Programme

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13 September - 20 October
Ximena y Sergio
Sobre blanco (On White) is the title of the exhibition by Ximena and Sergio, two of the most important photographers in the Spanish publishing world.
13 September - November
Cecilio Castrillo
Cecilio Castrillo is able to show the darker side of human beings through his transgressive pieces of leather. Inspired by punk, science fiction and the horror films he devoured as a child, they have seduced such global stars as Beyoncé, Madonna and Marilyn Manson.
13 September - 31 March
Sadik Kwaish Alfraji is one of the great contemporary artists of the Iraqi diaspora and much of his work addresses the vulnerability of human existence and speaks of loss, exile, fragmentation and displacement.
13 September - 3 November
Photography Abel Loureda
This exhibition brings together more than fifty images of some of the moments that have occurred in the last seven editions of Acción!MAD, the first festival dedicated specifically to the Art of Action and Performance in Madrid that was created in 2003.
13, 14, 20, 21 y 22 September
Rosa Casado and Mike Brookes
For ten days, in five different performance art pieces, the artists Rosa Casado and Mike Brookes will dismantle each and every part of a second-hand car. 
27 - 29 September
Cie. Gilles Jobin & Artanim
In this 100% virtual dance piece, five members of the audience are immersed, together and in real time, in a virtual space.
27 September - 6 October
BAC MADRID #0
For ten days and in two rooms of Naves Matadero, BAC Madrid #0 will put on the work of the six honoured artists: Analívia Cordeiro (Brazil), La Ribot (Spain), Narcissister (USA), Nora Chipaumire (Zimbabwe), Tadasu Takamine (Japan) and Victoria Hunt (Australia).
27 September - 6 October
Núria Font
An installation located on the house on the roof of Nave 10 pays tribute to Núria Font, a pioneer of dance and new media who died in 2017 at the age of 59.
27 September - 6 October
Marisa Mantxola
Meneo is a community project and installation carried out with the collaboration of dozens of people who share the pleasure of dancing.
3 and 4 October
BAC MADRID #0
BAC Madrid #0 will bring together the honoured artists (one per continent) and the six curators who have chosen them, in four performative encounters and two dialogues. Two of these encounters can be seen in Naves Matadero.​​​​​​​
4 October - 1 November
Cristina Rodrigues
Cristina Rodrigues is one of the most important Portuguese plastic artists of her generation. Her work is governed by a simple aesthetic that floats between social ethnography, anthropology and sustainability.
5 and 6 October
Octavio Iturbe
Mexican Octavio Iturbe is one of the world's best-known video dance directors. In Naves Matadero he will give this workshop in which he will try to find the balance that will allow video and dance to be enriched by that which unites them and by that which separates them. He will seek to create a language where neither of these two disciplines depends on the other.
5 and 6 October
Founded in Logroño in 2012, FIVER is the most important platform of support, production, training, archiving and dissemination of audiovisual dance and new technologies in Spain.
11 October - 25 November
International Festival of Words, Action and Sound
For the second consecutive year, Naves Matadero organised FLIPAS, International Festival of Words, Action and Sound that understands urban cultures as a cultural phenomenon and as a tool for expressing and transforming social reality.
11 and 12 October
Fátima Miranda
As a counterpoint to the invasion of digital technology, Living Room Room is an intimate and a capella performance art piece cum concert for voice alone.
29 October - 3 November
XVI Encuentro de Arte de Acción
Acción!MAD celebrates its 16 edition with Germany as guest country. Programme curated by Marita Bullmann.
5 November - 31 March
Albert Pinya
Pinyin Exercise is a mural and sound installation that breathes life into Madrid's Usera district through the imaginary universe of Mallorcan artist Albert Pinya.
13 November - 5 January
Elena del Rivero
Naves Matadero hosts Elena del Rivero exhibition made with plastics and visuals that the artist has been creating when the 9/11 happened nearby her studio in NY.
29 November
Blanca Gracia
Rompu, rompu! is the name of the project carried out by artist Blanca Gracia at Matadero Madrid's Centre for Artists in Residence​.
13 - 17 December
José Ramón Hernández Suárez
I Love Cities (2015 - 2019) is a scenic series created by Cuban actor and theatre director José Ramón Hernández Suárez. I love Madrid is the sixth episode.