Exhibitions May - July 2017
- smell of Málaga. Olfactory Perceptions of the colección olorVISUAL

October 2016 - January 2017
- Reproductibilitat 2.2. colección olorVISUAL

October 2016 - January 2017
- hipocamps

September - October 2016
- Smell Of Alella Vines

January - April 2016
- The Art of Collecting: Ernesto Ventós. colección olorVISUAL

July - September 2015
- SINESTESIA. colección olorVISUAL

Septembrer - December 2014
- smell of Cerdanyola. Olfactory Perceptions of the colección olorVISUAL

July - October 2014
- What is the smell of an exhibition? A selection of works the olorVISUAL collection

May 2014
- olfactory mini-screening. Chocolate Birds

June - October 2013
- smell of Cadaqués. Olfactory perceptions of the olorVISUAL collection

May 2013
- mini-screening olfativo

May - September 2011
- Smell colour. Chemistry, art and education

May 2012
- screening olfactory

October 2011
- olorVISUAL en Microwave

April - May 2011
- essential art.

February - April 2009

January - February 2006
- esencias11

June - September 2005
- essències10

November - December 2004
- esencias9

March - May 2004
- esencias8

June - July 2003
- esencias7

December 2001 - February 2002
- ikus usaina6

February - April 1999
- esencias5

October - November 1998
- esencias4

Abril-Junio 1998
- essències3

Mayo 1997
- essències2

October 1996 - January 1997
- essències

smell of Málaga. Olfactory Perceptions of the colección olorVISUAL

  • Smell of Málaga is an exhibition both inspired by and dedicated to the city. Places, customs, popular characters and moments of history have given us a wealth of olfactory memories, and these have been transposed into the so-called ‘alphabet’ of the creators of essences: olfactory notes; and these in turn have been represented with works of visual art from colección olorVISUAL.

    Thus, by means of sight and smell, we will explore the three areas of the show: the Roman legacy, popular symbols, and industrialization and trade. Three areas that recreate for us part of the rich history of this city.

    The interpretation of these things by means of works of art is always personal, seconded by the complicity of smells that we recall without being conscious of it, but that are there, filed away.

    The sense of smell is profoundly subjective and the most ethereal of all. Smells have been and continue to between us, without being. Anchored in memory yet transient, they represent the evanescence of existence and the possibility of eternity. Colección olorVISUAL communicates these ideas and allows our olfactory memory to awaken our most intimate memories …

    Let’s have a sniff!

  • The seat
    Museo Municipal de Málaga
  • Dates
    May - July 2017
  • Catalogue Link
  • Works
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