Free admission to Manifesta's 15 preview days for CIMAM members

1 July 2024

The Three Chimneys, Sant Adrià del Besòs. Photo © Manifesta 15 Barcelona Metropolitana | Arnau Rovira

Manifesta, the European nomadic biennial, will arrive in Barcelona and its metropolitan area from September 8 to November 24, 2024, to celebrate its 15th edition.

As a member of CIMAM, you will have free access to the preview days of Manifesta 15, which will be from September 5 to 7. Please reach out to to book your place.

Manifesta 15 Barcelona Metropolitana will cover a territory of 3000 km², with the aim of bringing new perspectives to the region. The biennial program is structured around three axes: Balancing conflicts, Caring and taking care of ourselves, and Imagining futures. These groups will shape events and exhibitions in 12 cities, making the biennial a decentralized cultural infrastructure.

12 cities. 12 weeks. Reimagining the future through art and architecture.

Key details:

  • Title: Manifesta 15 Metropolitan Barcelona
  • Curatorial team:
    • Director: Hedwig Fijen
    • Urban creative mediator: Sergio Pardo
    • Artistic creative mediator: Filipa Oliveira
    • Urban Mediators:
      • Ariadna Amat Garcia (Badalona)
      • Óscar Abril Ascaso (Sabadell)
      • Penélope Cañizares Ascaso (Cornellà de Llobregat)
      • Cristina Castells Tort (El Prat de Llobregat)
      • Andreu Dengra Carayol (Sant Cugat del Vallès)
      • Joan González Cano (Santa Coloma de Gramenet)
      • David Linares Ramos (Sant Adrià de Besòs)
      • Mireia Mascarell Llosa (L'Hospitalet de Llobregat)
      • Raquel Morcillo García (Granollers)
      • Gisel Noè (Mataró)
      • Imma Vilches García (Terrassa).

Program highlights:

Manifesta 15 will foster a cultural network across 12 cities, promoting a model that interweaves art, urbanism, social studies and ecological thinking, while engaging local audiences in critical dialogue.

To register for the preview days, please contact CIMAM at

We look forward to welcoming you to Manifesta 15 and to experiencing this unique cultural event together.