Exhibition: ‘De tota la vida. El comerç emblemàtic de Barcelona’

Barcelona’s model of commerce is unique, as are the establishments which have formed part of it over the course of more than a century. Today, these iconic establishments, with their own brand and character, are a living testimony to our historical memory of commerce, which must undoubtedly be preserved. The exhibition ‘De tota la vida. … Continue reading Exhibition: ‘De tota la vida. El comerç emblemàtic de Barcelona’

Concert in support of childhood under threat

L’Auditori presents the ‘Festival Mozart’ concerts by the Barcelona Symphony Orchestra, in support of childhood under threat. Jan Willem de Vriend directs the OBC and will be accompanied on the violin by Giuliano Carmignola. Willem de Vriend knows the music of Mozart as well as anyone and will be offering the last three symphonies in … Continue reading Concert in support of childhood under threat

Bizet’s ‘Carmen’

This version of Georges Bizet’s famous opera Carmen features a symphony orchestra, soloists, a choir and a children’s choir. Over ninety artists will appear on stage during the two hour show, which includes an interval. Xavier Puig directs the Orquestra de Cambra Terrassa 48, which will be accompanied on stage by the Ballet Novaria dance … Continue reading Bizet’s ‘Carmen’

Family literature festival at the FLIC

‘Paraules que alimenten’ [words that nourish] is the slogan for the seventh edition of the Family Literature Festival at the FLIC Festival, which is being held at the Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB) and the Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA) on 4 and 5 February. This new edition of the festival links … Continue reading Family literature festival at the FLIC

Forty years of Indoor Trial

On 5 February, Barcelona gets this year’s FIM X-Trial World Championship under way in the city, where the discipline was first conceived in 1978. Since then, over the last 40 years, the total number of spectators the event has attracted tops 300,000. To celebrate the occasion, the Palau Sant Jordi will be setting up moveable … Continue reading Forty years of Indoor Trial

080 Barcelona Fashion

This fashion show started in 2007 as an event to showcase the work of independent designers, allowing them to display their latest creations over the course of five days. The show has gone on to become a benchmark in cutting edge design and fashion on an international level. This year some firms will be introducing … Continue reading 080 Barcelona Fashion