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The Troupe Yakov Ekk, from Russia, made impossible stunts on horses (by C. Marchesi)

27 February 2013 06:31 PM

Figueres, International Circus Capital

The magic of circus descended on Figueres last week. Over a long weekend, this town in northern Catalonia, close to the French border and the Costa Brava, hosted the second edition of the International Circus Festival. The event is unique due to...
A caption from the anti-slavery animated documentary film 'Slavar' (by ACN / Slavar)

26 February 2013 07:20 PM

Animac, the International Animated Movie Exhibition of Catalonia, is ready to roll

The 17th edition of the International Animated Movie Exhibition of Catalonia, Animac, will take place once again in the Catalan city of Lleida, in western Catalonia. From the 28th of February to the 3rd of March, Lleida will become the capital...
Ildefonso Falcones at his lawyers buffet with the translations of his book on a February evening (by C. Roig)

14 February 2013 07:07 PM

Ildefonso Falcones: “If ‘Cathedral of the Sea’ had not been published, I could not have done the same effort again”

A week before Ildefonso Falcones’ third novel ‘The Barefoot Queen’ goes on sale, CNA interviews the Barcelona lawyer that became internationally acclaimed in 2006 thanks to his best-selling debut ‘Cathedral of the Sea’. The novel, set...
A caption from 'La Plaga' (by El Kinògraf)

13 February 2013 07:25 PM

Catalan film director Neus Ballús presents ‘La Plaga’ at the Berlin International Film Festival

The 63rd International Film Festival in Berlin is taking place at the moment through to the 17th of February. This year a film made by Catalan production company El Kinògraf is on show: ‘La Plaga’ (‘The Plague’ in English), a film shot by...
The space for the Sónar Village at Fira de Barcelona's Montjuic venue (by Sónar)

12 February 2013 11:24 PM

Barcelona’s Sónar music festival goes to Montjuic and abandons the city centre

The 20th event of the most important electronic music festival in Southern Europe has been announced, unveiling new names in its line-up and announcing a change in location. For the first time, the morning and afternoon sessions of Sónar...
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds are one of the next Barcelona festival's top artists (by Primavera Sound)

11 February 2013 07:47 PM

Blur, Nick Cave, My Bloody Valentine, The Postal Service and Animal Collective will perform at Barcelona’s 2013 Primavera Sound

The music festival will celebrate its 13th anniversary with an impressive lineup and the participation of a long-list of prestigious artists. The Primavera Sound Music Festival, which takes place every year in late May in the city of Barcelona, is...
An exhibition in CaixaForum Girona (by M. López)

05 February 2013 08:29 PM

CaixaForum Girona received more than 131,000 visitors in 2012

CaixaForum Girona, the social and cultural centre of “La Caixa” savings bank in the Catalan city of Girona played host to 131,158 visitors in its second year of existence. Among the different activities that took place during last year, the...
The winner of the 5th Gaudí Awards, organised by the Catalan Film Academy (by P. Francesch)

04 February 2013 11:36 PM

‘The Impossible’ triumphs at Catalan ‘Gaudí’ Film Awards

The Catalan ‘Gaudi’ Film Awards had a true international feel this year as ‘The Imposible’, directed by Barcelona-born moviemaker Juan Antonio Bayona, came out on top. Starring Ewan McGregor and Oscar-nominated Naomi Watts, the film won...
Salvador Dalí's house in Portlligat, in the Catalan Costa Brava (by ACN)

01 February 2013 08:23 PM

Salvador Dalí Museums closed 2012 with 2% more visitors

The three Dalí museums managed by the Gala-Salvador Dalí Foundation were visited by 1.46 million people, 1.82% more visitors than in 2011. The Teatre Museu Dalí in Figueres, the Gala Dalí castle in Púbol and the Salvador Dalí house in...
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