Poblenou Urban District is a private non-profit association, formed by professionals, companies and organizations from the creative and cultural sector of Poblenou, founded in 2012, whose main objective is to promote the creative and cultural community of the district and position Poblenou as the creative and cultural District from Barcelona.


 

Objectives

Position and promote Poblenou as the “Creative and cultural District of Barcelona” and as a center of reference in innovation, creative and contemporary cultural production on an international level.

Promote the community and creative production and cultural of Poblenou, promoting synergies, cooperation and interaction among its different members.

Give visibility and value the importance and contribution of culture and creativity in economic, social development and cultural district.

Contribute to community development through art, culture and creativity


 

What we do

Poblenou Urban District develops its activity through four main axes:

Programming
Poblenou Urban District annually programs different cultural events and programs linked to art and creativity with the aim of promoting the district and creating a reference in Barcelona.
Promotion
The Association has a series of tools and channels of communication on and off line, through which it promotes the contents of the creative community and cultural events produced by the Association, and develops numerous promotional activities to publicize the District and its associates.
Collaborations
Throughout the year, the Association promotes alliances and collaborations with other actors and entities of the district, of the city and internationally, with the aim of producing emblematic events, and fostering exchange, cooperation, internationalization and creative innovation and cultural.
Networking
One of the main objectives of Poblenou Urban District is to create synergies between its partners through different collaborations and events, as well as to promote training through training programs, workshops, debates, etc.

 

Partners

Art galleries, museums and showrooms:

La Plataforma
BD
Chez Xefo
L&B Contemporary Art
Piramidón. Centre d’Art Contemporani
Simon
Manifest Destiny
Retorno Estudio
IDEAL Centre d’Arts Digitals
Museu Can Framis
Museu del Disseny de Barcelona

Creation centers and artist studios:

La Escocesa
Union Studios Garage
Onair
Utopia 126
Barcelona Academy of Art
Zvonimir Matich Studio
Stay Hungry Stay Foolish
Carmina Wiegerinck – Taller d’Art
TransfoLAB BCN
Rosapalo BCN by Valls Fortuny
El Laboratorio Creativo
Beatriz Minguez de Molina Estudio
ArtValles
Mermi Studio

Design and architecture schools:

BAU
IAAC | Fab Lab Barcelona
Artidi
L’Idem Barcelona
FX ANIMATION Barcelona 3D & Film School
El Taller de Joyería
Barcelona School of Creativity

Design and architecture studies:

Ángel Uzkiano
Mediodesign
Atipus
Estudio Rosa Lázaro
Indissoluble
Punto Consulting Retail Experiences
Grande
Bloomint Design

Communication and advertising agencies:

Playground
Forfood
Life in the Woods
Apart
BCNscience
Wò_ Cultura Creativa
Codea Studio
Lateral Thinking
Sound Branding Boutique
Open Design Studio

Events and production businesses:

Story: We produce
Cósmico
ATIM Enginyeria | Event Engineering
Nueve Ojos
Goroka
All Those
Roc35
Alblanc
Go-Popup
Mitro BCN
SAE Institute Barcelona
Espai Granada

Coworking spaces and hubs:

Valkiria
Atta 33 – Coworking y Diseño
Eco Working BCN
Spaces 22@
The Folio club
Bridge 48
Bcombinator
Pamplona 89
Valkiria IFF

Foundations and associations:

Poblenou Urban District
Fundació Palo Alto
Barcelona Forum District
Casa Asia

Shops and fashion showrooms:

Ultra-Local Records
Espai Joliu
Carpintectura
Última Parada
Orval
Bibav Showroom

Concert halls, theatres and music promoters:

Sala Razzmatazz
L’Auditori – Museu de la Música
Casino l’Aliança del Poblenou
Teatre Nacional de Catalunya
Sala Beckett – Obrador Internacional de Dramatúrgia
Sala Ovella Negra
Nación Funk
La Nau
WOLF Barcelona

Printing and industrial services:

Tecnoart
Comgrafic
Marc Martí
El Gato Producciones
Código Sound Light & Projects

Wellness:

El 7
Blow Hair Salon
Artemisa / cuerpo, mente y creación
Blue Salt School

Bars, Restaurants and Delicatessen:

El Tio Ché
D9
Blu Bar
Camping
Melocomo
Neko Sushi-Bar & Take Away
Cuvée 3000
Zanah Pasteles
Servhos Parties Catering
Casa ÏNTA
Edge Brewing
Carrot Café
La Tavernícola
Sopa
Nabibi Vital Cooking
Catacroquet
Timesburg
LEKA
Minyam
Van Van Var
Koh Barcelona
El Quinto
Nolita Brunch
Cafetería industrial
La Taquería de Poblenou
Hoppiness
Petit Bangkok
RED café cultural 
La Gabriela

Hotels and hostels:

Hotel Barceló Atenea Mar
Hotel Barcelona Princess
Novotel Barcelona City
The Gates Hotel Diagonal Barcelona
Twentytú Hi-Tech Hostel Barcelona
TSH Campus Marina
Hilton Diagonal Mar Barcelona
Hotel Golden Tulip Barcelona
Hotel & Spa Villa Olimpica Suites
Hotel SB Glow 4*S


 

  • 24%

    Art Galleries, Museums and Creation Centers

  • 9%

    Coworkings, Hubs and Education Centers

  • 24%

    Design, Communication and Production Studies

  • 7%

    Concert Halls, Music Promoters and Theaters

  • 12%

    Shops and Leisure activities

  • 8%

    Hotels and Hostels

  • 16%

    Bars, Restaurants and Delicatessen

Statutes

The Poblenou Urban District Association is a non-profit professional association founded on June 16, 2012, which is ruled by Statutes that establish the purposes of the organization, as well as regulate its internal functioning.

The Statutes currently in force were approved at the assembly on April 25, 2014 after a remodeling and restructuring process promoted by the Board of
Directors at the request of the assembly.

Download the Statutes of Poblenou Urban District Assoc.

These Statutes are effective as of January 9, 2015, the date of their registration.


 

Board of Directors

Poblenou Urban District's Board of Directors it's formed by:

President
Claudia Costa. La Plataforma
Treasurer
Gloria Morera. Poblenou Urban District
Secretary
Ana Laura Solís. Story We Produce
Vocals
Lluís Torrents. Razzmatazz
Sara Salas. Noak Room
Enric López. Wò
Kike del Olmo. Koh
Cristina Salinas. Life In The Woods
Alfons Pich. Life In The Woods
Christian Giribets. Bau
Arnau Abril. Àtim
Quique Camín. Utopia 126
Silvia Brandi. IaaC
Minos Digenis. Roc 35
Silvia Nonell. Roc35
Santiago Hernández. Barcelona Princess
Vicente Ruiz. Grande Studio
Òscar Vallès. Utopia 126
Miguel Angel Casares. The Folio