Works on Loan

Since 1998 the Hispanic Society’s collections have been featured in or served as the basis for temporary exhibitions at museums in the United States, Europe, and Mexico. In keeping with the Society’s rich tradition of scholarly publications, each exhibition was accompanied by an illustrated catalogue.

Current Works on Loan
Caravans of Gold, Fragments in Time: Art, Culture, and Exchange across Medieval Saharan Africa
Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois. January 26 - July 21, 2019 | Aga Khan Museum, Toronto, Canada. September 21, 2019 - February 23, 2020 | Smithsonian National Museum of African Art, Washington, DC. October 15, 2020 - July 30, 2021
Patti Cadby Birch Gallery, Spain, North Africa, and the Western Mediteranean, Galleries for the Art of the Arab Lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia, and Later South Asia
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011 - 2021
Upcoming Works on Loan
Cubism and the Trompe L’Oeil Tradition
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. October 17, 2022 - January 22, 2023
Past Works on Loan
Alcora en Nueva York: La colección de cerámica de Alcora, The Hispanic Society of America
Museo de Bellas Artes, Castellón, 2005
Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse
The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH. October 11, 2015 – January 3, 2016
Royal Academy of Arts, London. January 23 – April 10, 2016
Le Roi est mort!
Château de Versailles, France. October 26, 2015 – February 21, 2016
Francisco de Zurbarán
Museum Kunstpalast, Düsseldorf,Germany. October 10, 2015 – January 10, 2016
Goya Portraits
The National Gallery, London. October 7, 2015 - January 10, 2016
Yo, El Rey
Museo Nacional de Arte, Mexico City. 1 July - 18 October 2015
Luz de España, Colección de la Hispanic Society of America
Museo Nacional de Arte, Mexico City, 2007
Sorolla, Visión de España
Centro Cultural Bancaja, Valencia, 2007-2008
Museo de Bellas Artes, Seville, 2008
Museo Municipal, Málaga, 2008
Museo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao, Bilbao, 2008-2009
Museo Nacional d’Art de Catalunya, Barcelona, 2009
Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid, 2009
Centro Cultural Bancaja, Valencia, 2009-2010
Spanish Painting from El Greco to Picasso: Time, Truth, and History
Guggenheim Museum, New York, 2006-2007
Sargent/Sorolla
Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid, 2006-2007
Petit Palais, Paris, 2007
Reproducing Nations: Types and Costumes in Asia and Latin America, ca. 1800-1860
Americas Society, New York, 2006
The Arts in Latin America: 1492-1820
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, 2006-2007
Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso, Mexico City, 2007
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, 2007
From Goya to Sorolla: Queen Sofía Spanish Institute Salutes The Hispanic Society of America on Its 100th Anniversary
Queen Sofía Spanish Institute, New York, 2005
Impressionism and the Caribbean: Francisco Oller and His Transatlantic
Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX. 14 June – 6 September 2015
Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY. 2 October 2015 – 3 January 2016
Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR. 29 January – 24 April 2016
Cinco séculos de exploración: Fondos cartográficos da Hispanic Society of America
Fundación CaixaGalicia, A Coruña, 2005
Childe Hassam, American Impressionist
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2004
Caliphs and Kings: The Art and Influence of Islamic Spain
The Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Washington DC, 2004
El retrato español: Del Greco a Picasso
Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid, 2004-2005
Manet/Velázquez: The French Taste for Spanish Painting
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2003
Images in Procession: Testimonies to Spanish Faith
American Bible Society, New York, 2000
[St. Martin sculpture, 16th c.]
De Goya a Zuloaga
BBVA, Madrid and Bilbao, 2000
Fundación Focus-Abengoa, Seville, 2001
Talavera Poblana: Four Centuries of a Mexican Ceramic Tradition
Americas Society, New York, 1999
Ruth Matilda Anderson: Fotografías de Galicia, 1924-1926
Centro Galego de Artes da Imaxe, A Coruña, 1998
Velázquez in New York Museums
The Frick Collection, New York , 1999-2000
Sorolla y La Hispanic Society
Museo Thyssen-Boremisza, Madrid,1998
Museo de Bellas Artes San Pío V, Valencia, 1999
Sorolla and Fashion
Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza and Museo Sorolla, Madrid. February 14 - May 27, 2018
El Greco
Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois. March 5 - October 19, 2020
ENDLESS ENIGMA: EIGHT CENTURIES OF FANTASTIC ART
David Zwirner Gallery LLC, New York. September 12, 2018 - October 27, 2018
FEDERICO DE MADRAZO
Federico de Madrazo, Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid. September 26, 2017 - January 21, 2018
IGNACIO ZULOAGA (1870-1945)
Ignacio Zuloaga (1870-1945), Museo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao, Bilbao. May 27, 2019 - October 20, 2019.
Islam e/a Firenze. Collezionismo dai Medici al Novecento
Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Museo Nazionale Del Bargello, Florence, Italy. June 19, 2018 - September 23, 2018
Ismael Smith, The Beauty and the Monsters
Museu Nacional D'Art de Catalunya (MNAC), Barcelona. June 22 - September 17, 2017
JOAQUÍN SOROLLA
JOAQUÍN SOROLLA
Made in the Americas, the New World Discovers Asia
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. August 18, 2015 – February 15, 2016
Winterthur Museum, Winterthur, DE. March 15, 2016 – January 3, 2017
Mariano Fortuny (1838-1874)
Museo del Prado, Madrid. November 21, 2017- March 18, 2018
Pinxit Mexici: Painted in Mexico, 1700 – 1790
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY. April 23 - July 22, 2018
Scenes from the Collection
The Jewish Museum, New York. January 21, 2018 - April 2, 2019
Found in Translation: Design in California and Mexico, 1915 – 1985
LACMA (Los Angeles County Museum of Art), Los Angeles, CA. September 17, 2017 - April 1, 2018
Sorolla and Paris
Musée des Impressionismes, Giverny, July 4 – November 6, 2016
Museo Sorolla, Madrid, November 24, 2016 – March 19, 2017
Spain: Art and Empire in the Golden Age
The San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, California. May 18, 2019 - September 2, 2019; Museo de Historia Mexicana, Monterrey, Mexico. October 30, 2019 - February 23, 2020.
VALENTÍN CARDERERA (1796-1880). DIBUJANTE, COLECCIONISTA Y VIAJERO ROMÁNTICO
Biblioteca Nacional de España, Madrid, Spain. September 19, 2019 - January 12, 2020.
Zuloaga: A European Adventure
Fundación MAPFRE, Madrid. September 28, 2017 - January 7, 2018
Sorolla íntimo. Bocetos de Visión de España
Centro Cultural Fundación Bancaja, Valencia. February 13 – October 15, 2015
Museo de Bellas Artes Gravina, Alicante. February 9-May 22, 2016
Museo de Bellas Artes, Castellón de la Plana. June 16-September 7, 2016
Museo de Belas Artes da Coruña. October 6, 2016 – January 8, 2017
Sephardic Legacy: From Golden Age Spain to Contemporary New Mexico
New Mexico History Museum, Santa Fe, NM. May 22, 2016 – January 31, 2017
Velázquez Portraits
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY November 4, 2016 – March 12, 2017
Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate: Consuming the World
Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI November 20, 2016 – March 5, 2017
El Divino Morales
Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid. October 6, 2015 – January 10, 2016
Museo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao. February 9 – May 16, 2016
Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya. June 6 – September 25, 2016
America to Zanzibar: Muslim Cultures Near and Far
Children’s Museum of Manhattan, New York, NY, November 8, 2016 – December 19, 2017
Picasso’s Le Tricorne
New-York Historical Society, New York, NY. May 29, 2015 – July 31, 2016