OUT & ABOUT

With lockdown over, there are plenty of great destinations to explore in Catalonia this summer

Quim Hereu
Painter and main proponent of Strambotism

“Art is a MIRROR of our consciousness”

How did the lockdown go, was it profitable and productive?It happened that I’d just started painting La Llibertat, the third part of the trilogy of the visual manifesto of Strambotism, when the Covid...

A unique archeological site next to the lake

Work on the Olympic facilities in Banyoles 30 years ago brought to light an amazing archaeological site. La Draga has made it possible to find out much about life in a Neolithic village 7,400 years ago

Consumption in the spotlight

Getting over the coronavirus pandemic is supposed to lead to more responsible habits, but with a potential economic crisis on the horizon the same efforts at sustainability cannot be expected of everyone

Books and roses till midnight

The publishing and flower sectors organising the Sant Jordi celebration put back from April 23 to July 23 due to the coronavirus crisis are working to install up to 300 stalls in Barcelona that will stay open until late

The Catalan Bonsai

A common trait among hierarchical societies is the purposeful infantilisation of servants. Slaves, housemaids and wives are treated as mentally deficient, denied any education beyond the most basic and...

Neil Stokes
THE LAST WORD
Neil Stokes

The shirt off my back

Barney Griffiths
THE CULTURAL TIGHTROPE
Barney Griffiths

Reclaim your heritage

Martin Kirby
HEADING FOR THE HILLS
Martin Kirby

Frida

Matthew Tree
Long-term resident
Matthew Tree

Lurkers

Barney Griffiths
THE CULTURAL TIGHTROPE
Barney Griffiths

Taking stock

Martin Kirby
HEADING FOR THE HILLS
Martin Kirby

Keeping quiet

Octavi Bono
Catalan Director General of Tourism

Many people will prefer natural spaces

Discovering Girona’s Jewish legacy

Three white villages and a castle

Amposta, the Ebre delta all year round

Ingrid Teixidor
Celler Oliveda

Ingrid Teixidor

Joan Mateu
Painter

Making the ordinary extraordinary

Basketmaker
Tortellà (Garrotxa)

Dani Iglesias

Actors, co-founders of escapade theatre
(Barcelona)

Sue Flack & Caspar

Anna Mallorquí
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Open and international

Laura Calçada
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A city of diversity

JULIETA SIEBER-GUARDIOLA
Julieta studied architecture at the ETSAB and moved to Switzerland in 1995.

A dynamic city

Dolors Ferrés López
Studie geology at the UAB and had her first job at the Natural Park of the Garrotxa Volcanic Zone.

City of eternal spring

A unique archeological site next to the lake

Consumption in the spotlight

Books and roses till midnight

SALVADOR MACIP
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“Covid-19 is a wake-up call”

Dr Montserrat Verdaguer
President of the Tom Sharpe Foundation and executor of the wirter's estate

Sharpe’s legacy

Douglas Suttle
Translator and publisher

Scratching a little deeper

Quim Hereu
Painter and main proponent of Strambotism

“Art is a MIRROR of our consciousness”

Jaume Ripoll
Cofounder and editorial director of Filmin

“We’re not in competition with cinemas”

In full view of the tombs

In full view of the tombs

English Hours is the irregular diary of the two years (1926 to 1928) that the historian Ferran Soldevila spent as a lecturer at Liverpool University

Zdgt and Bst

SHAKESPEARE: sex and angels

LOVE IN TIMES OF FASCISM

Wine cellar. ANNA VICENS

Wine route through D. O. Empordà

Basket
Text: CUINA MAGAZINE Photo: Anna García Frigola

A peach like no other

Wine cellar. ANNA VICENS

Wine route through...Tarragona

Basket
Text: CUINA MAGAZINE Photo: Anna García Frigola

Baix Llobregat cherries

Blockchain, far beyond bitcoin

The never-ending search for digital talent

Mar Gutiérrez-Colón
PHD in English Philology (URV) and head of the team developing the new Art of Reading application

Learning English through fun

Smart Heritage

Blanes, 2019
Photo: oriol duran

Make way for the Carnival King!

Horrorland, Cercs 2018
Photo: ACN

Are you ready for the fright of your life?

Festa major in Banyoles
Photo: Sara Cabarrocas

A cause for celebration

Llorenç del Penedès
Photo: Courtesy of town council

Night of fire and witches