On February 16, 2012, Their Royal Highnesses Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia of Asturias attended the opening of the 31st Edition of the Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo ARCO Madrid in Madrid, Spain.
The royal couple were accompanied by the Minister of Education, Culture and Sport, Mr. José Ignacio Wert, the Mayor of Madrid, Ms. Ana Botella, and the ambassadors of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Spain, Mr. Peter Paul Van Wulfften, the Portuguese Republic in Spain, Mr. Álvaro Mendonça and the Arab Republic of Egypt, Mr. Ayuman Zaineldine.
During their visit Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia viewed various artworks including two by the late Catalan artist, Antoni Tàpies, who passed away on February 6, 2012.
To learn more about Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo ARCO Madrid please click here.
Click the links below to watch a video as well as to view photos.
- VIDEO (in Spanish)
- Gallery One
- Gallery Two
Source and photo courtesy of Casa de Su Majestad el Rey