Le Cool Changed My Life

Like no other guide book you've seen, Le Cool Changed My Life. A Weird And Wonderful Guide To Barcelona didn't quite change my life but it certainly made my trip to Barcelona a lot more fun. The second edition is just out and British editor Andrew sent a few over for us to check out. The small hardbound guide may look like Mao's Little Red …

Sonarama

Ahhhh, summertime in Barcelona, can you feel the heat and the beats? Year-round this city's thumping to one rhythm or another, but summer months are a whole different story. For all the music festivals that descend on the town at this time of year, how anyone gets any sleep or does any work is a Catalan mystery. At its heart Barcelona is an electropolis and …

MVRDV’s The Hungry Box + Dark Room

MVRDV’s characteristically boxy work, opens tomorrow, 21 December, at Fad in Barcelona. Titled “The Hungry Box: Excursions on Capacities,” the show runs through 16 January. Timed to coincide with the release of MVRDV’s new book, KM3: Excursions and Capacities, Actar (the Barcelona-based publisher), also hosts “Dark Room,” ongoing screenings of MVRDV films, also opening tomorrow at Actar’s Ras gallery through 21 January. Pre-order the book …