Spirituality. Secularisation has seen a decline in religion, but not in spirituality. New ways are emerging for people to explore an inner world. What do personal fulfilment and wellness bring, and what pitfalls do they hide?
Culture. The first edition pays homage to science-fiction classics such as Douglas Adams and Stanisław Lem, who has an exhibition devoted to him at the Ignasi Iglésias - Can Fabra library.
Food. The book Everyone to the table! Portraits of the sustainable food ecosystem of a Barcelona in transformation contains a diverse range of around thirty different initiatives and proposals that are conceived to bring us towards a...
The current food system is contributing to environmental degradation and does not guarantee healthy or sufficient nutrition for everyone. What has to be changed to achieve healthy, fair and sustainable food?
The anecdotal history of Barcelona written by Manuel Vázquez Montalbán.
Sketching book. Through each sketcher's individual style, using ink, pencil, or watercolours, these urban cartoonists capture the city in action and transfer it to their sketchbooks.
Sant Jordi. A safe, decentralised and crowd-free Sant Jordi, from 21 to 23 April.
Publication of the book ‘Encants i miralls de Barcelona. Memòria gràfica dels Encants Fira de Bellcaire’
A journey into the past and present, through the most curious and important markets, with photos taken by Rafael Vargas and texts prepared by Victoria Bermejo, Josep Bohigas, Oscar Guayabero, Enric H. March and Rafael Vargas.
Climate emergency. Barcelona Metròpolis discusses the fight against climate change, a challenge that requires us to rethink the city.
Literature. Want to discover the experimental poetry of Joan Brossa and other European and American writers? The Book 'The Net in the Forest: Joan Brossa and Experimental Poetry, 1946–1980', edited by Eduard Escoffet, will allow you...
Covid-19. We at Barcelona Metròpolis magazine have asked ourselves how global cities such as Barcelona have been affected by the Coronavirus crisis and how they will be affected in future. The dossier “The city after the pandemic”...
Literature. The book ‘Barcelona: títol provisional’ offers a chance to rediscover the city’s most literary side through writers who have made Barcelona the main character in their work.
City Council. An archive of the most recent images depicting life under lockdown, essential services, neighbourhoods, culture and traditions in the city, all available for citizens to view and make use of.
The goal is also to enable city residents to leave behind a record of what in a few years’ time will be worth remembering, going beyond what the media or official sources say.
COVID-19. This year’s event is highly unusual and supports neighbourhood bookshops.
Culture. Take a stroll around the streets of the city guided by these Barcelona writers, some born here and others adopted by the city.
Covid-19. Open to anyone who wishes to express themselves freely and respectfully, it will be collecting messages sent online and by post.
Economy. Some lessons that we have learned from the 2008 crisis and which we can apply to the current health and social emergency, in the dossiers of the “‘Barcelona Metròpolis” magazine.
Read, from home, the dossiers, articles, and interviews from the Barcelona Metròpolis magazine, which invites you to reflect on and think critically about everything that happens in the city.
Company. We propose a read for reflection. The dossier "The Generational Gap" by Barcelona Metrópolis magazine addresses the challenges faced by young people in comparison with previous generations.