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Novelising Barcelona

If there are so many candidates for the great novel of Barcelona it is because the total book of the city is possibly yet to be written, or because the…

Barcelona. The wild side

Barcelona. Would you like a Barcelona that is only warm and cosy, Gaudinian, touristy, gastronomic…

Lucía and Lucas, the most popular baby names in Spain in 2017

If it's a girl, Lucía. If it's a boy, Lucas. These were the names most chosen by the…

BUSINESS&TALENT

Multinacionals a Barcelona

Multinationals choose Barcelona

Barcelona has been an outstanding entrepreneurial centre for the technology sector for several years now. This awakening has generated an ecosystem with companies, and especially talent, making the…

PAID POST

Five recommendations from Mark Tluszcz in #BStartupTalks by Banco Sabadell

Clarity, storytelling of the product, passion, modesty and swiftness. These are the ingredients of Mark Tluszcz’s recipe…

Inventing is a matter for but a few

Catalonia, followed by Madrid and the Basque Country, are the…

Avoiding Day 2 is Jeff Bezos’ obsession

Bezos always begins by reminding everyone that “it’s still the first day,” a…

10 lessons of communication we can learn from startups

The communication strategies of the new economy give us some tips on how to face successfully the unstoppable…

The seven lives of Europe’s fastest growing port

The Port of Barcelona is the city’s economic driving…

Pacha, from Ibiza to the whole world

The twin-cherry brand, originally established in Sitges in 1967 and…

The 70 functional (or metropolitan) urban areas in Spain according to their population

Spain has a total of 70 functional urban areas (AUF), or metropolitan areas,…

Top 12: Most influential people

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ARTS

What sound is there in the vicinity of a black hole? A rehearsal with Héctor Parra

Born in Barcelona in 1976, the son of a physicist, the composer passionately transmits the ideas…

Cruïlla takes it one step further

The festival redoubles its commitment to offering a wide variety…

Cruïlla Festival: international line-up, local soul

Jordi Herreruela has seen the festival grow from its first, humble years in Mataró to its powerful place on the scene in Barcelona today

The mark of Mixtur today and the tradition of the music of the future

The history of this radically current music goes back to the revolution of the vanguards, which…

What sound is there in the vicinity of a black hole? A rehearsal with Héctor Parra

Born in Barcelona in 1976, the son of a physicist, the composer passionately transmits the ideas…

CULTURAL EVENTS

DUCHAMP, MAGRITTE, DALÍ: REVOLUTIONARY ARTISTS FROM THE 20TH CENTURY

Three “revolutionary artists from the 20th century” are gathered together at the...

CULTURAL EVENTS

DUCHAMP, MAGRITTE, DALÍ: REVOLUTIONARY ARTISTS FROM THE 20TH CENTURY

Three “revolutionary artists from the 20th century” are gathered together at the...

Weightless music at Sónar

The Zero-Gravity Band is a project that asks questions and jumps forward in time to talk about music and art…

“Catalans have stopped seeing Flamenco Music as alien”

On the 17th of May, the Ciutat Flamenco festival programme will begin to…

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It rains in Barcelona

It’s not that it doesn’t know how to rain here, it’s that Barcelonians don’t know how to live with rain, and our manuals on seny i rauxa—the sanity and madness…

It rains in Barcelona

It’s not that it doesn’t know how to rain here, it’s that Barcelonians don’t know how to live with rain, and our manuals on…

Leyla Acaroglu: “The things we design, in turn, are the ones that design us”

Leyla Acaroglu is a designer and sociologist who has received several…

Spices and the birth of the modern world

At the beginning of the 14th century, Florentine merchant Francesco Balduccio Pegolotti wrote compiled a…

Spices and the birth of the modern world

At the beginning of the 14th century, Florentine merchant Francesco…

Bender seeks flatmate

What will the cities of the future be like? Can we make them more user-friendly for people? Can…

Flower attraction (III): roses

Roses are the flowers with the longest tradition and undoubtedly the ones with more love and…

Flower attraction (III): roses

Roses are the flowers with the longest tradition and undoubtedly…

Dits Petits: healing pictures

The 'Dits Petits' (Small fingers) association is currently composed by nearly twenty volunteer photographers moving around different Catalan hospitals. The mutual agreement between the association…