Barcelona colors sobre gris

    There is nothing better for discovering Barcelona is a city full of light and colours than drawing it on grey paper. Ilustrated by Juan Linares.

  • Memòries del confinament

    Memories of the lockdown

    We’re Building a collective memory of the lockdown with a participatory documentary collection.

  • El meu Sant Jordi t’espera

    Sant Jordi at home

    This year’s Sant Jordi will be different for all of us. For everybody’s safety, we’ll be spending 23 April at home.

  • 'Topografia de la destrucció' Els bombardeigs de Barcelona durant la Guerra Civil (1936-1939)

    The fascists’ aerial bombings

    With images from the Filmoteca de Catalunya (Laya Films, 1938), we present this book that documents the most complete and exhaustive census of the bombardments over Barcelona during the Civil War.


  • "Barcelones" de Vázquez Montalbán, 30 anys després

    'Barcelones' de Vázquez Montalbán, thirty years after

    Presentation in the garden of Carrer Elisabets in the Raval district of the new edition of Barcelones, by Manuel Váz

  • Altell Il·lustrat - Obra de Miguel Bustos

    New illustration at Sala Ciutat

    Sala Ciutat is a bookshop that specialises in books about the city of Barcelona as well as a gallery for illustrators to display their work in the “Altell Il·lustrat”.

  • Aplicació i realitat augmentada del llibre 345 MANERES DE VIURE (A) BARCELONA

    345 ways of living (in) Barcelona

    Architectural spaces in Barcelona. Over 262,000 people have visited the first six editions of the 48h Open House BCN festival, now available in photos and videos.

  • "Barcelona ciutat de llibre", una relació literària inseparable

    Barcelona and literature, a relationship that has transformed society

    Barcelona, ciutat de llibres relates the close relationship between the city and the literary world, and how books have helped create new public spaces. 

  • La Sala Ciutat renova la imatge

    The Sala Ciutat renews its image

    Joan Negrescolor is the artist whose work is currently on display at the Altell Il·lustrat, a space where the city’s illustrators can exhibit their art and which is updated twice a year: for the Mercè and for Sant Jordi.

  • La ciutat dels mil símbols

    The city of a thousand symbols

    This new book, Barcelona, ciutat simbòlica, published by Barcelona City Council, examines the city’s iconic monuments, images and streets.

  • Un homenatge a divuit poetes oblidats

    A homage to eighteen forgotten poets

    Poesia contracultura Barcelona is an illustrated anthology of eighteen poets from the 1970s and 80s, who are no longer living.

  • Explorem Barcelona!

    Let’s explore Barcelona!

    For all the family! Thirty-five missions and riddles to be solved. Follow the routes, scan the QR codes and discover the secrets of Barcelona. Collect points as you go and earn your super explorer certificate!