The musician and composer from Olot Joan Josep Mayans will perform a concert in which he will play, accompanied with the cello by Eva Curtó, poems by poets J. V. Foix, Ponç Pons, Maragall, Verdaguer, Carner and Pere Quart, among others.

Place: MUHBA. Vil·la Joana Ctra. de l’Església, 104, 08017 Vallvidrera. FGC: Baixador de Vallvidrera
Day and hour: Sunday the 16th December at 12 pm.

If you wish to assist, please reserve in advance here.

a href=””>This year, with the Ara journal, you can buy the facsimile of the Christmas cards that J. V. Foix sent for almost thirty years to his friends.
Each one contains a poem of Foix and the illustration of an artist, among them, Dalí, Miró, Tàpies, Ponç or Amat. The book was made in collaboration with Càtedra Màrius Torres and Pagès Editors.

If you are interested, you can buy it here.

The literary evening of this November, which is celebrated every month at Caffè San Marco is exceptionally dedicated to J. V. Foix. A poem reading and discussion will be held by the poet and editor Jordi Cornudella.

Day: November the 15th at 7.00 pm
Place: Caffè Sant Marco, Major, 62 Barcelone

Here you can download the poster.

Click here to see the video.

(ca) «Misteri i deler i delit»

In Sala Poblenou the Theater Company La Cremosa presents a work inspired by poems by J. V. Foix, Dolors Miquel and Blai Bonet, entitled Misteri i deler i delit .

Day and houre: November the 9th at 9-30 pm
Place: Sala Poblenou. c/ Pujades, 176 Barcelone

Here you can see the vídeo promocional.

Diari 1918, an approach

On the occasion of the 100 years of the Diari 1918 and to celebrate the new publication of this book, the Ateneu Barcelonès will dedicate this session to this Diari given by professor Joan R. Veny-Mesquida, editor of the Diari and about which he did his doctoral thesis, and by the editor Jordi Cornudella.

Day and hour: November the 7th at 7.00 pm
Place: Ateneu Barcelonès. Sala Verdaguer. Canuda, 6 Barcelona

Here you can see the video.

On the thirtieth anniversary of the death of J. V. Foix,, the issue 475 of Series I of the Biblioteca dell ‘«Archivium Romanicum» focused on this Catalan poet.
The articles, by Enric Bou, Ilaria Zamuner, Joan R. Veny-Mesquida and Joan Minguet Batllori, are centered on the publication of the facsimile of the plaque “It’s when I sleep I see it clear” by J. V. Foix and Joan Miró in 1975.

On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of J. V. Foix’s birth, in Tangram. Espai poli+edric, you can see the show based on Foix’s texts by Moixic and Voliana.

Place: Tangram. Mañé i Flaquer, 23
Day and hour: October the 4th at 8.00 pm

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The Gabriel Ferrater Association, of Sant Cugat del Vallès, organizes on the first Wednesday of the months of October, November and December the Poetry Reading Group dedicated to J. V. Foix. The sessions will be conducted by Jordi Malé, professor of Catalan Literature at the UdL.

Place: Mesón de Sant Cugat. Plaça Octavià, 8.
Days: October 3, November 7 and December 5.

Brochure of the sessions. Free assistance.

Autor: Humberto Rivas1918 is the year of the end of the Great War and of the Spanish flu, but also a key date for Catalan literature and for J. V. Foix. With Lluís Quintana, Professor of Catalan Philology (UAB); Enric Bou, professor of Catalan Literature at Ca’Foscari University (Venice) and Antoni Martí Monterde, writer and professor of Comparative Literature (UB). Presented by Joan Safont.

Day and hour: September 20, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.
Place: Ateneu Barcelonès. Sala Sala Verdaguer.

Here you can see the video.

On September the 1st, the exhibition “Personal memory” of the Olot artist Quim Domene in Ceret will be inaugurated, in which he will present, among other works, the sculptures-book inspired by poems by J. V. Foix.

Days: From September the 1st to the 30th
Site: La Capelleta, Ceret.

Here you can see the leaflet.