Excursion to Medina del Campo and Valladolid from Alba de Tormes
El Centro del Carmen Valencia, former Carmelite convent, adds to the celebrations of the V Centenary of the birth of Saint Teresa of Jesus with exposure "Espacialismo Chromatic", that has been presented to the media this morning and that It will remain open until 6 April of 2015.
Facts about St. Teresa's, in the twenty-first century, perhaps wider than it had ever been before. In the twentieth century began to be published historical and literary studies enhanced their spiritual dimension, doctrinal and literary, and specifically stressed the sociological and anthropological aspects of its womanhood.
The commemoration of the five centuries after his birth provides a unique opportunity, not only to remember who he was and what did Santa Teresa, but also to understand their thinking and life.
Therefore, speech devised for this proposal revolves around the “Chromatic Espacialismo”, understood as an artistic metaphor metaphysical concepts reflecting the Teresian poetic, why notions like Addresses, Lights and Shadows, Be Quiet, Vacuum and Mysticism constitute the essence that provide an interface between different artistic languages that make up this exhibition.
The exhibition was curated by the former director of the IVAM, Consuelo Ciscar, and writer and professor of Classical Philosophy Jaime Siles.