Björk digital

Björk Digital is on at the CCCB as from 14 June. This immersive virtual reality exhibition is currently touring the world and offers an insight into the creative universe of the Icelandic artist. The 90 minute journey, devised by Björk herself along with leading visual artists, presents installations inspired by her latest album, Vulnicura. A very…

Blues Night at the Poble Espanyol

The most outstanding bands on the national blues scene will be turning the picnic areas at the Poble Espanyol into a luxury stage set. Thirteen live acts will offer the audience the best in blues, outdoors, and with a limited capacity and a relaxed setting with a bar. This is the fourth year running the…

Open-air film at the Sala Montjuïc

Once again this year, the Santa Eulàlia moat at Montjuïc Castle is the scene for the Sala Montjuïc, an open-air cinema offering the public the chance to enjoy a picnic on the grass and concerts before film screenings. This year’s selection of films includes La Propera pell, La La Land, Spotlight, El Apartamento, Captain Fantastic and Omar. On 28 July there will…

The OBC moves to the beach

Barcelona is celebrating Music Day with a string of activities around the city. Once again this year one of the highlights is the free concert at the Sant Sebastià beach on 21 June by the Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya (OBC). The programme includes Ravel’s Boléro, Shostakovich’s Festive Overture, as well as El cant dels…

Evening meals with the stars at the Observatori Fabra

The Observatori Fabra once again makes use of its privileged vantage point on the side of Tibidabo mountain this year to hold the now traditional ‘Sopars amb Estrelles’, evening sessions where gastronomy and astronomy combine. The stargazing meals will take place from Tuesday to Sunday, from June to October. The sessions include talks on topics…

Music in the Parks

An enjoyable series of free open-air concerts are being offered up until the end of August as part of the 22nd edition of the Music in the Parks season, with classical music, jazz and groups performing in the city’s parks and gardens. The series offers classical music concerts, jazz, performances by the Barcelona Municipal Band…

Cruïlla Barcelona

The line-up for the Cruïlla 2017 is headed by Jamiroquai, Pet Shop Boys, Two Door Cinema Club and The Prodigy. The music festival also features Catalan groups such as El Petit de Cal Eril, Txarango, Love of Lesbian, Oques Grasses and Dorian. Other outstanding artists performing at the Parc del Fòrum include The Lumineers, Ani…