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Ethnic Papua New Guinean Art Exhibition


  • Hotel Urban 5* 34 Carrera de San Jerónimo Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid, 28014 Spain (map)
 John Singer Sargent, Retrato de Millicent, duquesa de Sutherland 1904 ©Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid

Since its opening in 2004, the Hotel Urban has acquired a rich collection of tribal pieces Papua New Guinean which now makes up a private collection composed of approximately 200 items, 100 of which are permanently displayed in the hotel. 

During the Madrid Hotel Week you will be able to see carved totems from the Tambaran houses, carved ritual drums, painted ceremonial shields, ceremonial chairs, masks made from yam, Yipwon sculptures, Mindja sculptures, Ancestral Hook sculptures, large vungvung masks and an important collection of jewellery and ethnic items of clothing which can be seen both in the communal areas of the hotel and the Sala Museo. 

Don’t miss the Buddhist, Hindu, Chinese and Khmer art pieces which can be found in all the hotel bedrooms.

Don’t miss it!

Urban collaborates with AURA HABITAT, for the integration in the work of people with intellectual disabilities

Date: Daily
Time:  Hotel opening hours
Capacity: Unrestricted until at maximum capacity
Price: Free
Category: Art
To book: 91 787 77 70 / 91 420 37 67
Information:
urban@derbyhotels.com

Earlier Event: November 5
Cozy Hotel Cocktail
Later Event: November 5
Golden massage and bite to eat