imagen del programa Harriak. Diseño: Gorka Eizagirre


poster of the HALO exhibition in Arenatzarte, within the HARRIAK programme

HALO es un acrónimo en inglés High Altitude-Low Opening (Gran altitud-Baja apertura) para designar...

Mar Torre-ren irudia Erromantiko erakusketarako

Cady Noland tells a story something like this: a child is going down a New York street eating an ice cream and smashes it against a phone booth...

picture by Ignacio Sáez, Colostrum
May 7, 2016 - May 21, 2016
picture of the exhibition Cuando el arte es una forma de comportamiento...

The action is the present. Every object denotes a previous action, manufacture or production. The action can be seen and heard in the audiovisual realm.

HALO erakuskeraren kartela, Lekeitioko Barandiaran Aretoan
June 4, 2016 - June 19, 2016
photo of María Muriedas for the exhibition Zabor Zuria

Zabor zuria is the Basque translation of the English term white trash...


harriak 2016

Coordination: Lydia Lomas

HARRIAK is a contemporary art programme aimed at enabling new spaces for mediation, exhibition and artistic dissemination. 
The programme is implemented through various exhibition rooms belonging to cultural centres in the Basque Country and involves the participation of emerging artists and mediators. 

HARRIAK is an initiative by eremuak aimed at creating a context that is sensitive to contemporary creative practices in small towns and at providing visibility for artistic work and mediation processes.

Video of the HARRIAK 2016 round table.

Presentation shown during the HARRIAK 2016 round table.


Programme 2016

ARENATZarte (Gueñes, Bizkaia)
HALO exhibition
6-29 May

Micaela Portilla (Dulantzi, Araba)
Erromantiko exhibition
7-21 May

Barandiaran aretoa room (Lekeitio, Bizkaia)
HALO exhibition
4-19 June

ARENATZarte (Gueñes, Bizkaia)
Cuando el arte es una forma de comportamiento (When art is a form of behaviour) exhibition
1-31 July

Kulturate (Arrasate, Gipuzkoa)
Zabor zuria exhibition
in October

Bastero Kulturgunea Cultural Centre (Andoain, Gipuzkoa)
Esku azpi begi-Ojo para mano (Eye for hand) exhibition
11 November - 30 December