BARCELONA ; ART

Barcelona is full of art, and when I say full I mean really full ! It is everywhere you see, old art and new art.

I think you need a life time of holidays to see all the art in Barcelona. But pictures say more than words, right , so here we go.

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LIFE STREET ART, PEOPLE LOOKING LIKE STATUES CAN BE SEEN ALL OVER BARCELONA

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THESE TWO WORKS I FOUND IN A FORGOTTEN CORNER ON THE STREET

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THIS PAINTING OF  A TREE WAS IN A VERY SMALL SHOP, I WAS AMAZED WHEN I SAW IT AND IT WAS REALLY HUGE, SOMETHING FOR A HOUSE WITH BIG BARE WALLS

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THIS IS THE WORK OF THE FAMOUS GAUDI, I HAVE DECIDED TO DO A WHOLE BLOGPOST ON GAUDI AS IT IS TOO MUCH TO INCLUDE THE WORK OF GAUDI IN THIS BLOGPOST ON ART

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WHAT A PITY SOMEONE SPOILED IT WITH GRAFITTI !

When we were unable to visit the Picasso museum we found the museum of contempory art nearby and what a pleasant surprise it was !!!!

The following pictures were all taken there.

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THESE STATUES WERE MADE OF COPPER BUT THEY LOOKED LIKE THEY WERE MADE OF WOOD

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HERE YOU CAN SEE THE LIVE MODEL, THE CLAY MODEL AND THE END PRODUCT IN COPPER AND LAST BUT NOT LEAST THE ARTIST HIMSELF RICHARD MACDONALD.

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The following works are from many different artists but also in the museum of contempory art.

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ALL THE PHOTO’S YOU MAY THINK ARE PHOTO’S ARE IN FACT PAINTINGS !!!!!

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A CLOSE-UP OF THE BLACK AND WHITE PAINTING ABOVE

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PAINTING OF A SELFIE PICTURE

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This was just a small selection of the art we saw in just 3 days ! My next blogpost will be about Gaudi.

Have a great week all and thanks for stopping by ! And to all mums, HAPPY MOTHERSDAY !

 

 

 

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