EUROPE-SPAIN/Cataluna-Barcelona-1

WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS

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From 'Explore worldwide' 1999,'AGRAM' architectural information,'

 

Barcelona Head
   Maremagnum, Barcelona




 Sculpture by Roy Lichtenste, completed in 1992 for the Olympics and situated on the waterfront at Maremagnum in near the harbour. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 6 November 2007.

 

Torre Agbar/Agbar Towe
   Avinguda Diagonal, Barcelona




 Architect by Ateliers jean Nouvel on 2004. Photo by Changyong Shin (#1,2/2004), Byunguh Yu(#3/2007).

 

Overview
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Palau de la Musica Catalana
   Alta de San Pedro 13




 Built in 1905-08, palace of catalan music-architect by Lluis Domenechy Montaner. Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1992.

 

Placa d'Espanya
    Gran Via Corts Catalanes





 This square, with its central monumental fountain by Josep maria Jujol, marks the gateway to the great park of Montjuic, the setting for the 1929 International Exhibition and the 1992 Olympic Games. The trade fair pavilions stand behind the two Venetian towers and are overlooked by the majestic Palau Nacional. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 6 November 2007.

 

Palau de Congressos
    Av Reina M Cristina, Placa d'Espanya




 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 6 November 2007.

 

Font Magica de Montjuic
    Placa d'Espanya




 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 6 November 2007.

 

Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya/MNAC
    Placa d'Espanya





 Palau nacional de Montjuic. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 6 November 2007.

 

Square Scene
    Av Reina M Cristina, Placa d'Espanya




 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 6 November 2007.

 

Mies van der Rohe Pavilion/Pavello
    Marques de Comillasalle


 


 Built in 1929, rebuilt 1986 for memorial on 100th birthday of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe who designed this pavilion with Lily Reich. This pavilion was thr German
national pavilion for the 1929 Barcelona International Exhibition. It is a key reference in 20th century architecture. It houses the Barcelona Chair, which Mies van
der Rohe created exclusively for the pavilion, as well as the sculpture 'Dawn' by Georg Kolbe. Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1992.

 

Back Street
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Barcelona Cathedral
    Pla de la Seu, Barcelona





 Built on 1298-1890. Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1992 & Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

BBVA Building
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

BD Building
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Down Town
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Harbour View
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

La Caixa
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Massive Show Window
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Monologue
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Old Building
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Place Reial
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Plaza Cataluna
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Roundabout
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Street Scene
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Typical Buildings
    Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Western Buildings
   Barcelona




 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Gran Hotel Torre Catalunya
    Avda. Roma 2-4, Barcelona




 L
ocated in a business district, front of the Railway Station near the Trade Fair Centre. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 6 November 2007.

 

World Trade Centre
    Barcelona


 


 Business complex was designed by the team of architects behind the famous pyramid of the Louvre in Paris. Its form brings to mind a ship, getting wider as it rises from the ground. It houses a luxury hotel, offices, shop and restaurants. Photo by Changyong Shin (#1/2004), Byunguh Yu(#2-4/2007).

 

Torre Jaume I/Transbordador Aeri
    EI Port, Barcelona




 Built on 1931 that rises in the centre of the pier is the station of the aerial tramway with its red cable cars that run between Miramar and Barcelonata. Photo by Changyong Shin (#1/2004), Byunguh Yu(#2,3/2007).

 

Tubular Sculpture
    EI Port, Barcelona

 

Between thr ferry terminals stands the enormous tubular sculpture composed of seven steel structures that suggest waves on the sea, by the Valencian artist Andreu Alfaro. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 6 November 2007.

 

Museu Maritim
    EI Port, Barcelona




 Housed in the magnificent Gothic building of the Royal Shipyards. Photo by Changyong Shin (#1/2004), Byunguh Yu(#2,3/2007).

 

Monumento a Cristobal Colon/Columbus Monument
    El Port, Barcelona




 Built on 1888 when Expo was helded, 60 meter height. Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Cubic
    Barcelona




 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1992.

 

Open Escalator
    Barcelona




 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1992.

 

Torre Urquinaona
    Place d'Urquinaona, Barcelona




 Architect by Antoni Bonet Castellana & Bernat Miro Llort on 1973. Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1992.

 

Doewe Building
    Barcelona




 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1992.

 

Modern Building
    Barcelona




 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1992.