Barcelona

Spain



Address:
C/ Puigmartí 7, 1º, 2ª
Barcelona, Spain
08012
Phone: (+34) 93 285 66 22
Fax: (+34) 93 285 66 22
Website: http://www.davismuseum.co

Davis Museum | The Davis Lisboa Mini-Museum Of Contemporary Art In Barcelona

Davis Museum | The Davis Lisboa Mini-Museum of Contemporary Art in Barcelona

Davis Museum © 2009


 Permanent Collection Highlights (5)

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Permanent Collection

PERMANENT COLLECTION

YOKO ONO (Tokyo, Japan, 1933)
Air Capsule, empty plastic, 1,3 x 1,1 x 1,1 in.
Half-A-Wind Show (Guggenheim Bilbao, Spain),
Date of donation: February 21st, 2014
BLT Nº: 281

FRANCESC TORRES (Barcelona, Spain, 1948)
Old Flames, 2014, three discarded lighters and video, variable dimentions.
Date of donation: August 23th, 2014
BLT Nº: 280

JUAN CUÉLLAR COSTA (Valencia, Spain, 1967)
Too much TV, 2014, pencil and ink on digital print on paper, 5,1 × 7 in
Date of donation: July 23th, 2014
BLT Nº: 279

TOM LISBOA (Curitiba, Brazil, 1970)
polaroid (in)visível - desaparecidos - o retrato de suzanne bloch, 2007, digital image, 986 ×1181 ppp
Date of donation: July 2nd, 2014
BLT Nº: 278

TOM LISBOA (Curitiba, Brazil, 1970)
polaroides (in)visíveis – (des)aparecidos - o casal, 2008, digital image, 986 ×1181 ppp
Date of donation: July 2nd, 2014
BLT Nº: 277

TOM LISBOA (Curitiba, Brazil, 1970)
polaroides (in)visíveis – (des)aparecidos - o pintor e seu modelo, 2008, digital image, 986 ×1181 ppp
Date of donation: July 2nd, 2014
BLT Nº: 276

PIERO GILARDI & ELISA BOLLAZZI/MICROCOLLECTION (Gallarate, Italy, 1958)
Angurie/Watermelons, 1984, art sowing kit on plastic bag, 3,7 x 2,3 in
Date of donation: July 2nd, 2014
BLT Nº: 275

KIM VOSE JONES (Peterborough, Canada, 1968)
Heads are going to roll, 2014, 14 casts plaster (International Davis Museum Blue painting by Davis Lisboa), approximately 0,9 in each head
Date of donation: June 12th, 2014
BLT Nº: 274

BEN JOHANSEN (Oslo, Norway, 1983)
To the ones who never saw it, 2013, linocut, 3,8 inch x 3,8 in,
Date of donation: May 23th, 2014
BLT Nº: 273

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Exhibitions

HISTORY

2013
Creation of the Sounds Section from the Davis Museum.
Creation of the Polling Station from the Davis Museum.
Creation of the Quotes Section from the Davis Museum.
Creation of the Documentations Section from the Davis Museum.

2012
Creation of the Visitors Section from the Davis Museum.
Creation of the Paintings Section from the Davis Museum.

2011
Creation of the Davis Museum | Artnews.

2010
Inauguration of the Davis Museum | showroom, Barcelona, Spain.

2009
Creation of the Posters Section from the Davis Museum.
Creation of the Videos Section from the Davis Museum.
Registration of the Davis Museum trademark in the OEPM, Oficina Española de Patentes de Marcas.

Recognition of the Davis Museum contemporary art collection by the Museums Department of the Generalitat de Catalunya (Autonomous Community of Kingdom of Spain). Barcelona, Spain.

Foundation of the Davis Museum | The Davis Lisboa Mini-Museum of Contemporary Art in Barcelona.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2009
Davis Museum: Exhibition of the permanent collection of contemporary art by Davis Museum, Museo Karura Art Centre (MKAC). Second Life.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2013
The Wrong - New Digital Art Biennale, Homeostasis Lab Pavilion. Curated by Julia Borges & Guilherme Brandão, São Paulo, Brazil/World Wide Web.

Small, Unusual and Specialist Museums Survey. Exhibited artists: Bill Burns, Andy Warhol, Lenka Clayton, Matthew de Pulford, Paul Hazelton, Betts Robinson, Victoria Adam, Bridgette Ashton, Nicole Ward, Benedict Drew (Courtesy of the artist and Matts Gallery, London), Michael Crowe and Anna Clawson. Curated by Sacha Waldron. Crate, Margate, United Kingdom.

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Previous Exhibitions

PREVIOUS EXHIBITIONS

The Davis Lisboa Mini-Museum of Contemporary Art in Barcelona


AUGUST 23 - DECEMBER 31, 2013
BILL BURNS, Hou Hanru, 2013,
model paper, 2,95 x 1,57 x 1,96 in.
Small, Unusual and Specilist Museums Survey
Curated by Sacha Waldron
Crate
Margate, United Kingdom


AUGUST 23 - OCTOBER 11, 2013
Davis Lisboa, Quotes Section from Davis Museum (Unusual Conference)
Small, Unusual and Specilist Museums Survey
Curated by Sacha Waldron
Crate
Margate, United Kingdom


JUNE 1 - AUGUST 30, 2013
MYRIAM THYES, Global Vulva, 2009,
Flash animation digital video (HD), black/white, stereo, 6:20, loop.


JANUARY 1 - APRIL 30, 2013
MIHO SHIMIZU & ØYVIND RENBERG (DANGER MUSEUM)
Tomorrow & Yesterday, 2012, cylinder seal, polyurethane resin, 6,1 x 1,9 in.


SEPTEMBER 1 - DICEMBER 30, 2012
Sean Miller, Ben Patterson and Connie Hwang,
Museum Grounds, mixed media, variable sizes.


MAY 1 - AUGUST 30, 2012
Tom Marioni, Beer, Art and Philosophy: A Memoir,
2011, printed book on paper,
6,49 x 8,4 x 0,59 in.


JANUARY 1 - APRIL 30, 2012
Tónia Coll, Llit, 2011,
assemblage of plastic toy and hair,
4,5 x 2,6 x 2,1 in.


Sarawut Chutiwongpeti, The installation series of " Untitled 2004, "At the Dawn of the 21st Century : A View Thought "The Red Window" The Critical Time of the World Civilization), 2004, digital photography on Diasec, 7 x 5 in.


MAY 1 - AUGUST 31, 2011
Karen Aune, Neoptiks, 2010, digital print and oil on canvas,
5,9 x 5,9 x 3,9 in.


Hunter Cole Living Drawings, 2010,
installation (movie of drawings created with bioluminescent bacteria, two painted plastic toys art, size 2,5 x 2 x 1,5 in and one plastic cub...+ [ Read all ]


Exhibitions (2)

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Forthcoming exhibitions

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Cost

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ENTRANCE
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ARTISTS, SPONSORS & VOLUNTEERS
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Opening hours

INFORMATION
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ENTRANCE
10 €

OPENING HOURS
Set date and time in advance.

MEMBERSHIP
Become a Davis Museum member on Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/groups/davismuseum

ARTISTS, SPONSORS & VOLUNTEERS
Davis Museum is seeking artists, sponsors and volunteers.
Submit your proposal.
info@davismuseum.com


Getting there

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Museum internal and external photos (2)

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News and events

JANUARY 1 - APRIL 30, 2010
Richard Garet, Gap, Edition 5/5, 2009
Video, 7' 10''

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FAQ's

FAQs | FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

ABOUT THE PROJECT

1) - What is Davis Museum?
Davis Museum, The Davis Lisboa Mini-Museum of Contemporary Art in Barcelona is the smallest contemporary art museum in the world, with its own permanent contemporary art collection. It is also a ready-made sculpture and collective work of art. It is a non-profit artistic project that organizes and produces exhibitions, encourages research and promotes contemporary art exhibitions.

2) - When was Davis Museum founded?
Davis Museum was founded on Facebook on January 1st, 2009.

3) - What is the purpose of the Davis Museum?
The purpose of the Davis Museum is organization and production of art exhibitions, the promotion of research and artistic creation and export of their exposure to other nationally and internationally cultural centers, museums and institutions, while generating debate, thought and reflection. Its mission is the dissemination of contemporary art by emerging and renowned from around the world.

4) - Does Davis Museum have any precedent?
Yes. Davis Museum has some precedents. These are Marcel Duchamp's Boite-en-valise and Robert Filliou's Galerie légitime, both works contain a scathing institutional critiques, not without sarcasm.

5) - What is the contribution of the Davis Museum, in relation to the Galerie légitime?
In relation to the Galerie légitime, Davis Museum create a link to the aesthetic of the New Media Art, in the new context of the digital era and the art related social networks.

6) - Does not have Davis Museum a single author?
Yes. Davis Museum does not have a single author, it is a social project, a collective work of art, therefore, all the...+ [ Read all ]


Education

Maximum accepted: two persons by visit.
Guided art tours included.

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Sponsorship

INFORMATION
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ENTRANCE
10 €

OPENING HOURS
Set date and time in advance.

MEMBERSHIP
Become a Davis Museum member on Facebook
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ARTISTS, SPONSORS & VOLUNTEERS
Davis Museum is seeking artists, sponsors and volunteers.
Submit your proposal.
info@davismuseum.com


Venue hire

Art space available for rent.
For further information, contact:
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