1893 Joan Miró is born in Barcelona.
1907 He combines his studies at the Barcelona School of Commerce with classes at the Higher College of Industrial Arts and Fine Arts (La Lonja).
1911 To recover from an illness, he goes to stay at the family’s country home in the town of Mont-roig, in Tarragona.
1912 He studies at the art school of painter Francesc Galí, whose teaching methods make a great impact on the young artist.
Joan Miró in his studio, 1916 Francesc Serra, Arxiu Fotogràfic de Barcelona, Institut de Cultura de Barcelona.