Virreina Centre de la Imatge
Time Out says
Posted: Tue Jan 22 2013
La Virreina Image Centre's programme features photography, audiovisual works, election broadcasts, book publishing, literary festivals, talks, digital documentation and expanded literature in the age of the image, among others.
With a mission to explore the notion of the image as knowledge and also as a way of sparking new cultural experiences, La Virreina aims to forge its own identity within the network of spaces in Barcelona, as well as working closely with other centres for visual creation.
Virreina Centre de la Imatge La Rambla, 99
What's on at Virreina Centre de la Imatge
Contemporary art, Art and design
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When I heard about it for the first time, I frowned. Eight unemployed people choose an object from their everyday life and a piece of art in the permanent collection at the MACBA. The process is photographed in the people's homes by Francesc Torres, whose...
Attractions and museums, Photography
The Virreina brings back one of the earliest works by Martin Parr, 'The Non-Conformists', a project he worked on with Susie Mitchell and that makes reference to the Methodist and Baptist communities near Yorkshire. In 1975 the photographer portrayed the...