Breathtaking Aerial Shots Of Barcelona, Revealing The City’s Symmetry

Breathtaking Aerial Shots Of Barcelona, Revealing The City's Symmetry

Budapest Based photographer Marton Mogyorosy created a fascinating photo series called ‘Barcelona from Above’. What makes the photographs unique is the angle – the aerial view showcases the perfect symmetry of the city’s buildings, shores, and the sea. Continue reading »

Barcelona Opera House Plays First Post-Coronavirus Concert To Audience Of More Than 2000 Plants

Barcelona Opera House Plays First Post-Coronavirus Concert To Audience Of More Than 2000 Plants

Barcelona’s Gran Teatre del Liceu opera house reopened on Monday with a performance – its first since the easing of the coronavirus lockdown measures – to a unique audience of plants. Continue reading »

My Fucking Restaurant Is Open For Business In Barcelona, Spain

My Fucking Restaurant Is Open For Business In Barcelona, Spain

My Fucking Restaurant is a modern and elegant restaurant in Barcelona’s Raval where we can enjoy Mediterranean-style tapas and dishes. In this restaurant they bet on proximity produce to give a quality plus to the dishes, which are elaborated with all the skill and creativity of their young and daring cooks. Continue reading »

The Lost Photos Of Barcelona Give Up Their Secrets

After a 16-year search, the pioneering photographer behind a mysterious collection of images that have been hailed as ‘Spain’s response to the work of New York’s Vivian Maier’ is being celebrated in Barcelona.

The Lost Photos Of Barcelona Give Up Their Secrets

Tom Sponheim, from Seattle, visited Els Encants market during his trip to Barcelona in the summer of 2001. Whilst browsing the stalls, he stumbled across a box of brown envelopes containing a series of negatives. Due to a keen interest in old photography, Sponheim purchased the envelopes for the equivalent of $3.50. Continue reading »

Barcelona Floors: Photographer Inspires Us To Look Down And Discover City’s Culture

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While visitors to Barcelona are craning their necks towards the top of Sagrada Família, or looking out to sea at Barceloneta Beach, they might be missing one of the city’s most overlooked treasures — its floors. To tell the story of the historic Catalonian capital from the ground up, German photographer Sebastian Erras collaborated with Pixartprinting on the series Barcelona floors. The photographic report takes viewers on a visual journey through the city’s streets and landmarks, uncovering the intricate mosaic patterns and vibrant tile motifs native to the culture and community of the place. Continue reading »

FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona

FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona

Patrick Hausding and Stephan Feck of Germany compete in the men’s 3-meter synchro springboard preliminary competition at the FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday, July 23, 2013. (David J. Phillip/AP Photo) Continue reading »

Activist Group Performs for the Rights of Elephants in Barcelona

Activist Group Performs for the Rights of Elephants in Barcelona

An activist from the animal-rights group AnimaNaturalis takes part in a performance to mark the “International Day for the Rights of the Elephants” in front of Barcelona’s Zoo, on June 20, in Barcelona. (Lluis Genelluis Gene / AFP via Getty Images)

Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura in Barcelona

Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura in Barcelona

In 1973 Ricardo Bofill, famous Spanish architector, discovered a cement factory, part of an industrial complex from the turn of the century, comprising over 30 silos, underground galleries and huge engine rooms. He decided to transform it into his head office. Continue reading »

San Fermin Festival In Pamplona. PETA Protests. Corrida in Barcelona.

San Fermin Festival In Pamplona. PETA Protests. Corrida in Barcelona.

Spain celebrates a Saint Fermin (San Fermin Festival), traditionally takes place in the city of Pamplona. The main «enserro» is a bulls runs through the streets of the city. The ceremony of «Sanfermines” (Los Sanfermines) opened on Monday at noon with a traditional rockets launch from the City Hall balcony.

San Fermin Festival In Pamplona. PETA Protests. Corrida in Barcelona.

A day before, in Pamplona… PETA and Animas Naturalis had a bloody campaign against the entertainment in the days of the festival of St. Fermin. Dozens of people on the central square of the city poured paint on their bodies like blood. The aim of the activists – to ban corrida and street race with bulls.

San Fermin Festival In Pamplona. PETA Protests. Corrida in Barcelona.

Meanwhile, on 5th of July a corrida has started in Barcelona, the traditional season which begins in March and ends in October.

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