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STONES AND HUNTS

The exhibition “Stones and huts.  Dry stone constructions introduce us to the exciting world of heritage which has been forgotten throughout the years:  Stone constructions without bindings, an ancestral technique with ancient origins have remained in many areas of our region in the form of walls, cabins and huts.  It is strange that there is…

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AAMELAT SOURIYAT, until 11/7/21

“Aamelat Souriyat, Syrian day laborers sheltering in the Bekaa Valley” is a documentary photographic exhibition by Eva Parey on migratory movements and their effects on the lives of women and children. The Bekaa Valley is a fertile region in eastern Lebanon where Syrian women and girls work daily in precarious conditions. For more information you…

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Colombia, exhibition until 5/4/21

This exhibition takes place in the context of the armed conflict in Colombia and the peace negotiations between the FARC and the Colombian government which led to the end of 52 years of war in November 2016. The journalist and photographer Javier Sulé, who has spent a lot of time in this country, wishes to…

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L’ENVELAT, exhibition until 20/12/20

The “Envelats”, the old traditional festival tents of Catalonia, hereafter called as Catalan marquees, have been a cultural phenomenom with important relevance in Catalan society for almost a century and a half. Arising in the context of profound social changes during the early decades of the nineteenth century, as a result of the great affection…

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LA NOVA CANÇÓ, THE PEOPLE’S VOICE

Nova Cançó became, in the 1960s, the voice of the Catalan Countries. While the dictatorship of Francisco Franco subjects the country to severe repression and imposes a harsh persecution of its own language. This artistic movement projects its struggle to the world as an exemplary model of the commitment of the singers of a community…

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GROUPS GUIDED VISITS

Discover the Museum in a different way A group visit to discover this unique facility and understand the importance of tourism in different areas such as the social, cultural or economic arena. The route will explain each of the rooms of the Museum and interpret the contents in order to create debate and interest for…

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PATUFET, ON ETS? AURELI CAPMANY (1868-1954)

Aureli Capmany Farrés Aureli Capmany Farrés was born in Barcelona on 26 February 1868 in the former Joan de Montjuïc Street in the Born district, the son of a couple newly arrived in the city who ran a basket store and workshop. His father, Pau Capmany, came from Rubí while his mother, Maria Farrés, was…

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TEMPORAL EXHIBITION: “Women: fictions and realities”

EXHIBITION TEMPORAL “Women: fictions and realities is an exhibition that sets out to expose a historical interference which is still present in women’s lives: the conflictive, awkward and complex relation between the regulatory models of femininity, propagated by the audiovisual media with mass audiences, and their own realities, constructed under the pressure of sexism and…

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