The Documentation Center for Arts collects and divulges documentation material about contemporary visual arts: books, magazines, videos, artists’ portfolios and information about international organizations.
The materials are available for consultation at the Documentation Center for Arts reading room, as well as online through specific databases. These related data banks allow to carry out researches according to different criteria, as well as to view images of works of art and videos.
The Documentation Center for Arts comprises a specialized Library with over 4.000 titles including monographic catalogs, catalogs, essays, artists books and magazines; a Video Archive with more than 600 artists’ works and video documentations; and the Portfolio Archive with documentation material of more than 1.000 spanish artists.
Documentation Center for Arts collaborates with MACBA, MNAC, MHCAT, CRAI de la UB.