To commemorate the 180th anniversary of Santa Eulalia, the Palau Robert hosts for two months an exhibition of Haute Couture dresses and hats created in the workshops of the house between 1930 and 1990. A journey to enjoy an era in which Barcelona was a leader in fashion design.

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The Exhibition

The exhibition is open until January the 22nd, 2023.
Admission is free. The dresses on display come from the historical archive of Santa Eulalia and various museums and foundations such as the Museu del Disseny de Barcelona (DHUB), Museo del Traje de Madrid, Museu Tèxtil de Terrassa and Fundació Antoni de Montpalau.

Throughout four different rooms, visitors will be immersed in the
glamorous world of Haute Couture through spectacular dresses, hats, advertising posters and communications from Santa Eulalia that evoke the golden age of Haute Couture.


Palau Robert
107, Passeig de Gràcia

16.11.22 to 22.01.23
FINISHED ON the 19th of February
Monday to Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday, from 9 a.m. to 2.30 p.m.

180 years in fashion

The Team

Josep Casamartina i Parassols

He is a prestigious art historian specializing in the history of
fashion. He also specializes in curatorial projects for 19th and 20th century fashion exhibitions.

Casamartina is co-founder, director and vice-president of the
Antoni De Montpalau Foundation. He is also a member of the Royal Catalan Academy of Fine Arts of Sant Jordi, the Catalan Association of Art Critics and the Association of Catalan Language Writers.

Art Direction:
Apartamento Studios - Nacho Alegre

Nacho Alegre, Omar Sosa and Marco Velardi created Apartamento magazine in 2008. Throughout these years, beyond the magazine, they have expanded their field of publication into art books, creative direction -through Apartamento Studios-, and furniture design through BD Barcelona.

Apartamento Studios, based in Barcelona, Berlin and New York, is a design consultancy that works with prestigious brands such as Loewe, CC-Tapis, Flos, Vitra, V-Zug, Polform and Hermes among others.

The Book

Published to accompany one of the most exciting exhibitions of
2022 and presented in an elegant yet contemporary binding, this
exhibition book is an absorbing retrospective celebrating Saint
Eulalia's 180th year. It brings together fashion photographs, archival
material and previously unpublished objects from private collections.

Published in Catalan, Spanish and English, the catalog will be
distributed to 3,000 customers in Santa Eulalia and 1,000 units will be
on sale both in Palau Robert and in the Santa Eulalia store.

Shop book
New Odyssea Perfume

Commemorative perfume of our next 180th anniversary of the store.

An evocative and profound name, just like the fragrance,
inspired by Homer's epic poem that reflects the adventures of these 180 years of history of Santa Eulalia.