This old Poblenou factory welcomes visual artists for residencies and is known for its creative freedom, reappropriation of analogue technology and development of community projects.
Centre for the creation of dance and performing arts
The former Renoir cinema in Les Corts has been repurposed as a centre for the creation of dance that specialises in artistic practices involving the body and movement.
This cultural centre owes its name to the Ivanow paint factory which was once housed in the same building. The activity of the centre focuses on residencies, supporting theatre companies and assisting them with the development of artistic projects.
Fabra i Coats
Performing arts, music and sound research, visual arts, multimedia creation or audiovisual creation.
The old thread and textile factory Fabra i Coats, an iconic building that is deeply rooted in the history of the Sant Andreu neighbourhood, has become a space for artistic creation in multiple disciplines.
Tantarantana is a centre for theatrical creation and performance that hosts and supports theatre companies to allow them to develop their research and creation processes. It is a breeding ground for mutual understanding that works through a focus on the neighbourhood, the city and new audiences.
La Central del Circ
By the sea under the large solar panel in el Fòrum, La Central del Circ welcomes circus artists and circus arts creators from around the world and supports their projects.
Ateneu Popular 9 Barris
Circus, puppetry, music, theatre and more.
The circus, understood as a tool for social transformation, within a collective project directly managed by its neighbours and other neighbourhood entities.
Escenari Joan Brossa
All performing arts (text-based theatre, movement arts, physical theatre, puppetry, magic, music, etc.).
Between the 15th and the 19th centuries coins were minted here, now it is a creation centre for performing arts with a focus on poet Joan Brossa and his artistic legacy.
Plastic arts / Visual arts / Sound arts / Multimedia arts / Free software and hardware / BioArt / Research
The Can Ricart industrial complex in the Poblenou neighbourhood is home to Hangar, an open centre devoted to artistic research and production that provides support to creators and artists.
Creation and research in the field of dance and performing arts
The old factory complex of the Dutch manufacturer Philips hosts this centre for body- and movement-based creation intended for dance and performing arts research.
Playwriting and performing arts
Once the old headquarters of the worker’s cooperative, Pau i Justícia is now the home of theatrical authors; a centre devoted to creation, training and experimentation; and a meeting point for playwrights and other creators of the stage.