Institut de Cultura

Culture Institute

The Culture Institute was created by Barcelona City Council in 1996 to position Barcelona's culture as one of the primary assets for the development and projections of the city, through the management of municipal cultural facilities and services, and to promote and facilitate the emergene and consolidation of numerous private iniciative cultural platforms and projects throughout the city.

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la Mercè

Havana, the capital of Cuba, will bethe guest city at the La Mercè Festival 2020. Between 23 and 27 September 2020, we’ll have the chance to sample some of the Cuban capital’s lively culture along Barcelona’s streets, with different theatre, dance and music shows and film screenings.

As part of the Quaderns Metodològics Feministes collection, the Councillor's Office for Feminism and LGBTI and the Barcelona Institute of Culture (ICUB) have produced a guide with positive recommendations for achieving parity in Barcelona’s cultural programming, that of the city’s big cultural facilities as well as that of local centres.

The Technical Instruction for the Application of Sustainability Criteria in Exhibitions came into effect on 18 July 2017.

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