Art on the Street

A whole open-air museum formed by sculptures, paintings, murals and architectural elements

Route of Art

This route was born as a result of the fusion of the route of the art route with a compendium of artistic works of various genres, some of them belonging to projects such as “Blanca Villa del toro”, “Villa del libro” and art centers.

In it the visitor can enjoy an extensive collection of works of art, some of authors of recognized national and international prestige.

1. REPULSION EXERCISE

Work done by BernardìRoig, 2006. Located on the bridge’s pedestrian walkway. Male human figure of lifeless incorporeal appearance resting on the railing of the iron bridge, observing one of the most characteristic places of the municipality.

2. THE FAMILY

Bronze sculpture by the Spanish sculptor Joaquín García Donaire. This sculpture that represents the family, is located in the Plaza of the Colegio Antonio Molina González. It was donated by the CAM (Alicante Saving Bank) to the municipality of Blanca.

3. THE 10 BALLOONS STREETLIGHT

Sculpture by the artist Ismael Cerezo known as Flyppy. Work of iron and glass, materials in which this autodidácta sculptor is a specialist

4. IDOL. THE COMPANY OF MARIO

Work of urban art, made in 2015 by the artistic collective formed by thirteen artists, The Company of Mario, among which we can mention Jesus Lorente. It is located on the facade of the old fruit factory of Blanca, several years ago converted into the IDOL Center.

5. TO THE WOMAN

Sculpture of the ciezano Salvador Susarte of the year 2006, located in the Plaza del Ayuntamiento. This bronze sculpture wants to pay tribute to all women.

6. OFFERING. AROMA TO ROSES

Painting of AbellánJuliá. Installed in the Town Hall Square, it is inspired by nature and seduced by light. Juliá projects its aroma of roses that is witness to the future of the municipality.

7. VIDEOARTE

The video-work, “Written floors” belongs to Jesús Segura. The work can be seen in a monitor of large proportions, as a continuation of the tiles of the square in the Plaza del Ayuntamiento. It is a compendium formed by four audiovisual pieces that use paradox as a central element, to play with the viewer and suggest metaphorical images.

8. NUDE

Work of José Carrillero. Sculpture located in the Plaza del Ayuntamiento.

9. WITH SPRING WIND

Work by Mariano González Beltrán, inaugurated in 2006 and located in the Plaza del Ayuntamiento. The woman of Beltrán, hard-working, charismatic and determined, walks with the inhabitants of the locality, represents the sacrifice of her work and the reconciliation with the family.

10. LAUNDRY

Sculpture by Antonio Campillo, in 2003, when the Lavadero de las Excanales was inaugurated, where the work is located. Emphasize the importance of public laundry only for the function as a laundry, if not for being the social place where the events of the municipality were counted.

11. EXODUS.INTERVENTION III
Urban art mural of SAM III.
12. BLACK CENTER

Space dedicated to the creation and investigation of Contemporary Art. It is a meeting point for artists to exchange knowledge, ideas and sensations.

13. SUNSET AT THE ORCHARD

This work belongs to Antonio Campillo. Sculpture made in bronze, located in the Plaza de la Iglesia since 2008. The sculptor declared that his intention was to convey the state of mind he perceives when he is resting in the garden.

14. RUNNING OF THE BULLS IN BLANCA

Work done in bronze, represents one of the most emblematic parties of the municipality, located on the main street, where the bull run tour takes place.

15. CARROUSEL

Painting belonging to the urban art of the famous SAM3. Located on the facade of an old house on the main street.

16. EDOM

Old house rehabilitated in the center of the town and the integration of technological systems for the new use. The name EDOM (domestic space) declares the intention to revise the ways of experiencing video-art in contemporary institutions and to find new domesticated situations that fit this context.

17. MAN. STEPHAN BALKENHOL
18. SUCTION YELLOW VICTORIA

Sculpture by Yeclano Lido Ricó. This sculpture is located in the theater square since 2007. It refers to the suction of the yellow color of the theater to extract the negative that may happen, since one of the best-known superstitions in the world of theater is that of the color yellow.

19. DANCER

Sculpture by the German artist Stephan Balkenhol. This sculpture is more than two meters high and is made of wood. Since 2013 it is located in the Plaza del Teatro and pays homage to the discipline of dance.

20. Photographic exhibition of several authors

Located in the corridors inside the theater.

21. MURAL CASA DEL TEATRO

Urban art painting by Susie Hammer, located on the facade of a house in front of the main facade of the theater.

22. HOLY WEEK MONUMENT

This work belongs to the young white image maker Jose María Molina Palazón, made in 2011. It is located on one side of the plaza of the school La Milagrosa.

23. VIRGIN OF THE PAJARICO

Sculpture carved in bronze by Antonio Campillo impregnated with the Italian influence made in 2006. It is located on the main facade of the school La Milagrosa.

24. PLAZA DE LAS ESTERAS

The Plaza de las Esteras is an artistic intervention made by Pedro Ortuño in 2010. It is located in the streets Doctor Marañón and Federico García Lorca. It consists of the creation of a hybrid public space, resulting from the interaction of the traditional physical space and the digital space.

25. THE VALLEY OF THE DELIGHTS AND THE SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD

Painting mural whose author is the white Luis Molina, made in 2005. It is located at the back of the Plaza de las Esteras.

26. DISCONNECTED

Photographic mural of Jesús Segura located on Avenida del Río Segura, on the facade of the old Mill. It was inaugurated in 2007 on the occasion of the week of the photography Blanca -Flash.

27. BULL

This sculpture represents the Blanca project, Villa del Toro aims to make the municipality a cultural reference around bullfighting and bull luck. Located on the side of the MUCAB building, on Avenida del Río Segura.

28. PEDRO CANO FOUNDATION

The Pedro Cano Foundation houses some of the best works of the artist from La Blanca and a collection of all kinds of paintings that make up about two thousand drawings, as well as being responsible for a large number of cultural activities in all the arts. It was inaugurated on November 11, 2010. It is located on Avenida del Río Segura.

29. PROTECTION: TRIBUTE TO FARMERS

Sculpture by JosepPedrós I Ginestar, from 2007, located on Avenida del Rìo Segura, which pays homage to farmers throughout the municipality.

30. NO TITLE

Work done in metal, one of the first made in this material by the author, Juan Asensio, in 2007. It is located next to the canoeing club on Avenida del Río Segura.

31. OUTDOOR CINEMA
32. WOLF
Mural of urban art belonging to the artist Kasia Rogowick.
33. THREE THANKS. INTERVENTION V
Borondo, 2014.
34. THE GREAT CAMPANA
ANTONI TÁPIES.
35.COLORADO
ANTHONY CANO.
36. A COSCOLETAS
ANTONIO CAMPILLO.
37.VILLAGE OF THE BOOK

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