Caixa Forum Social and cultural centre Monday to Friday: 10.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays and holidays: to 10.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m. Av. de Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8 08038 Barcelona Tel. +34 93 476 86 00. Fax. +34 93 476 86 35 Metro Plaza Espanya The CaixaForum Social and Cultural Centre is … [Read more...]
There is always something new to check out in Barcelona particularly if it involves the arts, cuisine, music or design. A few things off the beaten tourism track for those who have already seen most of the regular attractions before include the old textile factory, Tecla Sala, which has been transformed into a huge library and gallery with works by national and international artists. Also worth visiting is the NIU, a centre for media and audio-visual art with an exhibition room which also organises live music events, conferences and workshops. Kowasa GalleryA is an essential must-see for anyone who enjoys photography for its displays of historical and modern photography. Whether you’re looking for luxury accommodation or on a budget rent barcelona apartment are located all over the city close to popular attractions and the night life venues. Iguapop Gallery is open and spacious and known for its tolerance on exhibiting art other galleries might not be so keen on which is particularly refreshing, whilst the Wax Museum is enjoyable for a cold day to keep the kids amused with a eclectic mix of characters on show such as 19th-century composers standing next to ET and Lady Di!
Be part of art! Barcelona counts with many interesting museums and lots are well worth a vist, but usually the time and the budget for museum visits are limited during a holdiday. But for art lovers and those really interested into visting at least the 7 leading art centres in Barcelona, there is the Art Ticket available. The Art Ticket is … [Read more...]
The annual World Press Photo Exhibition is the best known of World Press Photo's activities. First and foremost, World Press Photo is known for organizing the world's largest and most prestigious annual press photography contest. Prizewinning photographs are assembled into a traveling exhibition that is visited by over two million people. A … [Read more...]
The Innovation Festival Barcelona (IF Barcelona), organised by BCD Barcelona Design Centre, is an initiative promoted by the European Commission as part of the PRO INNO Europe initiative, aimed at raising awareness about the crucial role that creativity, design and innovation can play in the progress and development of society and in enhancing … [Read more...]
The magic fountain is a spectacular display of colour, light, motion, music and water acrobatics - if you mix all these elements together in just the right combinations, you end up with pure magic! The magic fountain is a "must see" when you come to Barcelona and highly recommended. First performance of the Magic Fountain in 1929 for the … [Read more...]