2004 The Fòrum Universal (devpt of seaside area, Parc del Fòrum)
The 1929 Expo has left behind a whole series of monumental constructions, offering a rich site for the study fo the interaction of architecture, urbanization, and history. Below I post some notes on an En Guàrdia programme on this event.
Detailed Wikipedia entry
Richly illustrated guide to the site (in Spanish)
Key facts in Expo 2000 site
Book: Gausa and others, Barcelona: a Guide to its Modern Architecture
En Guàrdia programme (in Catalan)
There is an evocative film of the constructionm work taking place.