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BILBAO URBAN EVOLUTION

Bilbao today is a prime example of urban restructuring, having transitioned from an industrial city to a city of services and culture.

Discover the urban evolution of Bilbao visually and intuitively by taking a historical look at the most relevant projects undertaken in the process.

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In project

Bilbao's transformation has no start and end date, but rather is an ongoing process.

Learn about the projects that will become the new landmarks to consolidate Bilbao as a leading city in urban planning and architecture.

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New constructions

For some time now, Bilbao has been unveiling significant urban and architectural novelties.

This section will provide full detail of recent endeavours which are already a part of the New Bilbao.

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Heritage buildings

Bilbao has taken great pains to preserve its heritage as much as possible, making renovating and preserving Bilbao's historic buildings a key aspect to combining the new architecture with that of inspired artists of yesteryear.

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STARS OF THE ARCHITECTURE IN BILBAO

Modern architecture has raised twenty-first century Bilbao off the ground. As great national and international architects -many of them recipients of the prestigious Pritzker Architecture Prize- left their mark in the form of modern works of art.The city's commitment to world-class architecture is self-evident and has been successful.

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January 2015

(Español) BILBAO A TRAVÉS DE SU ARQUITECTURA (Curso de nivel básico)

(Español) Curso dirigido, inicialmente, a aquellas personas cuya labor profesional esté directamente vinculada a la divulgación y promoción de la villa (empresas y personas del sector turístico), tanto desde instituciones públicas como privadas, así como a cualquier persona interesada en establecer un primer acercamiento a la arquitectura y al urbanismo de Bilbao. Read more

Bilbao Bizkaia acude a FITUR con el festival Basque Fest y la final de saltos de Red Bull Cliff Diving World como grandes reclamos

Bilbao-Bizkaia go to their annual meeting with FITUR, the second largest fair in the world in tourism . From January 28 to February 1 Bizkaia Provincial Council and Bilbao City Council will share a modern stand with the Basque Government where they will promote “Bilbao-Bizkaia, be basque” strategy and brand. Read more

Warner Bros apuesta por Bilbao para el preestreno en el Estado del último film de los hermanos Wachowski

Warner Bros. Pictures Spain and Bilbao City Council will organize the preview in the State of the last and anticipated film by Wachovski brothers, creators of the Matrix trilogy among other films, and with Channing Tatum, Mila Kunis, Eddie Redmayne and Sean Bean in the leading roles. Read more

Fashion and Future conference: Fashion and Technology walk hand in hand in Bilbao

(Español) Esta jornada, pionera a nivel estatal sobre moda y tecnología, cuenta con la participación de directivos y diseñadores de prestigio internacional e incluye las ponencias de Aneta Genova y Katherine Moriwaki, profesoras de la prestigiosa universidad Parsons New School Of Design de Nueva York, referente mundial de arte y diseño. Read more

Los Centros Municipales de Bilbao acogerán hasta finales de marzo una nueva edición del programa “Expodistrito” con cinco muestras de pintura y una de fotografía

(Español) Las exposiciones en los centros de San Francisco, Castaños, Abando-Barrainkua, Begoña, La Bolsa y Otxarkoaga se podrán visitar de forma rotatoria hasta el 31 de marzo de 2015. Read more