Urban planning and infrastructures. The water channel supplied the city for a thousand years.
Books. An exhaustive and richly documented study that includes photographs and unpublished documents form the time of Franco's occupation of Barcelona.
Books. The Book of Fountains. Water, climate and society in 17th-century Barcelona. A book published jointly with Editorial Afers that brings back and analyses a manuscript commissioned by the Consell de Cent.
Urban planning. The changes in the street name index also include more women’s names for streets and squares in the city.
La Model. La Model houses a new permanent exhibition with details on how the site is to be transformed into a hub for facilities, housing and a large city park while maintaining its heritage and historical memory.
Islam. Start of activities with the ‘History and Heritage’ round table and debate on 13 October at 5.30 pm.
Urban planning. The first projects to be implement will be an all-through school, a multi-purpose sports hall, the energy supply system and the memorial space.
Street names. The Barcelona Street Naming Commission today approved the introduction of five women’s names for streets and squares.
Democratic memory. The nine memorial cobblestones will be laid in front of the homes of each person they pay homage to.
The plan is set out in the government measure “Barcelona, Heritage City”, which is to be presented before the Full Council in its meeting of 29 April.
Street names. The changes in the street name index also seek to regain popular names used by local people in the city’s neighbourhoods.
Oriol Bohigas. The architect was a leading figure in urban planning in the city and the process to open it up to the sea, as well as the way Barcelona was presented to the world during the Olympic Games in 1992.
Urban planning. The announcement was made during the act of homage for the architect, who would have been 96.
Democratic memory. A new commemorative plaque has been installed at the Mercat de Canyelles.
LGBTI. Ceremony to mark thirty years since the death of Sonia Rescalvo Zafra, the transsexual woman murdered by a fascist group in 1991.
We look back at some of the most decisive spaces and stages in the evolution of the LGTBI movement, and pay tribute to the contributions made by different key figures.
Democratic memory. The change to the name of this street in Vallvidrera pays tribute to the teacher born in 1927.
Democratic memory. Up to now she had been running the Laurier’s Centre for Memory and Testimony Studies in Canada and had been a lecturer at a university in that country.
Historical Memory. Ceremony to unveil an information panel and a talk on 30 July, at the Convent de Sant Agustí community centre.
LGBTI. A working group will be set up on LGBTI democratic memory.
Democratic memory. The main activities in the cycle include the installation of plaques and information panels, routes and itineraries, debates, exhibitions, community art displays, murals and the publication of works.
The entire square located inside Parc de la Ciutadella and housing the bandstand where Sonia Rescalvo Zafra was murdered will be named after her.
Archives. The event should bring together over 3,000 people specialising in archives, record management and data management.
Culture and free time. The commemorative plaque was installed at the house where the poet and the cultural activist lived as a couple.
Photography. The exhibition for people to discover the photographic collections of the district archives will be on at various community centres over the course of 2021.
Democratic memory. The removal of the shield comes within the context of the commemoration of the 90th anniversary of the proclamation of the Second Republic.
Democratic memory. Commemorative information panels have been set up at three city spaces created during the Second Republic.
Feminism and women. The former Carrer de l’Almirall Aixada now bears the name of the founder of the Associació de Veïns de l’Òstia.
Democratic memory. The city’s districts host various activities from 13 to 18 April to mark the proclamation of the Second Republic.
Berta Cáceres memorial. The lectern was installed at a ceremony to mark International Women’s Day in the district of Sant Martí.
Democratic memory. The new website documents 1,322 air-raid shelters using an interactive map.
Feminism. Six outstanding women form the fields of teaching, literature and medicine will give their names to streets and squares in the city.
Feminism and women. The exhibition ‘Women Photographers in Barcelona’ is on in front of El Born CCM until June.
The journey that made possible the construction of Montjuïc's Poble Espanyol
Urban planning. The priority is to open up space for use by local people, preserve historical memory and create public housing, new facilities and a park.
City Council. A minute’s silence and a wreath in memory of all the victims of the 2017 terrorist attack along the Rambla.
Commemoration. Screenings and conferences on 30 July at The Born Cultural Centre.
Democratic memory. This year marks the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi concentration camps.
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.
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Democratic memory. The Nazi camps were liberated 75 years ago this year.
Democratic memory. ‘Auschwitz today, 75 years on’ is being held at El Born CCM and is the first of this year’s commemorative events.
Judaism. Pl. Sant Jaume will be the meeting point for the celebration with city residents.
The historical weight of anarcho-syndicalism in Barcelona
Democratic memory. The project will continue until 2021 and be a focus of attention and thought linking Barcelona with the German capital.
Democratic memory. Ceremony for justice, responsibility and gratitude towards volunteers from around the wold who fought to defend republican values.
Culture and free time. This artistic project by the MUHBA offers a means of interpreting history by interrogating architecture, neighbourhoods and landscapes.
Democratic memory. El Born CCM is hosting a string of activities and cultural practices rooted in everyday life and the local territory from 13 to 19 October.
This Friday, 11 October, an event to mark the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots will be held at the Barcelona LGBTI Centre.
Catalan National Day. The political scientists Rainer Huhle will be analysing migration policies in Europe since the construction of the Berlin Wall.
Democratic memory. The memorial complex was proposed by local residents, several organisations and associations and former inmates.
Air-raid shelters built under the dictatorship once the Civil War had ended have been located and documented.
City Council. The Care and Assessment Unit for People Affected by Terrorism (UAVAT) has helped 210 people affected by the terrorist attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils.
Urban planning. Three new windows in the wall allow passers-by to read the verse “Más allá de los muros, la calle”, painted in the courtyard.
History. The fourth edition of Arqueoborn includes training sessions and guided visits.
Memory. The remains will be returned to their families if their identity can be ascertained.
Urban planning. The goal is to preserve historical memory, open up a space which is current enclosed, create green space and introduce facilities and public housing.
Memory. The event represented the first meeting in Barcelona of the children and other descendants of women deported to the concentration camp.
Memory programmes. A memorial plaque remembers the workers’ mobilisation which achieved the eight-hour working day.
Memory. Underground structures located from the unfinished metro project below C/ Nou de la Rambla from 1931.