IMAGES TO TOUCH

IMAGES TO TOUCH

Van 09/11/2017 tot 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

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. 

Route of the ancient trades of 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.

Contemporary architecture in Andorra

CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE IN ANDORRA

CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE IN ANDORRA

Since the early 20th century, architecture in Andorra has evolved constantly. Come and see it!

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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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High mountain cuisine

HIGH MOUNTAIN CUISINE

HIGH MOUNTAIN CUISINE

Experience the flavours of high-mountain cuisine found in traditional Andorran cooking. Get ready for a taste of tradition!

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RESTAURANTS FOR ALL TASTES NEARBY

Restaurant Trovi Punt de Trobada

RESTAURANT TROVI PUNT DE TROBADA

RESTAURANT TROVI PUNT DE TROBADA

Restaurant Trovi is on the road into Sant Julià in the parish of the same name. It has capacity for 80 people and offers home cooking.

Restaurant Pizzeria Uruguaia

RESTAURANT PIZZERIA URUGUAIA

RESTAURANT PIZZERIA URUGUAIA

Pizzeria Uruguaia is in the centre of the parish of Sant Julià de Lòria. 

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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Alberg Naturlandia

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Borda Rural de Conangle

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Hotel Imperial

HOTEL IMPERIAL

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Hotel Folch

HOTEL FOLCH

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