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    VALENCIA STREET ART ‘BARBITURIKILLS’ (EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW)

    ##24/7 Valencia: Tell us about the philosophy and objectives of your art BARBITURIKILLS: The philosophy of my art can be summed up as revolution, humour and love. My work has a cheerful and fun character. The characters I paint are acidic, kind, loving and adorable. I want visual art for all audiences even if they […]

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    VALENCIA SHOPPING …’SEBASTIAN MELMOTH’

    ##After being freed from Reading Prison, Oscar Wilde spent some time in private seclusion, and the Irish writer was forced to change his name. For this period of life, he chose the name Sebastian Melmoth in honour of Saint Sebastian and in reference to the arrows that adorned the saint’s body that reminded him of […]

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    VALENCIA BOOKS & PHOTOGRAPHY ‘HOUSES FROM EL CABANYAL’

    ##(EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH WRITER & CABANYAL RESIDENT FELIP BENS) What is the concept and philosophy of ‘HOUSES from El Cabanyal’? The first edition of the book came out in 2007, in the middle of the harassment of the city council of Valencia, with Rita Barberà at the head… to promote the extension of the Blasco […]

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    ART IN VALENCIA… ‘IVAM’ PRESENTS ITS NEW DIRECTOR ‘NURIA ENGUITA’

    ##The new director of the Institut Valencià d’Art Modern (IVAM), Nuria Enguita, presented this Thursday her plan of action, which includes opening up the focus of the museum to art beyond the Mediterranean and collaborating with more international institutions, such as the ‘ Centre Pompidou ‘ in Paris or the ‘Whitechapel Gallery’ in London, as […]

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    LA CASA DE LA MAR (Music, gastronomy and beer)

    ##24/7 VALENCIA: What is ‘La Casa de la Mar’? LA CASA DE LA MAR: Our house holds everything that feeds the spirit. An open space just a step away from ‘Patacona’ Beach where a beer tasting, a game of table football and an acoustic concert can happen at the same time. We can’t deny it, […]

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    EXPULSION OF THE MORISCOS…

    ##In 1609, a cruel and traumatic turn of events saw one third of the Valencian population expelled from Spain never to return. “La expulsion de los Moriscos” (Morisco being a Spanish Muslim who had converted to Catholicism) changed the make up and even the landscape of the Valencian community dramatically and forever. Three centuries earlier, […]

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    SHOPPING AT ‘VINYL EYE’ IN VALENCIA IS DIFFERENT!

    ##Vinyl Eye is a clothing brand whose exclusive designs revolve around music (rock and roll, pop, punk, garage, blues, soul, glam, hard-rock…) and which works side by side with some of Valencia’s best graphic designers, including La Nena Wapa Wapa, Andrés Palmero, David Limón, Jaume Palop, Sara Luz, Runninmen, Gogals and Disneylexya. The company was […]

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    ‘EL CABANYAL’… DYNAMIC & HISTORIC VALENCIA

    ##El Cabanyal is the barrio or neighbourhood in Valencia that is directly to the west of ‘La Playa de Malvarrosa’. In this barrio you can smell and hear the sea next to you, while enjoying the views of a barrio full of authenticity and grit. As you walk through the streets, you can see the […]

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