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Formentera gets look at ‘Piedras escritas—Arabic inscriptions in the Pine Islands’

It’s the return of a Formentera summer classic: Cinema a la Fresca

Emilia Brusson and Lola Raya take ‘Life and Essence’ to Centre “Gabrielet”

Formentera welcomes Susana Loureda’s ‘inevitable encounter’

‘Poetic break’, a one-two punch of poetry and photography at Centre Gabrielet

From 7 June, music returns to Formentera plazas with ‘Música a les Places’

Early registration at Escola de Música i Dansa

‘Ajuntament Vell’ welcomes Julie Aubrun’s ‘Mi ciudadela’

Xico Castelló presents “Parlem de falutxos, balandres i pailebots”

‘Palma Brass’ quintet plays Formentera

Sant Ferran hosts Mostra de Músics last weekend in May

Formentera Film wraps 5 days of all-ages screenings

Maribel Escandell’s “Atles Metafísic” opens Monday

Formentera Film Festival’s Wednesday kick-off comes with 5 days of free all-ages screenings

Beni Trutmann contest celebrates photographers and displays winning submissions

Formentera cinema’s newest features, “Idò mata’ls” and “Idò remata’ls”, cast island-folk in a gangster saga

Formentera celebrates International Dance Day

Photo fans gear up for Monday 3 May opening of 18th Beni Trutmann exhibition

2021 Formentera Film devotes session to local youth

This Thursday, ‘Family Talks’ returns with face-to-face lecture from Estela Berenguer

Formentera celebrates Diada de Sant Jordi

Family-friendly “On és quan ja no hi és” explores loss of a loved one

Consell and ACAF sign partnership for content production at Ràdio Illa

Sant Jordi is back: book launches, vending stalls, theatre, concerts and exhibitions

Formentera launches online sales portal for tickets to cinema and cultural events

With Barnasants, Pau Riba returns to celebrate 50 years since made-on-Formentera recording

Students in Teresa Matilla’s painting course expose work

Formentera welcomes back Leonmanso

Participants in woodworking course by Aaron Keydar unveil work

Consell and Espai Frumentària sign deal to promote cultural activities

“Color cubano”, photo exhibition on Cuban identity at ‘Ajuntament Vell’ gallery

Flamenco fusion of “El Mawi de Cádiz” hits Formentera

Sunday concert series returns

Theatre’s in the air as Formentera welcomes back kids’ entertainment fest and L’Illa a Escena

La Mola lighthouse reopens Thursday, the cinema Friday

‘Uncover yourself’: Int’l Women’s Day exhibition encourages islanders to ditch taboos

Pottery students show work

Beni Trutmann photo contest turns 18

Partnership with OCB aims to build on Formentera’s cultural capital

Formentera welcomes «L’art de la taula periòdica»

‘Ajuntament Vell’ gallery prepares for next week’s unveiling of “Autoretratos”

Consell modifies services and activities amid rollout of Enhanced Tier 4

Three Kings’ 5 January visit to Formentera: no stops and Covid-safe

Formentera showcases local talent


This Saturday 12 Dec., La 22 performs on Formentera

This Christmas, hometown artists band together for “Formentera with Formentera”

Covid-safe Christmas programme has something for everyone

“Eso que tú me das” offers Formentera audiences Jordi Évole’s parting interview with Pau Donés

For International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, Yolanda Domínguez shares exhibit and seminar

‘Cine a los cuatro vientos’ returns to Formentera with programme of short films

Apneef benefit concert

Photo tribute to rural women of Formentera settles into La Mola lighthouse

Pine Islands crowds gear up for “Soñando a Pinocho”, a puppet show for the whole family

Simona Colzi unveils “La memòria de les fulles”

Sala de Cultura resumes weekly programme of films

Pine Islands audiences discover “Frida”—a conversation between dance, theatre, music and visual effects directed by Marie Tholon

L’autonomia en els infants, en el cicle ‘Xerrades per a famílies’

Local musicians give outdoor concerts —‘musical aperitifs’— every Sunday at noon

“Orientalismos” arrives Monday at ‘Ajuntament Vell’ gallery

Formentera celebrates All Saints’ Day with screenings of fantasy and terror shorts

Winter hours in effect at La Mola lighthouse

Consell offers courses and workshops for adults

“Árboles y tal...”, the newest exhibit from Robert P. Hawkins, takes up residence at Centre ‘Gabrielet’

Sala de Cultura (Cinema) and Palau de Congressos host “La Zanja”, an exploration of clashing civilisations and conflicting life visions

Formentera pays tribute to the women of the countryside

Formentera gets ready for the all-ages clown theatre of “Italino Grand Hotel”

Fran Lucas Simón’s ‘drifting strokes’ adorn walls of Centre Gabrielet from today

Street dance hits Formentera

This Monday, artists join forces to present “Orígens”

L’Illa a Escena leads with dance, theatre and kid-friendly productions

Chromatic diversity of Formentera’s seafloor on display in exhibit by Daniela Carestia

Associations encouraged to request subsidies for cultural celebrations and activities

“Contes d’África”

Photographer Esther González Zaera takes “IDÒ” to Ajuntament Vell

Muntsabee’s “Vida Morta” takes up at Centre ‘Gabrielet’

Laura Maresc’s “Preludi”

‘Culture capsules’ this Saturday

Island bookworms get look at Rafel Nadal’s ‘summer sea’

Partnership for Ràdio Illa content production

Silvina Taffuri shows crowds at Centre ‘Gabrielet’ Formentera’s rural side

Ajuntament Vell exhibition space welcomes Marià Castelló’s “Fragments d’Arquitectura”

Qué Celeste Festival kickoff

Eba Marí Guaita’s “En paral·lel al cel” opens at Centre Gabrielet

Álvaro Mendoza’s “Aïllat” settles into ‘Ajuntament Vell’

22-23 August, Formentera Jazz Festival goes virtual, taking performances and connections to social media

Singer-songwriter Meritxell Gené takes new album to Formentera

With abstract pieces, Moni Formentera makes début at Centre ‘Gabrielet’

On view: TRES

Formentera’s Diada de Sant Jaume gets local

Sol Courreges takes exhibit to Centre “Gabrielet”

Comeback of Formentera Jazz Festival will be intimate, with reduced capacity

Far de la Mola extends opening hours

Island’s cultural agenda gets new look and operating system

Formentera Ethnographic Collection reopens with entrance on Carrer Santa Maria

Marià Villangómez library welcomes islanders back for on-site visits without appointment, but reduced capacity

Anna Ametller’s “Juliol” takes up residence tomorrow at Centre ‘Gabrielet’

With LLUN3S series, music is at core of Far de la Mola’s full moon parties

This Monday, Formentera celebrates the pottery of Anneliese Witt with “Poesia i fang”

It’s the return of Cinema a la Fresca, a Formentera summer classic

Formentera hails return of art and craft markets

Music in the Squares returns to Formentera

The ‘savage dyes’ of Simona Colzi beckon crowds back to Centre ‘Gabrielet’

Four additional burial sites uncovered at byzantine necropolis in Sant Francesc

Formentera ushers in return of cultural programming with performance from symphony orchestra in La Mola lighthouse patio

La Mola lighthouse reopens tomorrow, Friday 12 June

Ajuntament Vell welcomes selection of contemporary art from collection of Cati Verdera

Ajuntament Vell exhibition space reopens

De-escalation: another 3 cultural spaces open on Formentera

Marià Villangómez library resumes lending and returns

International Dance Day

Consell backs revival of “ADN” comic, 20 years in the making


Something for everyone as Formentera’s Sant Jordi Day celebrations go virtual

Book launches, kids’ workshops and writers’ huddle figure among March events at libraries

Beni Trutmann photo contest turns 18

This Saturday at cinema, Les Kol·lontai perform free show for International Women’s Day revellers

Women’s Day exhibition: ‘Women working for women’

Consell and OCB make deal

Consell and Espai Frumentària join forces to promote cultural programming

Next Sunday, Formentera celebrates Int’l Women’s Day with charity run and politically-engaged activities

High school art department unveils exhibit

Formentera celebrates Balearic Islands Day with full month of activities

On view this week: ceramics students’ pottery display

Next Saturday at cinema, Formentera celebrates fourth Cantada Pagesa

This Sunday 23 February, drums beat as Sant Francesc streets come alive for Carnaval

Next Saturday, Toni Gomila and Oriol Broggi join forces and breathe life into “Rostoll Cremat”

On 29 March, 18th Festa Intercultural takes over Plaça Europa in Es Pujols

New books, kids’ entertainment and chalk talk at heart of Formentera libraries’ February calendar

Formentera gets ready for “Baleàrics”, a travelling showcase of ten Mediterranean artists

Marina Rossell tops lineup at Barnasants Formentera with concert this Saturday

Something for everyone in L’Illa a Escena’s culture-forward pupu platter of music and theatre

This weekend, Formentera welcomes thirteenth Festival of Children’s Entertainment

Three Kings to tour Formentera towns Sunday 5 January

Live tunes to ring in 2020 on Formentera

Father Christmas brings party to Formentera

Christmas carols at Centre de Dia

Joven Dolores and Itaca Band ready to roll out hits and set night on fire this Saturday

Ramonets, heavy-hitters on Christmas lineup for kids, play Formentera this Friday

For group show this Christmas, local artists pay tribute to David Vergara

Close-up on illustrated book about Eivissa and Formentera anchors December programming in local libraries

"Mobil", intimately-scaled circus theatre for youngsters

On day to quash gender violence, Formentera welcomes ‘witches of our time’

Month-long activities programme puts children and teens in spotlight

November of book launches and kids’ storytime at Formentera libraries

Es Pastorells take show to Gran Canaria

210 Catalan-language learners enrol in Consell de Formentera’s adult learning programme

“Malebable” takes local young'uns on journey of senses

Nephew of ‘Puchi Puchi’ commemorates uncle by giving Formentera work of art

Full of love and adventure, western Jon Braun gears up for stops on Formentera and in Santa Eulària

Book club encouraging islanders to ‘read and enjoy’ takes off at Villangómez library

Welcoming Rios Beltran’s “Formentera, La Isla Infinita”

New visiting hours at La Mola lighthouse

Discussing plans for Balearic Islands Day celebrations

Joan Marí Cardona lecture series gets enthusiastic Formentera welcome

Meeting of language policy chiefs

Organisers save seats for Formentera residents at upcoming ‘Son Estrella Galicia Posidonia’ festival

“Erró al Far”—a tribute to an artist remembered for generosity, esteem toward Formentera

Visit from regional culture envoy

Films, hands-on workshops, horseback rides make list of October activities for island youth

This Saturday and Monday, “Fortaleza a la Napolitana” at Sala de Cultura-Cinema

Hilario Serra’s display of historic Formentera coins débuts today in Ajuntament Vell gallery

Un projecte sobre les activitats de la pagesia formenterera obté la Beca d’Investigació 2019 del Consell de Formentera

Storytime tops slate of activities in Formentera libraries this October

Calling all organisers—Consell unlocks funding for celebrations and activities that showcase traditions, culture

Closing concert of ‘Música a les Places’ celebrates 25 years of Jazz & Co

Formentera hosts first International Symposium for Underwater Archaeological Restoration

Dance, theatre, music, performances and circus form core of L'Illa a Escena 2019, act two

Teresa Matilla, “Il·lapsos”

Consell de Formentera hails unprecedented undersea find

Consell de Formentera helps publish look at life experiences of local seniors

This weekend, Formentera Guitars Festival returns to heat up the Sant Ferran night

La Mola lighthouse's freshly minted cultural space logs nearly 12k visits in opening month

Consell orders probe after historical heritage sites vandalised

Formentera hosts Sant Jaume celebration full of all-age activities

On 1 July, La Mola lighthouse reboots as full-service museum

Formentera welcomes return of Cinema a la Fresca

Music and dance school reaches out to day centre users on pathbreaking 'dance therapy' project

Formentera celebrates 25 years of Jazz a la Plaça, 10 years of Música a les Places

“Dansa al carrer”—Saturday, Formentera celebrates day of dancing

Formentera Film Festival runs tomorrow to Sunday

Submissions now admitted for Council's 2019 research grant

Formentera welcomes Michel Mouffe's new exhibit, Saturday May 4 at 5.00pm

Local photographers celebrated and showcased at Beni Trutmann exhibit opening

Launch of Formentera Fotogràfica's opening expo

Mouffe's “A las cinco de la tarde” prepares for landing at can Senieta

Giorgio Conte and Joan Isaac salute Mediterranean with free concert Saturday at cinema

'Inhòspit' returns to la Mola with fresh dose of new theatre

Formentera Jazz Festival back June 6-9

Month-long Sant Jordi programme has something for the adults, youth and rug rats

17th Festa Intercultural to take over es Pujols plaza April 7

Workshops on pregnancy, infants and families

May 16-19, Formentera Film Festival offers all-ages selection of shorts

Partnership with OCB Formentera

Council and Espai Frumentària formalise partnership

Partial remains of individuals shot down by pro-Franco forces placed in niche at Sant Ferran cemetery

Formentera Council names Punta Pedrera quarries study winner of research grant

Ibizan troupe Clownidoscopio presents latest, “Refugi”, Saturday at cinema

La Mola school children take part in audio-visual workshop with Formentera Film Festival creative forces

Formentera celebrates regional holiday with music, gastronomy and sport

Next Sunday March 3 is Carnaval on Formentera

Formentera celebrates 'Balearic Islands Day' with wide-ranging programme

“Vida”, a puppet show for kids 10 and up (and families)

Formentera signs partnership with ACAF for Ràdio Illa content production

Singer-songwriter series kicks off Saturday at Formentera cinema with performance from Roger Mas and Estel Solé

First open call for family co-productions

'Tales for moon-talking'—kids' storytime scheduled for Sant Francesc library

La Mola lighthouse, open for visitors weekends in February

This season's L'Illa a Escena comes with third Cantada Pagesa, singer-songwriters and theatre

Music, theatre and storytelling for Formentera kids with 12th children's programming fest

«40 anys... » art exhibit stops in on Formentera

Three Kings to visit Formentera towns Saturday

Pop/rock billing to celebrate new year on Formentera

Formentera prepares for family-friendly clown show “Tatanka”

Formentera unveils 2019 calendar

Father Christmas stops in on Formentera

Holiday hours at Formentera libraries

'Cantam Nadales'—an evening of carols and hot chocolate

The comic-book history of Formentera and Eivissa

Ramon Mirabet and Projecte Mut headline Saturday night concerts

Tradition, culture and gastronomy on menu in Sant Francesc

Formentera newest member of Barnasants cultural initiative

Kids' “Safari” enlists animals of savanna to explore bullying

Collective Signatures returns to Formentera

CROTCH, an experiment in erasing gender

Formentera holds second course on sound salvaging

“Las 2 en punto” hits Formentera

Formentera to host celebration of Balearic culture and folk traditions

Balearic councils' image and sound archives clinch partnership agreement

New exhibit sets out to 'unearth the silence'

Day of learning about children, wellness and sport on Formentera

Ambulantes Teatro y Danza present 'Por unos pasitos de ná' to Formentera audiences

Culture and patrimony offices move to Sant Ferran

Findings from exhumation at Sant Ferran cemetery

Deep-dive into wood restoration in traditional architecture

Joan Marí Cardona lecture series back for eighth year

As L'Illa a Escena gears up for another season, Formentera gets ready for more theatre and dance

Guitar fest turns ten

Formentera to host course on wood restoration in traditional architecture

Pre-registration starts at Formentera's school of music and dance

Tango Festivalito turns four

Marià Villangómez library reopens this Thursday

Sculptures by Laura Maresc in spotlight at Centre Gabrielet from August 7-17

Formentera publishes retrospective of Ajuntament Vell gallery's featured shows

New directives provide overarching vision to island's image and sound archives

Formentera gets ready for Sant Francesc's 'Flower' bash

Photographer Melba Levick turns over part of photo archives to Formentera

Music, sport and culture on display at Formentera's yearly patron saint bash

Summer nights on Formentera, public squares host 34 silver screen classics

Formentera renews commitment to scientific research

As summer concert series returns, Formentera gears up for music 'in the squares'

Formentera strikes deal to extend Byzantine necropolis dig

Formentera Council names research grant recipient

This year's Festes de Sant Ferran feature seafood sampling

Archaelogy course offers deep dive into building studies

Honourees announced in Beni Trutmann contest's 16th edition

Teams begin third phase of push to map Formentera's subaquatic surroundings

Music and literature hold spotlight as Formentera celebrates Sant Jordi

Collective Signatures hits Formentera

Balearic high court confirms: es Campament is heritage site

Formentera welcomes Nuria Varela's 'feminism for beginners'

Blai Bonet and family-friendly theatre crown first six-month phase of L'Illa a Escena 2018

Soria film fest arrives on Formentera

In survey, Formentera's musicians in training give two cents on adding new course

Diada de Sant Jordi activities hit Formentera as spring gets rolling

Special Easter hours at Formentera libraries

As photo contest turns 16, Beni Trutmann gets political edge

Teaming up with Espai Frumèntaria, Formentera delivers boost to local culture

This Saturday, Formentera's first Festival Folklòric takes island by storm

Calling all theatre-keen Formentera rugrats: 'Algodón' is for you

Rounding out Diada festivities, Ibizan troupe Es Molí brings local-colour production 'Els Mijorals de Don Mariano' to island audiences

Five islanders murdered by Franco partisans honoured at Sant Ferran cemetery

Formentera celebrates regional holiday with fitness, culture, gastronomy and music

This Thursday, Formentera remembers victims of pro-Franco violence

More than a day, a 'Diada', of culture, fitness and solidarity to celebrate Balearic Islands

L'Illa a Escena back this weekend with 'Evocación', a piano and dance recital

As performing arts initiative keeps kicking, La Fornal dazzles Formentera audiences with 'adventures of Gepeto and Pinocchio'

Formentera cinema turns 30

This Friday at the Sant Francesc library, Cristina Brunet tells the tale of Martina's toys

This Sunday on the island, Carnaval is back

Cash to rebuild drystone walls, bury cabling and restore cultural heritage sites

Randa dedicates magazine's 79th issue to Formentera

Sa Senieta to house headquarters of Formentera museum

L'Illa a Escena, an initiative touting local theatre acts, is back

Sant Ferran launches town's newest library outlet

Three Kings of the East bring holiday mirth to Formentera this Friday

Stars of 2018 calendar: grapes

Tremendos headline New Year's concert in Sant Ferran

Next Thursday, Formentera gets ready for theatre show for the whole family

Formentera invites Cris Juanico and the Ai Ai Ai for Christmas concert

Taking stock of disinterment at Sant Ferran cemetery

This Saturday's free concert 'Retrobada' is among hottest entries on Christmas 2017 programme

Christmas holiday season officially under way

Officials check in on dig at Sant Ferran cemetery

Disinterment effort begins at Sant Ferran cemetery

Catalogue of activities heralds arrival of Christmas on Formentera

When Engruna Teatre hits Formentera with 'Codi Postal 00', it's a family affair

Next Monday: Koinonía, a look at the feminine world

Conversations: Arms, struggle and resistence on Formentera (16th to 20th century)

'Hilos,' winner of national youth performing arts distinction, comes to cinema

Es Pastorells take ball pagès to Ciutadella

Upgrades at municipal cinema

'Vola Ploma' puppet show touches down on Formentera

Classes back in session at music and dance school

Next week, seventh round of Joan Marí Cardona local research seminars

Continuing education course on using lime in historical restorations

Formentera, more theatre and more dance

Researchers' study of language trends among youth wins Formentera Council's 2016 grant

2017 Guitarres de Formentera

Formentera's Archive of Image and Sound launches information service

Formentera Council aims to purchase Sa Senieta plot and home with help from sustainable tourism fund

Michel Mouffe's show “Els pelegrins” opens in municipal gallery

From next week, Sant Francesc, Sant Ferran and la Mola welcome back summer outdoor film series

Jam-packed programme for Formentera's tribute to patron saint Jaume

Palma hopes construction of Formentera museum under way before end of legislative session

Torre des Pi des Català restoration nabs European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention's special mention

Balearic symphonic orchestra, Maria del Mar Bonet put in at Formentera

School of music and dance hosts year-end festival

Squares across Formentera welcome back summer music programme

Sneak peek at Formentera Film Festival

Formentera joins International Dance Day's list of backers

Nature, landscapes and people all in sharp focus at 15th Beni Trutmann contest

Sant Jordi day also marked by centennial celebration of 'Gabrielet'

Byzantine necropolis unearthed in Sant Francesc

Multimedia workshop puts school children at centre stage of Formentera Film initiative

Eduard Arnalot takes clown act to streets

Crews turn to 'consolidation' phase of work at Es Cap de Barbaria II

Formentera remembers Antoni Tur Costa, `Gabrielet´

Educational concert for Formentera school children

Month of activities to celebrate Sant Jordi holiday

Renewed work at Cap de Barbaria II dig site

Artistic exchange in Balears gets helping hand with Illes d'Art

Entries now accepted for 15th Beni Trutmann photo contest

This Tuesday and Wednesday, Pau Durà sniffs out local extras for film starring José Sacristán, ‘Formentera Lady'

New takes on old faves — Formentera spectators of all ages gear up for weekend of theatre

Balearic holiday boasts entertainment for young and old

This Sunday, Formentera celebrates Carnaval 2017

Experts study restoration of can Ramon

Syrian artist to take stage post-paella as part of next Saturday's “Formentera amb Síria”

With “L'etern mecanoscrit”, audiences see reading get raves

Work under way at can Ramon

L'Illa a Escena: theatre, music and opera for all

Formentera's programme to stand with Syrians

First step towards reshaping rules that define Formentera's historical zones

Municipal music school holds first traditional sing-along

Three Kings of the East fill island of Formentera with magic

Three Kings to tour Formentera towns Thursday

2017 calendar has Formentera casting gaze at prehistory

“The New Tremendos” bring best in pop music to Sant Ferran's New Years Eve festival tent

Selection of children's theatre aims to make holidays merry for kids too

Projecte Mut, Strombers and Voice & Sense hold down bill for evening of concerts

Diabéticas Aceleradas bring their latest act to Formentera

This Christmas, Formentera turns on holiday charm

Formentera welcomes first round of local history seminars held away from Mallorca

Kids in the Pityuses get a chance to catch MARCEL GROS clowning it up in “La gran A...ventura”

La Mola lighthouse prepares to don veneer of cultural centre

Formentera to host country's first hands-on underwater metals course

Council continues bid to support scientific research

Justice and happiness pay Pitiüses a visit in 'Distancia siete minutos' tragicomedy

On the Formentera performing arts beat

Guitar fest promises plenty of weekend fun

On cultural tour, a stop at Formentera

On the island and in concert: Manel

Formentera jumps on board push for sensible drinking

Seniors get collective nod with Formentera's gold medal honour

CiF takes Sant Jaume 2016 programme to people

Marianet Barber well restored

Open-Air Cinema arrives tomorrow with another summer of films in Sant Francesc, Sant Ferran and La Mola

Formentera takes steps to designate drystone wall building techniques as protected heritage

Homegrown Catalan campaign extends to Eivissa. Next up: Menorca and Mallorc

'Revelaciones' by Álvaro Mendoza

Council and Baleària's social arm clinch renewed cultural partnership

Formentera's got culture on the agenda

This Saturday, Leonmanso performs at Casa del Poble in la Mola

Beni Trutmann honours nine of 87 participants

Ramon Pérez Carrió lays cards on table with 'La Baralla de les Meravelles'

Next week Joan Marí Cardona conference series returns

Saturday 'Parasceve' takes stage in Formentera

Month-long activities programme marks Sant Jordi holiday

Next Sunday marks fourteenth year of Intercultural Day in Sant Ferran

Es Cap de Barbaria II dig site, prehistoric life on Formentera

Four Formentera pupils are finalists in Aqualia international drawing contest for children

Beni Trutmann photo competition gets younger

Address by the vice president on the Diada de les Illes Balears

Slate of activities to help fete Balearic Islands Day

Formentera gets €300,000 to promote tourism

Carnival to be held in the old fitness centre

Culture takes centre stage in Formentera


Carnival 2016 crowds promised an eyeful

Pi des Català tower closed January and February

Taking the music of Formentera to Barcelona audiences

Three Kings of the Orient stop by Formentera

A new year of children's theatre and storytelling

Fundació Tony Manero and DJ Miguelito captain New Year's fest in Formentera

Council launches new call for applicants for scientific research grant

Formentera’s craft workers vote for group rep tomorrow

1715. La fi del regne enmig del mar? opens doors to Formenterencs

Formentera will have archaeological map of underwater sites

For programming on Day of the Child, Formentera pull out all the stops

Council's culture department gets backing from Fundació Baleària