VISITS AND ACTIVITIES IN BUILDINGS AND SITES LINKED WITH CERAMIC
12, 13, 14 i 15 of setembre (afternoon and evening)
In addition to sessions of presentations and discussions, Congress will, especially during the evenings, visits to buildings, exhibitions and unique (dinners, concerts, performances, fire action, etc.) in symbolic spaces:
Design Museum. The museu, Besides being the main conference, will host a major exhibition of ceramics in architecture in the Mediterranean, curated by architect Pedro Azara.
CaixaForum Barcelona (Old factory Casaramona)
1912 – Architect: Josep Puig
Evening-night visit to the building opened exclusively by members of Congress and singular activity to determine. Activity in co·Working with the "la Caixa".
La Pedrera (Casa Mila)
1906 – 1910 – Architect: Antoni Gaudí i Cornet (1852-1926)
Possible night visit and "Jazz Night" rooftop visit Gaudi Space, in open exclusively to Congress. Activity in co·Working with the Foundation La Pedrera.
Opportunity to visit some of the works in ceramics that made Joan Miró. It also suggests a possible exposure congressional Space 13.
Equipment dedicated to art from the Romanesque to the twentieth century. Highlights ceramic mural Miró - Artigas (1978) diverse modernist ceramics. Possible interventions special occasion conference Academy, still under study.
This great modernist hospital grounds, built between 1902 – 1930, was designed by the architect Lluis Domenech i Montaner (1850 – 1923). Recently it has been carefully restored, especially regarding the ceramic coating, tant interior with exterior.
This auditorium, headquarters of the Orfeo Catalan, is one of the best examples of Catalan Modernism, built between 1905 – 1908 the hand of the architect Lluis Domenech i Montaner (1850 – 1923).