Matadero Madrid center for contemporary creation


The public exhibition of the results of El Ranchito Finland/Spain
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Matadero Madrid presents the public exhibition of the results of El Ranchito. This is a Matadero Madrid - AECID residency programme with the participation of the artists EliiEspada y MonleónEssi KausalainenMikko KuorinkiJaakko Pallasvuo, Kiko PérezMaría Salgado y Nestori Syrjälä. This exhibition is located in Nave 16, the same place where, through workshops and research, that the creators have been working in for the last six weeks.

To find out more about the artists work, please go to the El Ranchito Blog.

El Ranchito is a residency program that encourages a dialogue between artists, architects, curators, thinkers and other creatives that is produced by Matadero Madrid and another prestigious international  arts centre, in this case HIAP of Helsinki. Throughout 2014 there will also be two more residencies, the first with Panal 361 of Buenos Aires (Argentina) and Pivô of Sao Paulo (Brazil).

Illuminating, Guided Tours

Every Thursday and Friday of March (beginning on the 7 March)
Saturday 8, 15 and 22 March.

Thursdays and Fridays from 6pm to 7pm and from 7pm to 8pm
Satudays from Midday - 1pm
  • Visits with comments from a mediator (Sara or Paula)
  • Free activity for the public
  • It is necessary to sign-up to the visits
  • Meeting Point: Entrance to Nace 16 at the time the activity begins
Structure of the Visit:
  • Introduction: What is El Ranchito and the topic of this recidency: Dispersion. To produce in dispersion.
  • Illuminating tour: The elements of the work distinct to the artists in residence and their creative process.
  • A space for discussion: Continuing to produce meaning in the space
To reserve your place on a guided tour please complete this online form