Roca Umbert Fàbrica de les Arts

Cultural centre

Roca Umbert Arts factory is a constantly-changing arts centre at the service of creative processes, art training and dialogue between the different arts. The project, set up by Granollers town council, began with the conversion and restoration of a former textile factory with over 21.000 m2 of floor space which closed down in 1991.

What makes the organisation unique?

Roca Umbert is unique setting where visual arts, popular culture, music, creative industrial culture, thought, heritage, technology and literature coexist and interact to experiment in all fields of contemporary creativity, to be shared between their creators and the public.


Granollers, Spain


  • Large Concert Hall (audience capacity: more than 300), Outdoor stage, Multifunction Hall, Art Gallery, Conference Room, Meeting Room, Workshop room, Artists Studio, Rehearsal or Practice Room, Music Recording Studio, Library, Café / Bar, Restaurant, Co-working Space, Arts / Creative / Business / Social Incubator, Community Areas

  • Production, Exhibition and Programming, Education and Training

  • Music, Circus, Theatre / Performance, Dance, Visual Arts, Multimedia and interactive Arts, Film, Media (Radio & TV), Literature, Art residencies, Education

  • Industrial Building