Let’s Set off on a colorful adventure into the world of street art in El Raval— one of the city’s most alternative, exciting and infamous neighborhoods. We’ll journey through the best street art spots and uncover the secret messages behind the hidden artworks, learn all about the artists, graffiti culture, and the stories that make up Barcelona’s famous street art scene Along the way we’ll visit the city’s most famous mural by New York artist Keith Haring, it’s oldest graffiti (over 400 years old!) and head to Barcelona’s biggest Urban Art Gallery where we can sometimes find the artists working away in the gallery’s underground studios. Taking you truly behind the street art scenes and to round off our experience, we’ll head to our Underground Art Hub—a private space filled artwork from some of the city’s best emerging street artists. We’ll share some drinks and snacks together and give you tips on great places to eat & drink, and off-the-beaten-track places to visit and things to do. We can’t wait to share our passion for street art with you!
Hey everyone, we are Kat & Jimi and friends—a group of passionate art lovers who work in Street Art, Art History and within the Contemporary Art World. Our mission is to connect you to Barcelona’s culture, locals, and hidden spots through unique art experiences that get you off the beaten track and into the heart of the city’s art scene. We proudly work alongside Barcelona’s artistic community to help support local art projects, galleries and artists. We also organize a lot of art events from our underground art gallery— A private art space housed in a 19th century modernist building packed with work from some of the city’s most exciting emerging artists. We can’t wait to share our passion for art with you and show you our city.
We’ll veer off the beaten track in bohemian El Raval-- one of the most authentic neighborhoods in the city. From record stores and skate parks to traditional markets and tiny bodegas, this gritty neighborhood is bursting at the seams with art, life, and beautiful hidden plazas.
We recommend you take this tour early on so you get a good understanding of Barcelona and our recommendations to help you make most of your time in our amazing city.