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    THE CITY OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

    So you think you know Valencia? Paella, fallas, sun, sand, football, passion, light and love. All of these fiery elements make up a place that has become known as the Mediterannean city par excellence. Part of the charm lies in the contrast between the old (the centro historico) and newish The City of Arts and […]

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    MOSAIC ARTIST EMILIO VERDEJO

    The handmade production of Emilio’s mosaics began in 2008, inspired by his interest in the beautiful work done with this same technique at the main train station of Valencia (‘La Estación del Norte de Valencia’) and also by the work of Gaudí. However, his need for working with his hands and exploring various techniques as […]

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    IVAM – Against The Tide, Half A Century of Valencian Female Artists

    Located within Valencia’s Modern Art Museum, the exhibition Against The Tide – Half a Century of Valencian Female Artists(1929-1980), recreates the rigorous course in which Valencian female artists have undertaken in order to become prevalent in the artistic sphere of Spanish culture. The exhibit includes work of artists such as Amparo Segarra, Juana Francés, plus […]

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    EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH FALLAS ARTISTS

      INTERVIEW WITH FALLAS ARTISTS: FALLA WORKS Artista fallero Paco Pellicer tells ‘24/7 Valencia’ how fallas are made, what he thinks of ‘corporate’ fallas and what he likes best about the fiesta. Paco Pellicer and Marisa Falcó are fallas artists who run their own small workshop in the barrio del Carmen. The husband-and-wife team have been […]

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    Fallas in Valencia

    A Fallas conversation between a Tourist and a Valencian! Brian: Wasn’t that ‘Fallas’ in Mission Impossible II, in that scene when Tom Cruise’s character is in Spain? I love all that fire dancing and those evil-looking hoods. Viçent: What are you talking about? That was just a ridiculous juxtaposition of Fallas and the Holy Week […]

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    ART IN VALENCIA…TERESA FLUVIÀ

    THE LADY WHO PAINTS WITH LIGHT Ernst Haas, the famous 20th century Austrian photographer, once wrote, “There is only you and your camera. The limitations in your photography are in yourself, for what we see is what we are.” On Thursday 14th September 2017 at 18:30, an impressive photographic exhibition by Teresa Fluvià will be […]

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    EDITORIAL SARGANTANA

      1. Tell us about Editorial Sargantana…. Editorial Sargantana are publishers that, next September, will be have been going for two years. Founded by three partners from the publishing sector, we wanted to fill a gap in the market for local issues and for writers in Valencia that needed a publishing house that would give […]

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