- Territorial initiatives
Public demands backed by the Commissioner for protecting and encouraging the exercise of memory as a civil right of city residents.
Sants - Montjuïc
Dates: 03/05/2018 - 26/05/2018
This exhibition 'The Early Works of Francesc Boix' is a selection of the first photographs by the renowned "Mauthausen" photographer.
Sants - Montjuïc
Dates: 15/02/2018 - 21/02/2018
Venue: Sants Montjuïc district headquarters and Biblioteca Francesc Candel
Cycle of talks about Cooperativa Model of s. XX and the architectural heritage of Sants, and on the Francoist symbology in Sants-Montjuïc.
Horta - Guinardó
Dates: 21/10/2017 - 21/10/2017
Venue: Espai Jove Boca Nord
Espai Jove Boca Nord pays homage to the International Brigades, to mark the 79th anniversary of their send-off from Barcelona.
Dates: Since 28/09/2017
Venue: Centre Cívic El Coll - La Bruguera
Project to recover the working class memory of the neighbourhood by means of a website that will become an interactive documentary for learning about the collective memory of the people who worked at the old Editorial Bruguera.
Dates: 22/05/2017 - 22/05/2017
Venue: Bar Guixot del Raval (Riereta, 8)
Bar Guixot del Raval recalls the bar that occupied the same premises 40 years ago: laSal, a feminist bar-library and women’s publisher’s.
Dates: 28/03/2017 - 28/03/2017
Venue: Les Corts
Act in recognition of the work done by Elisabeth Eidenbenz, the founder and director of the Elna Maternity Home in Northern Catalonia (Pyrénées-Orientales, France).
Dates: Since 20/03/2017
Venue: Sant Antoni
Sant Antoni recalled how the neighbourhood was bombed by Italian planes on Franco’s orders in March 1938. The homage was organised by the Taula de Memòria Històrica de Sant Antoni, started with a talk by Dory Sontheimer and ended with candles being lit at the metro entrance in memory of the bombs’ victims.
Dates: 15/03/2016 - 15/03/2016
Venue: Placeta de Manel Ribé
To pay homage to the 36 people who died on 30 January 1938 in the course of an air raid by the fascist air forces, allies of Franco’s army. A new plaque remembering the victims was unveiled during the ceremony.
Dates: Since 17/02/2016
Venue: Bon Pastor
Bon Pastor’s cheap houses were built at the end of the 1920s and are a symbol of working-class tradition. To preserve this historical memory and some of the historical events that have affected them, such as the bombing in May 1937, the block squeezed between the Bellmunt, Barnola, Claramunt and Tàrrega streets will be restored and musealised.