“Wave Shift” puts forward an investigation into the sound of nature’s resources/materials and the proportions of this iconic modern architecture. It also adds to the series of sound pieces curated by Lluís Nacenta in the Mies van der Rohe for Sónar+D.
With the objective of promoting knowledge of Contemporary Architecture and its values the Fundació Mies van der Rohe: – Promotes visits to the 2017 finalist & winner buildings between May 20 and 26 – Provides the 40 shortlisted buildings with a plaque that highlights them as the best works of architecture of the last two […]
The Fundació Mies van der Rohe joins the European initiative of the Night of the Museums, like so many other venues of the city of Barcelona, to make a special night where the museums open free of charge and outside the usual hours and we make a double proposal: On the one hand, there will […]
The exhibition ‘Made in Europe’ will be set up in the heart of each district of Barcelona. The exhibition looks back at the construction of Europe in the last 30 years by means of the most important architecture highlighted by the Fundació Mies van der Rohe through its awards.
5 lectures, 4 cities, 3 days
The authors of the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture Mies van der Rohe Award 2017 finalists works present their projects to the public.
The European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award 2017 starts its international itinerancy with 4 different venues in Romania.
Debate to study the causes and solutions to the chromatic degradation of the Alpine green marble of the Pavilion.
Presentation of the publication of the artistic intervention “transient senses” that Alex Arteaga did in the Mies van der Rohe Pavilion. This new editorial project by the Fundació Mies van der Rohe with the collaboration of editorial RM. Its presentation consists of three events in three different places: a dialogue, an exhibition and a debate.
Presentation of the works of the catalan studios nominated to the 2017 European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award.
On the festivities of Santa Eulàlia we invite you to experience this initial idea: we invite you to come at night and transport you to the illumination that was in the original pavilion.
The Fundació Mies van der Rohe along with the Creative Europe programme of the European Commission brings this cultural and architectonic benchmark closer to students, professors, professionals and everyone interested in architecture.
The exhibition features the 211 projects submitted by 268 students from over 100 Schools and 86 European cities at Young Talent Architecture Award 2016.
Shortly after building the Barcelona Pavilion, Verseidag, the large silk-weaving company in Krefeld, Germany, commissioned Mies van der Rohe to build its factory. It was constructed between 1930 and 1935 and the premises are now called the Ludwig Mies van der Rohe Business Park. One of the spaces of this factory will show the exhibition of the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award 2015.
Presentation for teachers of an activity that invites A-level pupils to discover a new way to understand architecture through the structure, the materials and the forms of the pavilion that architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe built in Barcelona in 1929.