Helen Ceballos

Interview with Helen Ceballos at the Materic

Interview with Helen Ceballos at the Materic A short interview in which the artist explains the reasons and causes that led her to choose the theme of immigration Helen Ceballos is the last one to close the day of activities in Materic. We recover strength, we sit down and with great availability we begin to retrace the reasons and the meaning of her work. Who is Helen Ceballos Helen was born in the Caribbean in 1986 and grows on three islands, Cuba, Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic. He has a degree in acting and letters from the faculty of the University of Puerto Rico. Migrating is never easy, especially… Read More

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Materic

Materic a creative space at l’Hospitalet

Materic a creative space at l’Hospitalet A double artistic performance, where body and art mix together Barcelona is not only a venue for sporting events, such as the classic Puig sailing regatta that I have witnessed, but also welcomes performances by artists from all over the world. This time I went to Hospitalet de Llobregat, a municipality located near the Catalan capital, to attend a particular event. What is Materic On Saturday 22nd September 2018 a double performance took place at Materic. A research space focused on the practice and creation of performances with artists of different disciplines, who have the opportunity to propose and implement their projects. Marina Barsy… Read More

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Helen Ceballos, immigration

Donald Trump’s immigration law

Donald Trump’s immigration law The promise of not dividing families and minors does not solve the problem The interview of Helen Ceballos that I realized raised my curiosity about immigration in America. The photos of his performance not only tell his personal experience but denounce controversial and difficult legislation. Those who lose, as often happens, are minors. A bit of history The United States of America is a nation of migratory origin with just 200 years of history. In recent years, several laws have been issued to regulate illegal immigration. The Flores Vs. Reno case In 1997 an agreement called Flores’s agreement guarantee the key points for minors in the… Read More

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Extreme Sailing Seriers 2017 Barcelona

Extreme Sailing Seriers 2017 Barcelona

Extreme Sailing Seriers 2017 Barcelona The GC-32 world championship of catamarans that develops in eight different cities, on three continents. For the first time, it comes here too in Barcelona. The best opportunities happen by chance. And so it was. A few days before the start of the competition, I notice the event manifesto by chance. Few steps: I visit the site, www.extremesailingseries.com I ask for information to access as a photographer. I receive permission. Perfect. Quick check of my equipment and Thursday 20 are inside. Easy, no? For the first time this catamaran competition has arrived in Barcelona, ​​in the beautiful background of the Mediterranean Sea, right in front… Read More

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Extreme Sailing Series 2018

Extreme Sailing Series 2018

Extreme Sailing Series 2018   The Extreme Sailing Series, the GC-32 catamaran championship together with the class called Flying Phantoms, was held for the second year in a row. The event started on Thursday 14 and lasted until Sunday 17 June where they competed: England, Switzerland, Mexico, Spain, Denmark, Oman, Austria. During the four days, the different weather conditions gave the captains the chance to demonstrate strength, speed and technique. Arriving first at each race session required not only physical qualities but above all tactical skills. Extreme Sailing Series 2018 Alinghi Team Vs. Red Bull Sailing Team At the end of the 26 races the Swiss team Alinghi, captained by… Read More

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Barcelona Busker Rai 2018

Barcelona Busker Rai 2018

Barcelona Busker Rai 2018 The “barrio” of Barcelona La Ribera welcomed the street artists festival organized by RAI from Thursday to Saturday. For three consecutive days, from Thursday 26 until Saturday 28 July, the RAI association (Recursos d’Animaciò Intercultural) organized the street artists festival. A project dedicated to expression and cultural exchange through street artists, jugglers, musicians, theater. This year the event had France as a host country. During the festival, the Piazza di Sant Augustì, Piazza Sant Pere and Piazza De l’allada Vermell allowed the performance of many artists for a total of 27 performances that lasted from the late afternoon from 19.00 pm to 24.00. The performances have… Read More

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REGATTA PUIG CLASSIC SAILING BARCELONA

REGATTA PUIG CLASSIC SAILING BARCELONA With over forty boats taking part, the classic sailing regatta of Barcelona reaches its 11th edition. Barcelona, ​​14/07/2018 In addition to the Extreme Saling Series in Barcelona another important nautical event takes place. The Regatta Puig classic sailing comes to its XI edition reconfirming event of prestige and attraction for lovers of classic sailing in the Mediterranean scenery of the Catalan capital. With over five hundred participants in the race, forty boats from seven nations have struggled to gain the victory during the three days from Wednesday 11th to Saturday 14. Three categories Classic, Vintage and Big Boat, have divided the boats participating in an… Read More

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Free Skate Jam Barcelona

Free Skate Jam Barcelona On December 16th 2017 the Free Skate Jam Barcelona took place at the Centre Esportiu Municipal Ciutadella.   Seeing a skateboard in Barcelona is not a rare thing, especially if you stop near the MACBA, the museum of contemporary art. A multitude of young and “experienced” people who try to perform jumps and acrobatics of all kinds. If you take a stroll around the city’s waterfront, you will also hear the typical sound of skate wheels here. We do not talk about Raval, day and night the streets are crossed by young people on tables. In short, Barcelona is a city full of skaters. Just last… Read More

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The Ambrosia and Cueva Flamenca

  The Ambrosia and Cueva Flamenca Having friends with a great passion for Flamenco can take you to one of the most characteristic corners of the city. A small bar. A dedicated corner to face the dance, the music and the voice of typical Guitars and Flamenco culture.   Someone says that real flamenco can only be found in Andalusia. It’s not true. Gitan culture impregnates all of southern Spain, including Catalonia. And the mezcla, here is how we say, is inevitable. Barcelona welcomes a multitude of ethnicities. From North Africa, passing through Italy and all over northern Europe and Latin America over the ocean. So you can find a… Read More

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Wannapaint Barcelona

Wannapaint Barcelona   Wannapaint Barcelona. Es un idea, un tema, el placer de conocer nuova gente, estar bien tomando cervecas y pintando. Luz, sonido, color pertenecen al mismo espectro de frecuencia, de la energía. diferentes bandas, miles de hercios distantes o tan cerca como para se confunden a veces. No importa. Todos tienen el mismo denominador común, la necesidad de expresión personal. Tal vez sólo va a realizar un seguimiento, una señal de que hemos pasado por allí. Marcando el paso en nuestro estado de ánimo y dejarlo por  el futuro. Tenemos la capacidad de crear a través de la energía, en sus diversas formas. La capacidad de expresar a través del espectro… Read More

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