The Museum of Design houses the collections of decorative, textiles and graphic arts, product design and fashion of Barcelona. The museum shares headquarters with the FAD (Foment de les Arts i del Disseny) and BCD (Barcelona Design Centre) and together they form the Design Hub Barcelona, promoter of events, exhibitions and conferences around knowledge economy, creativity and innovation.
In Puig and Cadafalch commemorates the 150th anniversary of his birth and the centenary of access to the presidency of Catalonia from the government of the Commonwealth. The Museum of Design also joins this cultural and civic event with the present exhibition, in which the photographer Ramon Manent and Rodon (1948), specialized in art and mataroní image as Puig and Cadafalch himself, offers us his particular vision of the architect's work. The camera of Manent gives us to know some…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 »