The Grup d'Estudis d'Història de la Cartografia (GEHC) and the Museu d'Història de Barcelona (MUHBA) will organise the cycle of conferences Models a la cartografia urbana espanyola: una anàlisi historic between 2 and 4 of February of 2017 in Barcelona.

The event pretends to make a clarifying contribution, thanks of main experts in the materia about the evolution of Spanish urban cartography from identification and description of the four traditions that, between XVI and XIX centuries, have produced most representations of cities.For this reason, the cycle has been organized in four  parts:

  • Sights of cities.
  • Urban militar topography.
  • Urban cadastral planimetry.
  • Urban cartography. 

The talks will take place at Sala Martí l’hume of the Museu d'Història of Barcelona.

The entrance is free with previous registration. 

The programme  and registration form is available in conference´s web.