ESP, Barcelon, Spain,

Espronceda – Center for Art & Culture, founded in 2013 in Barcelona, is an innovative center and international platform for contemporary arts, education and cultural diffusion. The company Lemongrass Communication S.L. (Barcelona, is powering this project. The Espronceda program provides production residencies, as well as networking and dissemination opportunities for national/international artists (and curators). Espronceda has an almost five years of experience in the fields of the culture and art, organizing different, multi disciplinary, cultural and educative programs like: artist in residency & curator program, educational program (roundtables, workshops), cultural program, innovation and R&D workshops and event, workshops and many exhibitions ad performances with national and international artists. Espronceda encourages international artists, both established and emerging, to develop their own work and creativity, and to spread their inspiration. Espronceda believes strongly in the innovative synergies and the push for innovation from the art world.

The center promotes educational and cultural diffusions by presenting exhibitions by renowned artist as well as by exploring curatorial concepts and by organizing concerts, workshops and hosting meetings for art professionals.

Espronceda believes in international cooperation and has established agreements with APT (Artists Pension Trust; the biggest association of contemporary artists world-wide, including more than 2.800 selected contemporary artists), Mutual Art and several of the best universities, like, Academic royal des beaus-arts de Bruxelles, Arte Laguna Prize, ENCATC, the Royal School of Arts etc., and many more international organizations to allow for the development of a global exchange of ideas.


Alejandro Martin

Art Director, Curator

Dr. Henrik Sprengel

Co-founder Espronceda