The group of Urban Sketchers Barcelona was created in the year 2011 as a local comunitiy of the international movement Urban Sketchers with the intention to enjoy the practice of direct drawing from the reality we have around us, with meetings in Barcelona and surroundings and following the Urban Sketching manifesto:
1. We draw on location,
On 2013 they organized the IV Simposium Internacional de Urban Sketchers and in 2017 they were constitute a non profit association to facilitate the permisions with the administrative bodies as well as to open doors to new opportunities and activities.
The association’s objetives are:
- To promote, dinamize and support events that contribute to the diffusion and the educatioin around sketching.
- To promote and develop the artistic, narrative, educational as well as social value of the sketching.
- Develop pedagogic activities for children, young people and adults through schools, universities, non profit associatioins and civic centers.
- To keep and develop a net of relationships promotint the exchange of ideas and habilities using information techology and comunication.
If you are interested in knowing more:
- They publish all the activites in their blog
- On Instagram they share their meetups and repost the sketches of Barcelona.
- They also have a Facebook group open to everybody who wants to share drawings of Barcelona.
- And a Facebook Page where they also publish their meet ups.
- You can also suscribre to the newsletter
To contact Urban Sketchers Barcelona: email@example.com