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Exhibitions A new exhibition reveals how the Barcelona Superblock Plan is set to change the appearance of some of the citys streets, transforming them into green hubs and squares full of life. Més informació

99+ IMAGINARIS

From 08/05/2022 to 31/05/2022

Exhibitions The exhibition ends on June 22, 2022. 99+ Imaginaries, presents drawings of the city of Barcelona  produced in 2022 designed by architects from different generations, cultures and classes from around the world who invite us to redefine the conditions of our present to achieve a fairer and more sustainable future. Through the drawings on display we want the visitor to think about the future of Barcelona’s architecture and urbanism with bold imagination and radical optimism. The exhibition opens on May 8, 2022 at 12.00 at the Fundació Enric Miralles in Barcelona, ​​followed by a public debate moderated by Eva Franch and Josep Maria Montaner with participants from 99+ Imaginaries in the Model installation Occupy the center with the word in the Plaça Reial at 18.00h. Més informació

Queer de Triomf

From 05/05/2022 to 30/06/2022

Augmented reality The Arc de Triomf, as a classic symbol of victory, is reinvented through this augmented reality to offer a new cultural-pride symbol in homage to the thousands of uncelebrated victories of the LGBT community which have represented a monumental change towards the acceptance of various expressions of gender and sexual identity in Catalonia. The project has been made possible thanks to ANF Studio, based in London and run by Adam Nathaniel Furman in collaboration with Sacha Hickinbotham. Més informació

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Industrial Obelisks: Smokestacks/BCN

From 02/04/2022 to 05/07/2022

Exhibitions Industrial Obelisks presents the first complete photographic survey of Barcelona’s conserved smokestacks. It explores what their presence tells us about the industrial history and contemporary transformation of the city. Més informació

Exhibitions Want to see a photo exhibition that promises to be spectacular? At the headquarters of the "Agrupació Fotogràfica de Catalunya" you can enjoy the exhibition “MDD-BCN The Architectural Match” by the photographer and architect “Ei POiNT”. You will be able to see 39 photographs captured with large format and high quality cameras on display. Més informació

Beyond Clotet

From 02/05/2022 to 31/05/2022

Debates Beyond Clotet is a series of videos of 4 minutes each one on the work of Lluis Clotet   Més informació

Exhibitions Since 1988, the network of the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award has reported on the ground and highlighted the works of architecture that have the greatest impact on our ways of life. This exhibition shows a selection of an important group of projects from these two cities. Models, photographs, texts and audiovisual materials tell the particular stories of these architectures that build places for social interaction. Més informació

Exhibitions Entendiendo que la arquitectura es una obra coral, la exposición es un manifiesto en contra de la figura tradicional del arquitecto como único miembro pensante y padre soltero de sus obras. Como podremos observar, esta es una muestra que ejemplifica como el arquitecto debe dejar de reivindicar su individualidad y empezar a cooperar con otras personas y a estar orgulloso de ello. Més informació

Installations Visita virtual al Dipòsit de regulació d’aigües pluvials del Parc de Joan Miró Més informació

VEUS MODEL: 0.1 Architects and urban planners

From 05/05/2022 to 15/05/2022

Itineraries This walk takes place under the guidance of architects and urban planners who occupy, or have occupied, important posts in the city’s construction. They explain Barcelona's urban history in detail, including the panot (paving stone) design, the reason for the ring roads, the opportunity provided by superblocks and future possibilities. With Vicente Guallart, Josep Bohigas and Aurora López. Més informació

VEUS MODEL: 0.1 Neighbours

From 05/05/2022 to 15/05/2022

Itineraries This walk is designed to bring the voices of local residents from the ring roads to Model visitors, without any need for walking.  With the voices of: Project developed by: Eva Franch i Gilabert, Nora Haddad and José Luis de Vicente, with the support of Núria Bayo and Eudald Espluga.  Més informació

Colon-ising Port

From 05/05/2022 to 30/06/2022

Augmented reality The ON-A architecture studio proposes transforming the Columbus monument at Port Vell into an enormous tree that will be a symbol of access from La Rambla to a new imaginary park: the Parc Blau. Transforming a historical monument that exists merely to be observed, and that speaks to us of a colonisation that took place in another era brings a new “Colon-isation” [Columbus in Spanish is Colón]. We can observe the Arbre Colon-itzador [Colon-ising Tree], a symbol of the ports openness towards the city, something full of biodiversity that everyone can enjoy and visit. Més informació

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Between Generations
Between Cultures
Between Species
Between Materials
Between Classes