The question whether listening to music makes you productive, as simple as it sounds, is still hugely contested. Many are sceptical, preferring silence to beats, but here’s thing: there are many surprising benefits to listening to music that- even if you’re a silence ‘purist’- may be worth revisiting. In our busy offices and busy lives perhaps music can even help, rather than hinder, our productivity?
Today on Guiri On The Grid, we are talking to the artist behind El Dios De Los Tres, Javier Navarro. Javier is an artist and illustrator based out of Madrid and Barcelona. He is considered a multidisciplinary artist, who likes to create images, symbols, aesthetics and stories from his particular vibrant colourful world with a surrealist and baroque style.
Every day, we live in a world that feeds us a near endless run of business words at work, in the media, and online. Everyone from corporate managers to motivational speakers often use the same words to motivate, instruct, and guide their employees. These terms are words that can either help, or they can be used as filler, without real meaning or understanding. Today, we are going to discuss the difference between Buzzword and Buzzlanguage.
Alisa Rosseter is cofounder of Arte Bar in Barcelona. Alisa Rosseter is originally from Los Angeles, California, where her and her husband owned a successful art school where they taught painting and drawing. However, a family trip to France started a love affair with Europe. They created Arte Bar in Barcelona, a creative space dedicated to painting and wine events.
This week we are speaking with Lucy Beckwith, co-creator of YO/MU. YO/MU is the innovative experience that fuses the balance of yoga with the healing and energizing elements as live music. While the live music provides the perfect way to get out of your own head, yoga provides an excellent form of expression and exercise. In her classes, Lucy combines her own style of dance like vinyasa sequence with co-creator, composer and cellist Pepe Arias’s fusion of electronic beats and live cello.
Today we are talking about the Art Bike Tours in Barcelona, a unique and relaxed way to see the city and the galleries it has to offer. Our guest is Duda Faria, co-founder of Art Bike Tours. Originally from Brazil, she started this business with two Barcelona locals as a way to offer visitors and locals alike a way to see amazing art in a genuine way. The tour is offered on three different routes and six different languages. Tour-goers can choose between Montjuic and Raval, Eixample, and Ciutat Vella, each with its own unique gallery spaces.
To find out more about the tours visit artbiketour.com
This week we are featuring Taran Hughes again, who will be hosting our upcoming The Grid Workshops, The Conscious Sale, June 7th, 7-9pm at Cloud Coworking, Calle Sardenya 229, Barcelona.
After being truly engaged with this question for quite some time, it was only the last 5 or 6 years of my career in Telecoms that I realised that difference is simply the mindset held by the individual. Breaking this down, I observed in others and myself that there are 3 key points of conscious performance that significantly influence the outcome of what we do.
We recently had the pleasure to do participate in the Tapas & Beer Tour given by Barcelona Eat Local. So many delicious local restaurants to discover, and lots of tapas and beers to share with friends and family! Watch an overview of the tour and share on your social media!