Come see how “Christmas lights enlighten the shops”

26 November to 07 January

Barcelona centre de Disseny with Barcelona City Council’s Comerce Direction and Horta-Guinardó district organize a new edition of “Els llums de Nadal il·luminen el comerç” (“Christmas lights enlighten the shops”), an initiative that pretends to innovate and invigorate local shops of the neighbourhood as part of the Christmas campaign.

To do so, the design schools of the city and the local shops of Horta neighbourhood are invited through shopkeepers association Cor d’Horta, part of the Barcelona Comerç Foundation. Every school will have assigned a shop, and they will decorate their showcase.

The discovery ceremony will take place on Thursday November 26th in the afternoon and rout throughout the neighbourhood will be inaugurated so everyone can see all the shops involved. These are the following:

  • Les Mandolines d’Horta (Horta, 73) – Un nadal proper
  • Ferreteria i Llar Marimon (Sanpere i Miquel, 35) – Per Nadal, qui res no arregla, res no val (Winning showcase)
  • L’Hortet Seleccions (Sanpere i Miquel, 39) – L’Hortet Skyline
  • Children (Baixada de la Plana, 43) – Camins vora les estrelles
  • Hortaclic (Baixada de la Plana, 3) – Propòsits pendents
  • Velo (Dante Alighieri, 60) – Christmas Night
  • Fersay (Dante Alighieri, 26) – Desllumbra
  • Collell (Tajo, 69) – Una botiga està creixent
  • Carlos Cloquell (Tajo, 62) – Bosc dels desitjos
  • L’Espai Centre d’Estètica i Teràpies Naturals (Pl. Eivissa, 6, galeries d’Horta, local 8) – Llum de Venus

The participating schools are Ártidi Escola d’Aparadorisme de Barcelona, ESDi Escola Superior de Disseny, IED Barcelona Escola Superior de Disseny, La Salle Arquitectura, LCI Barcelona Escola Superior de Disseny and UPC campus Terrassa.

The showcases will be exhibited until January 7th.