The commemoration of the Tercentenary of 1714 fostered dialogue between the past and the present across the length and breadth of Catalonia: more than 2.2 million visitors delved into the history of the event that marks the date of celebration of Catalonia’s National Day in a spirit of celebration and reflection through 1,640 activities. MagmaCultura set up a technical office for its conceptualisation, planning and coordination.
The year 2014 marked the 300th anniversary of the fall of Barcelona in the War of the Spanish Succession. This event sought to be remembered by Catalan institutions as a civic commemoration whose organisation called for expertise in cultural consultancy and integrated management. MagmaCultura provided, on the one hand, the capacity to conceptualise a programme that would give culture a vision of the future; and, on the other hand, a tremendous capacity for coordination, on account of the volume and nature of the activities and the size of the territory.
At MagmaCultura we set down to work with three main objectives in mind:
To this end, we set up a technical office with an interdisciplinary team of professionals in charge of: