IMAGES TO TOUCH

IMAGES TO TOUCH

From 09/11/2017 to 28/01/2018

Museu del Tabac, Sant Julià de Lòria ( Sant Julià de Lòria )


The Tobacco Museum in Sant Julià de Lòria presents “Images to Touch”, an exhibition featuring 18 portraits by the photographer Juan Torre that can be visited until 28 January 2018.


“Images to Touch” is an exhibition that transforms photography into a tactile experience, thereby breaking down the barriers that define it as a purely visual art.

The concept is the brainchild of Juan Torre, a professional photographer whose vision was permanently impaired as the result of an illness.  By developing a new printing technique that produces the images in relief, Torre was able to realise his dream of enabling blind and visually impaired people to experience the world of the photographic image. The prints are given a three-millimetre relief surface, which both intensifies the visual quality of the photographs and gives them a new, tactile dimension.

The 18 images on display comprise a series of portraits of artists such as Miguel Ríos, Luz Casal, Paco de Lucía and Luís Eduardo Aute.

Through this exhibition, the Tobacco Museum is opening its doors to accessible art and raising awareness of functional diversity among the general public, while enabling blind visitors to experience the same sensations as those who are sighted.

The exhibition is open until 28 January 2018. Entry is free of charge.

More information is available at the Tobacco Museum.


ACTIVITIES YOU CAN DO VERY NEARBY

Skiing as you want

SKIING AS YOU WANT

SKIING AS YOU WANT

If what you love is skiing, you have more than 300 km of slopes to try. 

Camí dels Antics Oficis de Sant Julià de Lòria

ROUTE OF THE ANCIENT TRADES OF SANT JULIÀ DE LÒRIA

ROUTE OF THE ANCIENT TRADES OF SANT JULIÀ DE LÒRIA

From Naturlandia you can do the Route of the Ancient Trades, a stroll through the charming Rabassa Forest.

Sculptures and fountains (Jaume Plensa)

SCULPTURES AND FOUNTAINS

SCULPTURES AND FOUNTAINS

Nature, water and culture fuse together in the countryside of the Principality, in several outdoor spaces replete with sculptures.

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Detail of the New Margineda Bridge

SANTA COLOMA AND LA MARGINEDA HERITAGE ARC

SANTA COLOMA AND LA MARGINEDA HERITAGE ARC

The “Heritage Arc” route in Andorra la Vella will unveil the most iconic locations in the southern part of the Parish. 

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COUNTRY HOUSES

COUNTRY HOUSES

COUNTRY HOUSES

Wrap yourself in the most absolute tranquillity that our mountains have to offer!

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RESTAURANTS FOR ALL TASTES NEARBY

Restaurant Cantàbric a Taula

RESTAURANT CANTÀBRIC A TAULA

RESTAURANT CANTÀBRIC A TAULA

El Cantàbric a Taula is located in the parish of Sant Julià de Lòria and specialises in fish and shellfish.

Restaurant Borda de Conangle

RESTAURANT BORDA DE CONANGLE

RESTAURANT BORDA DE CONANGLE

The Borda de Conangle is very close to the la Rabassa cross country ski slopes at an altitude of 2,000 m in Naturlandia.

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RESTAURANT ERMITAGE

RESTAURANT ERMITAGE

The bar-restaurant Ermitage of the Hotel Pol is in the centre of Sant Julià de Lòria, in the parish of the same name.

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