Commerce and markets. A new municipal publication on historical establishments in the city.
Culture. The Literapolisbcn app offers literary gymkhanas to boost reading and familiarity with the city, particularly among teenagers.
Fairs. Catalan institutions and publishers have consolidated their joint stand at the Frankfurt International Book Fair, which is taking place from 11 to 15 October, in order to raise awareness about Barcelona and Catalonia's...
La Mercè. The local festival spreads to all the city’s neighbourhoods, with a special focus on the Icelandic capital and a tribute at the start of the fireworks and music spectacular for the victims of the attack on La Rambla.
The book ‘Colles de diables de Barcelona’ comes with texts by Xavier Cordomí and illustrations by Juanolo. The book will be presented at Espai 4 of the Palau de la Virreina, on Wednesday 26 February at 7 pm.
Architecture. The book “345 ways of living (in) Barcelona”, published by the Barcelona City Council, shows what it is like to live in the city today using the buildings showcased in the 48h Open House Barcelona Festival.
Barcelona Metròpolis. Is it possible to build more humane cities? The articles of the main dossier try to ask to this question. You will find this and much more in number 102 of Barcelona Metròpolis magazine.
Literature. The event is on from 7 to 11 November and offers a programme of activities which brings together over thirty writers, professors and actors.
Cultural facility. The premises reopen as a bookshop specialising in the city and as a venue promoting local illustrations.
Picture. You can now enjoy three books on Barcelona in sketches. Three very different artistic styles that show us an original and surprising city.
Culture. Published by Barcelona City Council and written by Ricard Mas, ‘Dalí i Barcelona’ looks at the artist’s relationship with the city, with numerous new insights.
Awards The essay "Barcelona Supermodel" has won the 2016 Ciutat de Barcelona Award, in the History of Barcelona category.