Joan Miró, artist
Discover the colorful world of Joan Miró
Poetry, music, the sea, and family are some of the recurring themes that can be seen in the magnificent collections comprising 28 works on display at Hotel Joan Miró Museum. There, works by the artist line the walls of this new space designed to bring the public closer to the surprising world created by the Catalan painter who chose to live a large part of his life on the island of Majorca. This revolutionary concept uniting art and tourism allows one to perceive the nuances of this unique creator of cubist and expressionist influences, who incessantly looked to spread new contemporary art trends.
The 28 original Joan Miró pieces on display in different spaces within the hotel allow one to go into the surrealist world created by the artist.See more
JOAN MIRÓ' S MASTERPIECES
An exceptional set of pieces capable of keeping alive the figure of a man who knew how to reflect magic with his brush.See more
Successió Miró was created by the heirs to the estate of Joan Miró in order to preserve and manage the copyrights of his workSee more
In his desire to abandon conventional methods, Miró left behind an extensive legacy of living pieces. Through them the timelessness of his work which goes from the subconscious to naïveté may be observed.
The set of works on display in the hotel, comprising original engravings and lithographs from 1924 to 1975 are based on the world of dreams, primary colours, and Miró’s symbolic alphabet. The collection also highlights the varieties of blue created by the artist.
JOAN MIRÓ' S MASTERPIECES
Get to know a bit about his legacy
Abundantly colourful and intense images make up this extraordinary selection, bequest by the Spanish painter, sculptor, engraver, and potter considered one of the greatest representatives of surrealism.
Along with the Museo Reina Sofía in Madrid, the Centre Pompidou in Paris, and the MOMA in New York, the Fundació Pilar i Joan Miró in Palma, Majorca is one of the most important documentary collections of the artist. Thanks to the collaboration agreement with this entity, today the Hotel Joan Miró Museum drives this ambitious project.
Successió Miró was created by the heirs to the estate of Joan Miró in order to preserve and manage the copyrights of his work and prevent potential imitation, fragmentation, distortion, or any other fraudulent use. These heirs are the exclusive holders of the copyright of the artist’s work and they have an extensive documentary collection about the life and work of Joan Miró: correspondence, periodicals library, personal photographs, and images of his work.