Since a few years now the city finally has with Barcelona Design Hub a space at the height of its obsession with design. The building houses the design museum and festivals and conferences for creative innovation are held there. Occasional design themed exhibitions in the galleries of the city and museums dedicated to arts and crafts complete the offer.
POBLENOU OPEN NIGHT 2017 THE APPOINTMENT WITH ART AND CREATIVITY Reserve on November 24 from 7pm to 1am in your diaries because the new edition of Poblenou Open Night is here! A day where art and creativity will be the fundamental pillars, around which will revolve the activities that will be organized together with the different entities that make up the creative community of Poblenou. In addition to all the spaces that collaborate with the open day of the Poblenou…Find out more »
The exhibition Adolf Loos. Private Spaces presents, for the first time in Spain, a vast display of the work of this outstanding figure in Viennese architecture, a pioneer in the debate between spaces in public and private life. The show highlights the aesthetic revolution led byLoos (1870-1933) when, in the Austrian capital at the turn of the twentieth century, he rebelled against the Viennese Secession, proposing economy in architectural construction and design, reviving the classical column and facing and the…Find out more »
The Arts and Crafts movement, linked to design and decorative arts, was born in Great Britain around 1880 and it was developed until the First World War. It spread rapidly throughout America and Europe until reaching Japan. Its maximum ideologist was the artist and writer William Morris (1834-1896) and took its name from the Arts and Crafts Exhibition Society, founded in London in 1887. +infoFind out more »