Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Barcelona Project: Leading the Way Out of the Crisis?

23 February 2012

Yesterday, the LSE Catalan Observatory organised a half-day conference with Vicente Guallart, Barcelona’s Chief Architect and Antoni Vives, Barcelona’s Deputy Mayor for Urban Habitaton, to present their vision of Barcelona. LSE Cities Director Ricky Burdett chaired a session discussing Barcelona’s new ‘City Protocol’ initiative as a potential blueprint for urban regeneration elsewhere.