Visitors to Barcelona, more often than not, come for the city’s historic Catalan architecture. But a new building on the horizon aims to usher the Spanish city into a new creative age. Surrounded by large gardens, Design Hub Barcelona rises as a structure of metal plates and glass. Located in the Glòries square in the […]
As part of a citywide movement, architects Manuel Ruisánchez and Francesc Bacardit repurposed a 100-year-old industrial building in Barcelona into a creative space. Located in the Sant Andreu district, the old Fabra & Coats textile mill has been reincarnated into the The Creation Factory, home to exhibits on the lower levels, incubator spaces on […]
In the midst of the metropolis of Barcelona emerge two of the world’s most re-known music & cultural festivals in Primavera & Sonar. Founded by Spaniards and held in their back yard, beyond just providing a playground for musicians, artists, fans, scientific entrepreneurs, and creatives of all walks to indulge their spirits, these festivals […]
We’ve already featured some of the 2013 Restaurant and Bar award winners like Höst from Denmark and London’s Atrium Champagne Bar. Our next featured winner, Barcelona ice-cream parlor Eyescream and Friends topped the Best Identity category.
Written by Guest Blogger Tara Lange Splash laundromat which is located in Barcelona and designed by Frederic Perers, looks more like an intergalactic night club rather than an eco-friendly place to wash your skivvies.
It is rare to find a place like this in Barcelona! Originally a textile workshop, the 1830 Sqft (170 square meters) space was fully redone and became a true NY style loft with large open spaces, high ceilings, large windows, structural beams in sight and the mix of wood and concrete for texture. The