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Monday, 17 June 2019
· FiraTàrrega 2019 will take place from 5th to 8th September
· La Llotja of FiraTàrrega is renovated and transformed into a meeting point within the sector, fostering professional knowledge, encounters and exchange.
· Territory, identity, commitment and reflection are the four lines intersecting the artistic programme.
· The opening act will be a conversation on public space and artistic creation led by Àngels Margarit, director of the Mercat de les Flors and the philosopher Xavier Antich. Moderated by Judit Carrera, the event is meant to serve as a mission statement from the new artistic director, Anna Giribet.
Thursday, 9 May 2019
We are facing a new stage of FiraTàrrega's Support for Creation program, understood as a process of artistic accompaniment where we aim to integrate all possible relationships between artists, professionals, market, city and citizenry. An updated program that anticipates different types of projects depending on the degree of support they need, the inclusion of the towns joining Tàrrega as spaces for creation, and the incorporation of distribution and the market as the last step in the value chain of artistic projects.
Thursday, 30 August 2018
In this edition, which will take place from 6th to 9th September, FiraTàrrega reenvisions contemporary public space using four main themes: territory, memory, identity and inclusion.
The Fair will feature 50 national and international shows that will perform 227 functions in 22 different exhibition spaces. As of 27th August, FiraTàrrega will have 795 registered professionals from five continents.
The Compagnie Lucamoros will be the opening act of FiraTàrrega with its show La Tortue de Gauguin, a visual and poetic rendition that you can see at Sant Eloi park on Thursday 6th September at 9:30pm.
Monday, 26 June 2017
FiraTàrrega 2017 will take place from 7 to 10 September and will feature 54 performances from eight countries.
The focal point is participation, one of the main assets of contemporary street art.
The community action urGENTestimar from Ada Vilaró and Josep Perelló will be responsible for opening this year. This work, which seeks to dilute borders in art and science, will last for 40 hours.
Monday, 10 April 2017
14 national and international companies will carry out creative residences in the city of Tàrrega.
From April to August, the projects are presented in various rehearsals that are open to the public, to be held in Tàrrega and Lleida.
Participation, the motto of the fair this year, women, historical memory and inclusion are the main subjects of the selected projects.
Wednesday, 31 August 2016
This year the theme will be multiculturalism, a distinctive feature of street arts that allows us to draw closer to very different communities and social contexts
A total of 57 national and international companies will participate in the fair, with a total of 263 sessions in 26 exhibition spaces. The number of registered professionals to date is 715
This year FiraTàrrega presents an artistic focus dedicated to Chile, an opportunity to learn about the country's artistic scene
Tuesday, 9 August 2016
This year FiraTàrrega will focus on Chile and has invited four different Chilean companies
In addition, there will be several professional activities in order to go deeper into performing arts' current state in this Latin American country
Tuesday, 28 June 2016
The 36th edition of the fair will take place from 8 to 11 September and will feature 60 performances from 57 companies
This year we will further multiculturalism as the backbone of the programme
The French company Artonik will be responsible for opening this year with The Colour of Time, a show that celebrates collectively friendship, cultural exchange and interracial friendships
Tuesday, 5 April 2016
The programme has Creation Laboratories, Artistic Residences and Transnational Productions.
This year the fair will welcome 11 companies that will carry out creative residences in the city of Tàrrega.
Monday, 21 March 2016
The seminar, sponsored by FiraTàrrega and Circostrada, was held last September in Barcelona and Tàrrega.
The role of street arts is reaffirmed as a key element in transforming the relationship between space and its inhabitants.
Cohesion among citizens, economic development and social change through street arts are other factors that are considered crucial.
Training and education, crucial for the future of performing street arts.