HERITAGE

Does Spain have another ‘Ecce homo’ botched restoration on its hands?

Amateur work on a 16th-century sculpture of Saint George in Navarre is slammed by restorers

ART

Spain’s Guggenheim to show animal artworks its New York museum pulled

Controversial installations from Chinese artists include a video of two pigs copulating, as well as the use of live reptiles and insects

History

Spain’s forgotten female war correspondent

Carmen De Burgos ignored social mores to become a prominent writer of the early 20th century

LGBTQ rights

Spain’s Prado Museum opens the closet for Madrid Pride

To mark popular event, famous gallery stages exhibition of works representing sexual diversity

ART

A ‘new’ Goya identified at the Zaragoza Museum of Art

‘The Ecstasy of Saint Anthony Abbott’ had been in the gallery since 1925, unsigned and unidentified

DANCE

Down Syndrome youths join Spain’s National Ballet for a day

Head of world-famous dance company is enthusiastic about initiative to boost youngsters’ self-esteem

CERVANTES ANNIVERSARY

Cervantes celebrations take over Spanish Congress

Country observes the death 400 years ago of the author of ‘Don Quixote’ with films and events