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UNIVERSITAT DE BARCELONA


The University of Barcelona has more than 570 years of history, is the leader in Catalonia and Spain and ranks in the top positions in Europe. It is also the only university in the country that is part of the exclusive League of European Research Universities (LERU) and leads top-level internationalization initiatives, such as the Charm European University (CHARM-EU) alliance. The University of Barcelona is the principal centre of university research in Spain and has become a European benchmark for research activity, both in terms of the number of research programmes it conducts and the excellence these have achieved.

University of Barcelona’s EtnoBioFiC research group is devoted to all aspects of plant diversity and genome evolution as well as ethnobotany, the overlap of social and natural sciences. The team has experience in topics related to literature, art and botany. And in 2019 it organized the international workshop "HerbArt –Art and Science at Confluence", where artists and botany researchers met to share processes and identify territories of interdisciplinary collaboration.

University of Barcelona’s and Botanical Institute of Barcelona’s EtnoBioFiC research group is devoted to all aspects of plant diversity and genome evolution as well as ethnobotany, the overlap of social and natural sciences. The team has experience in topics related to literature, art and botany.

University of Barcelona’s Poció. Art, Poetry and Education research group is specialized in investigating and studying the characteristics of experimental poetry and the links with other forms of literature, with music and with the plastic arts, especially totally hybrid genres such as art books.
http://www.pocio.cat/elgrup.php#inici

In 2019, both research groups organized the international conference "HerbArt - Art and Science in Confluence", in which artists and botanical researchers met to share processes and identify territories for interdisciplinary collaboration. https://www.etnobiofic.cat/en/