The Barcelona Pavilion… Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.

Canon f9 1/160s ISO200 EF24-105L IS This is a set of photos of the Barcelona Pavilion designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe built in 1928 and demolished in 1930 but reconstructed in 1959. At age 16 as a first year arts student when this I first saw plans and photos of this building it was a […]

Steps to a grotto in the Maze garden of Horta, Barcelona.

Canon 5D f4 1/125s EF 24=105 IS ISO200 The sculpture in the grotto is of the nymph Egeria of whom Byron wrote;Egeria! sweet creation of some heartWhich found no mortal resting-place so fairAs thine ideal breast; whate’er thou artOr wert, — a young Aurora of the air,The nympholepsy of some fond despair;Or, it might be, […]