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  • The Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site obtains the Biosphere certification on Sustainable Tourism

    23.05.17

    According to this recognition, Sant Pau develops a responsible, environmentally sustainable, socially inclusive, accessible tourism model

    The Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site has obtained the Biosphere certification on Sustainable Tourism, once the audit conducted by the Responsible Tourism Institute (RTI) was passed. This award was created in 1995 by the ITR, under the auspices of UNESCO in response to the signing of the World Charter for Sustainable Tourism.

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  • Europe Day at the Art Nouveau Site

    02.05.17

    Sunday, 7th May

    The Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site is ahead of the various celebrations taking place in different European cities on the occasion of Europe Day, which is on 9th May.

    Access will be free from 10.00 to 14.30, and commemorative activities will be concentrated in the gardens. From 11.30 to 13.00, a Sardana dance will be performed by the Parc de l'Escorxador neighbourhood Association and the Maricel cobla, which will interpret the Sardana entitled “Europe” at 12.00.

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  • New exhibition space in the Sant Salvador Pavilion

    09.02.17

    The Sant Salvador Pavilion, the last building to be restored at the Art Nouveau Site, houses Sant Pau’s new exhibition space.  

    The building’s two floors are used to differentiate the languages that explain two core themes: the history of the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau since its origins (1401) and a tribute to its architect, Lluís Domènech i Montaner. It is a contemporary recreation of a dragon, a characteristic iconographic motif throughout history that was revisited by the Modernistes.

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  • A video mapping will recreate the arrival of the winter solstice

    12.12.16

    Christmas is a time of reunion and rebirth. Sant Pau is inviting everyone to celebrate the holidays with its projection mapping on the main façade of the Administration Pavilion of the Art Nouveau Site. The lights will turn the entrance of the architecture complex into a bridge between heaven and earth, a metaphor of a tree that buries its roots and reaches out its branches to the sky in search of light.
     

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  • Experiences and visual details of the Site in a new book from Sant Pau and Enciclopèdia Catalana

    29.11.16

    The Fundació Privada Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau and Enciclopèdia Catalana, in collaboration with Barcelona City Council, have published Sant Pau Art Nouveau Heritage. Barcelona, a visual visit to the history of the Art Nouveau Site and the artistic details that make it an internationally renowned architectural jewel.

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