It is so inspiring (and humbling) to realize that all of ‘this‘ came from the imagination of one person.. Antonio Gaudi, gracia. Barcelona is endlessly inspiring! I will be posting some watercolours from the park later tonight.
Great day today. I finished lots of small paintings in addition to getting to the beach – my ‘happy place’. Hope that your day was great too. Canadian architect Frank Gehry’s piece Peix (fish), commissioned for the Barcelona Olympics. Super Italian artist who works entirely with old bike-parts! Super beautiful areas of Raval and the GothicContinue reading “The Mediterranean, and ‘fishing’ for Frank Gehry (who is Canadian, not Mediterranean at all!)”
This is a complete ‘Saturday Mash-up’ from my trip so far! (Just so that no one gets the impression that I am avoiding Gaudi – I’ll share that I have a ticket for Monday morning to see Park Güell, and I am planning on visiting the famous Sagrada Familia once my dear friend Jennifer Perkins arrives on theContinue reading “Not all that glitters is ‘Gaudi’..”
“Welcome in/to the doorways of Barcelona!” ⇔ ⇔ ⇔ Can you find the door-handle here? (It might take a minute!)
I went for a ‘little’ walk this morning.. Placa Reial (The Royal Square) The Pedrera The spine of a ‘dinausaur: Casa Batllo