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The Barceló Foundation stands up for education for a better future

2017.04.26 // Read More

In 2006, the Asociación Cometas de Esperanza, in collaboration with the Barceló Foundation, started the project “Niños Buzo”.

“Niño Buzo” is anyone who makes a living by rummaging through the rubbish of a landfill, in this case Rafey’s, in the suburbs of the Mosca neighborhood of Santiago de los Caballeros, the second largest Dominican city.

2nd painting competition awards ceremony

2017.04.24 // Read More

The Barceló Foundation has held its 2nd Child and Youth Painting Contest, focusing on the Felanitx legends of “Na Maria Enganxa” and “Es Macolí del Gegant”.

The contest was aimed at 5th and 6th graders of Primary and Secondary Education (ESO) from public, private and concerted centers in the region of Migjorn (Felanitx, Santanyí, Llucmajor, Campos and Ses Salines).This second edition has been a great success.

The awards ceremony took place on May 21st, 2017, at Barceló Foundation´s  Art and Culture Center in Felanitx. The jury was composed by Xisco Duarte (Felanitx culture councilor), Maria Antonia Pons (Art Bendix), Miguel Sebastián (artist) and Pilar Pujol (Art Director of the Barceló Foundation) who decided that the three winners were:

1st Prize – Elena Donadel Almodóvar.

2nd Prize – Tarik Chkrouni.

3rd Prize – Mª Dolors Veny Barceló

The selected works have been exhibited to the public this weekend at the Foundation’s headquarters in Felanitx.

With this activity, the Barceló Foundation aims not only to promote the art and creativity of the youngest, but also to prmote the ethnographic heritage that we have in the Balearic Islands.

The Barceló Foundation visits Projecte Home

2017.04.21 // Read More

Tomeu Catalá and Jesús Mullor, President and CEO of Projecte Home Balears, have accompanied this morning the representatives of the Barceló Foundation

Concert of the 50th anniversary of the Capella Mallorquina

2017.04.07 // Read More

Last night the Cathedral of Mallorca hosted the concert “Missa Brevis”, interpreted by the Coral “Capella Mallorquina” and the Municipal Band of Palma.

The Barceló Foundation thanks the cooperation of the collaborators and volunteers of the ALISOL project

2017.03.20 // Read More

Last week, the Barceló Foundation presented a diploma of gratitude to all collaborators and volunteers of the Solidarity Food Project (ALISOL), among them Agroilla, Esplet, OPMallorca Mar, Quely, Cárnicas Vicente and others.

“Artistic Fund of the Organism for Tourism Promotion of Mallorca”, new exhibition of the Barceló Foundation

2017.03.15 // Read More

The Mallorcan entity inaugurated yesterday the Mallorcan painting exhibition titled “Artistic Fund of the Organism for Touristic Promotion of Mallorca”, at its headquarters at Calle Sant Jaume 4 in Palma.

The Barceló Foundation among the five most transparent in Spain

2017.03.03 // Read More

This year, the Majorcan entity occupies the third place in the ranking of “More Transparent Family Foundations of the country”, next to the Foundation Barrié de la Maza.

A picture of the Barceló Foundation’s contemporary fund travels to Seville

2017.02.24 // Read More

The Mallorcan entity has temporarily transferred the work “Fons del mar” by Anglada Camarasa, one of the most important of its artistic heritage, to one of the inaugural exhibitions of the new CaixaForum Sevilla.

The Barceló Foundation publishes “God made us free” by Le Senne

2017.02.16 // Read More

The Mallorcan entity sponsors the edition of the book written by the Mallorcan writer Gabriel Le Senne, which will be used to raise funds for the realization of solidarity projects.