Barcelona

A roll of film March 18, 2013

Barcelona is probably the most lisp friendly city in the world. What’s more, with it’s dark narrow streets bursting with life (so long as you head there at a civilised hour, like after 5) crazy Disney Land architecture and fiercely proud, seriously arty and cosmopolitan people it’s pretty visitor friendly too. The unhealthy rivalry between Madrid and Barcelona plays itself out in more places than the fútbol field. Unless you want to endure at least an hour of one-sided conversation in which you are permitted no input or respite, never ask a Madrileño what they think of Barcelona, and vice versa.

What I will say about Barcelona is this: there seems to be an actual commitment to contemporary art and design with an actual centre dedicated to the stuff – Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Barcelona – right in the guts of the old town where I spent a tidy afternoon.

If you’d like to know more information about where some of these photos were taken, particularly some of the artwork, don’t hesitate to ask in the comments section!

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Independent creative – artist, illustrator and graphic designer.

Comments 2

  1. Amelia says on March 20, 2013

    Thoroughly enjoyed this post! Beautiful photos lovely lady.

  2. jodie05 says on March 19, 2013

    Owww that little pile of cards and photos and postcards looks delicious!!! I’d love to have a rummage in that pile!!

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