The library offers you a small presentation of the library collection in images, a selections of publications of the modernist period and a small selection of the collection about Joaquim Folch i Torres, the first librarian of the Library and former director of the museum.
On the occasion of the XVI National Congress of Numismatics Barcelona 2018, which will be held in Barcelona at the Museu Nacional, from 28th to the 30th November 2018; the Library presents a small exhibition of the Ausió medals factory of Barcelona.
The modernist selection is one of the strong point of the collection of the Museu Nacional, and the Library could not ignore it. Therefore we present a selection of the publications of this period, that explains the modernism as a complete art, the artist as a complet creative who envolves every artistic scope, including illustration.
On the occasion of the Third International Congress “Romanesque Art: Patrons and Processes”, which was held in Barcelona at the Museu Nacional, from 7th to 9th April; the Library presents a small exhibition of documents related to the origins of this singular collection, its museography over the years.
The exhibition includes a collection that shows the Folch i Torres activity as director and his collaboration with magazines. We was the author of publications about some of his favorite artists and Catalan art in general, writings of catalogation and diffusion of the museum collection and documents that describe the management of the msueum.