Protests against housing inequality, tourism and a colonialist past have been roiling across the Catalan capital

By Carlos Delclós
Adrià Julià, ‘Hot Iron’, 2016-17, installation view, Espai 13, Fundació Joan Miró. Courtesy: Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona; photograph: Pere Pratdesaba

Espai 13, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona

By Max Andrews
Equipo Palomar, No es homosexual simplemente el homófilo sino el segado por el falo perdido (The homophile is not just homosexual, but the man blinded by the lost phallus, 2016), production still. Courtesy: the artists 

Contributing editor Max Andrews selects the best shows in the city

By Max Andrews

A night at Ricardo Bofill's Barcelona high-rise, Walden 7

By Emily King

Galeria Toni Tàpies, Barcelona, Spain

By Jessica Lott
Ramon Masats, Les Rambles, Barcelona, 1956. Courtesy: the artist.

Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Spain

By Max Andrews