Posts tagged as "Barcelona"
32nd International Comics Fair of Barcelona

32nd International Comics Fair of Barcelona

A spectacular edition of Spain’s most important comics festival The comic strips lovers have an unmissable event in Barcelona from 15th until 18th of May in the fairground of Montjuic where once again the International Comics Fair will take place. It is the most important comic strips festival in Spain and one of Europe’s oldest...
A3bandas fills with art the galleries of Madrid and Barcelona

A3bandas fills with art the galleries of Madrid and Barcelona

A3bandas is a project taking place until the 24th of May in the galleries of Madrid and Barcelona. This proposal intends to reinforce the links between the galleries, the commissioners, the artists and, of course, the public. The most significant ones are the exhibitions in the galleries García and Rafael Pérez Hernando in Madrid, with the works of the...
Primavera Sound – a music geek’s guide for survival

Primavera Sound – a music geek’s guide for survival

183 concerts, 8 stages, 3 days, 2 tired legs, 1 long wishlist A music geek’s guide for survival, clash & crisis management, and what you should discover Thousands around the world held their breaths on a cold evening late-January, as Line-up the movie finally put an end to end the mystery surrounding that pressing question...
OFFF – The Big Feast of The Post-Digital Culture Returns to Barcelona

OFFF – The Big Feast of The Post-Digital Culture Returns to Barcelona

More than a decade ago, a young visionary Héctor Ayuso had the revolutionary idea of organizing a festival for the digital design lovers. In this way, around the year 2000, the Online Flash Film Festival emerged, known as the OFFF, an encouraging event that with the passing of the years has come to top European...
OFFF Barcelona 2014 - Let’s feed the future

OFFF Barcelona 2014 – Let’s feed the future

The transgressive festival returns to Barcelona If you love design and you don’t want to miss out, get your diary out and highlight the 15th, 16th and 17th of May whichever way you prefer: smoke signals, geometric shapes… (you are the artist and it´s your schedule). The aim is that you remember that OFFF, The...
MUTEK [ES] – Repercussions of a Near-Perfect Festival

MUTEK [ES] – Repercussions of a Near-Perfect Festival

The silver lining of a fashionably late festival chronicle is the opportunity it affords to see the calm after the storm. Highlights have already made the headlines, and headlines have defined the highlights. Certain points were emphasized for public attention, and everything else has started to mold into an individual aftertaste. When a forward-thinking, innovative...
Amaia Arrazola

Amaia Arrazola

Amaia Arrazola began as an art director in advertising agencies. She was not aware that her path would not be entirely predictable. She fell in love with drawing after traveling to Paris; Amaia realized that she still had things to discover. A change of scene from Madrid to Barcelona became her door to the world...
Jaleo Punto Cero Bar

Jaleo Punto Cero Bar

If you walk through the picturesque neighbourhood of Raval, you may be lucky enough to come across Jaleo Bar, located on the diagonal of the MACBA. Jaleo is a Mediterranean food bar in the heart of Barcelona. A place that will conquer you if you love good food and cultural events. Patricia, one of the...
Human footprints on digital ground

Human footprints on digital ground

Open your mind, and prepare to expect a lot more than bright lights and thumping beats… Visuals that are integral parts of the musical narrative, playful mixing and matching of the digital, analog, words, movement, lights, sounds, performances in which audio tracks are deconstructed, ripped into pieces only to be played with and reconstructed live,...
Death Lane

Death Lane

Beto deAlva is one of the members of the group Death Lane / The Black Mass, a project that was created to document the fixed gear scene in Barcelona. They have a website and a fanzine, and they also organize races (some more legal than others). They do it for the sake of art. Well,...
Fantastik

Fantastik

Fantastik bazaar is a window to other cultures, a place in Barcelona where you can find all kinds of curious objects that have been rescued. This shop opened its doors in 2005 in an old art gallery in the Gothic neighbourhood. Since 2009 it has been located in a larger place near the Plaza Universitat....
The rebirth of furniture

The rebirth of furniture

The term vintage comes from the old French vendage, a term used by wine merchants in the past to talk about the wine produced with the best harvests. A long time after, the meaning of the expression has been extended to any antique product of quality, thus creating a market of refined items in a...