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(Español) La Muestra de POP-ROCK LOCAL de Aste Nagusia Cumple 30 Años

(Español) La Sala Bilborock acogerá un año más la muestra de “Pop-Rock Local” de Aste Nagusia 2015, que alcanza su XXX edición. Cada día, del 22 al 29 de agosto se celebrarán dos conciertos, el primero a partir de las 20:00 horas y el siguiente una hora más tarde, a las 21:00. Read more

La segunda edición de “SAIL in Festival” volverá a convertir Bilbao en el centro mundial de la vela

From September 3 to 6 and for the second year in a row, Bilbao will become a global centre of sailing, a meeting point for a broad range of boaters, sailors, adventurers, journalists and sea lovers, and with the best international content on sailing.
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About 200 players will play the Iberoamerican Chess Championship in Bilbao

Although a sporting event, representatives of the two publicsponsoring institutions have also stressed the importance of the international promotion and the economic return that events of this nature provide to the image and income accounts of businesses in Bilbao linked to the tourism sector. Read more

Eduardo Gruber: UTOPÍA

Sala Rekalde. July 16th - October 12th, 2015

Sala Rekalde is hosting the exhibition of the large-scale drawings by Eduardo Gruber Gamechogoicoechea (Santander, 1949). It seeks to show the importance of the personal concept that the artist constructs, as a spiral, by working against time and in his search for the utopian. In fact, the exhibition is entitled Utopia and rightly subtitled “The Drawing as a Personal Expression”, a challenge stretching over years and defined by great intellectual intensity and an attitude close to conversation and dialogue. Read more

A delegation from the Bulgarian town of Gabrovo will find out Bilbao municipal strategy on cultural promotion

The Director of Culture and Tourism of the Bulgarian town of Gabrovo, accompanied by representatives of the creative cluster of Gabrovo, will visit Bilbao on July 20, 21 and 22, in order to meet the municipal strategy on culture and major cultural facilities in the city. Read more

Jeff Koons: A Retrospective

June 9 – September 27, 2015

The Guggenheim Bilbao presents Jeff Koons: A Retrospective, an exhibition that looks back at the work of
one of the most eminent figure in the art of our time, the unmistakable Jeff Koons. This chronological,
coherent retrospective of Koons’s artistic output was organized by New York’s Whitney Museum of
American Art, in collaboration with the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and the Centre National d’Art et de
culture Georges Pompidou, Paris. The exhibition in Bilbao was made possible by the remarkable
sponsorship of Fundación BBVA. Read more

The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao presents on July 3, 2015 Jean-Michel Basquiat: Now’s the Time

The exhibition features approximately one hundred key works organized around the themes that inspired Jean-Michel Basquiat in the course of his intense career, cut short by his untimely death at age 27.

Described by the artist himself as a “springboard to deeper truths about the individual”, Basquiat’s powerful and emotionally charged works explore issues such as racial identity and history Read more

“WORK SPACES” Exposición Iñigo Garatu

3/07/2015 - 24/07/2015 BilbaoArte

The references raised in Iñigo Garatu’s work are very clear. The idea of work, the industrial landscape and the resonance of a determining change in productivity and in social aspects are seen as commonplaces to access his creative proposal. It is worthwhile delving into the strategic factors of his exhibition, into the possibilities that the exhibition offers as a mechanism that puts his proposal to work; it is worthwhile embracing the exhibition as a “company”. Read more

El Ayuntamiento de Bilbao y el Club Deportivo Bilbao presentan la 76 edición de la Travesía a nado

Next Saturday, July 11, from 1 pm, Bilbao Estuary will host, once again, this great sporting event. The test will depart from Plaza Pio Baroja and will consist of two categories: a short crossing of 680 meters, aimed at federated athlete promises (up to 14 years) and open to the public, regardless of age; and a general test of 2380 meters. Read more

The poster Aste Nagusi Ikusgarria will be the image of Aste Nagusia (Great Week of Festivities) 2015

The poster Aste Nagusi Ikusgarria, by Bilbao-born Joseba Salinas Martin, will be the image to announce Bilbao Aste Nagusia 2015. The author will be awarded 3,000 euros in addition to the pride of being the author of the image of Bilbao Aste Nagusia in 2015. Read more

South Korean researchers are visiting Bilbao to meet its transformation

Korean representatives have been particularly interested in the role played by Bilbao Metropoli 30 in the transformation process and the public-private partnership to carry out the urban, economic, cultural and social change in Bilbao. Read more

Bilbao BBK Live celebrates its tenth anniversary with the largest edition of its history and with few incidents

The festival says goodbye with an excellent taste and with an eye to the issue next year, in which they will work to continue maintaining the on-site facilities in top condition and offering a bill to maintain the remarkable artistic quality of previous editions. Read more

XIX Bizkaiko Paracycling Bira will bring together the elite of Paralympic cycling on July 18 and 19

Bilbao City Council reaffirms its commitment to support adapted sports and the inclusion of people with disabilities so they can enjoy sport and get the benefits it has for the physical and psychological health. The collaboration of institutions with athletes, organizations and groups is essential to break down those barriers they face daily. Read more

Bilbao BBK Live festival gets consolidated as the engine of economic activity with an impact of more than 20 million euros

Bilbao BBK Live Festival has got established as a driver of economic activity in the city and the territory, generating an impact of 20,775,793 euros, a record high, which coincides with the celebration of the tenth edition of the great musical event of Kobetamendi, which for the second year in a row, has sold out. Read more

Bilbao will host the largest European conference on Python

From July 20 to 26 EuroPython meeting will be held in Bilbao, a congress focused on the Python programming language, which will include lectures, workshops and specific training sessions for people interested in venture into the world of programming. Read more

(Español) Siete artistas alemanes reflexionan sobre los lugares de creación en la exposición “Donde estamos” (“Wo wir sind”)

30/07/2015 - 26/08/2015

(Español) Bilbao Arte continúa su actividad expositiva con “Donde estamos” (“Wo wir sind”), una muestra colectiva en la que siete artistas alemanes reflexionan acerca de la influencia de la ubicación física en la creación artística. Son Yvon Chabrowski, Nina K. Doege, Wibke Rahn, Fabian Reimann, Eva Walker, Jonas Wilisch y Matthias Zielfeld. La exposición se inaugura mañana día 30 de julio a las 19 horas y estará abierta al público del 3 al 26 agosto de lunes a viernes de 17:30 a 20:30 horas. Read more

(Español) Proyecto Europeo Video for All: el uso del vídeo como herramienta de aprendizaje de idiomas

(Español) Durante los días 27 al 30 de septiembre tendrá lugar en Bilbao la reunión del equipo de expertos internacionales que trabajan en el proyecto Europeo Vídeo for All (Vídeo para todos), una iniciativa innovadora financiada por la Unión Europea orientada a ofrecer material e información a los docentes de lenguas sobre metodologías novedosas, innovadoras y actuales en las que el vídeo sirve de recurso principal para promover una enseñanza más atractiva, amena y motivadora.
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