do Cabido
The exhibition is dedicated to the goldsmith Julio Lado Martínez, the last and leading exponent of a family saga dedicated to goldsmithing with strong roots in Compostela since the 19th century. It brings together a selection of pieces made by him throughout his life as a master of...
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.
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...
21/07/2021 - 26/09/2021
Museo do Pobo Galego
16/09/2021 - 12/11/2021
16/09/2021 - 26/10/2021
Metro Arte Contemporáneo
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

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