Barcelona Modernisme

This artistic movement at the turn of the 20th century marks a break with traditional art. While modernism is seen all over Europe, it has unique characteristics in Barcelona and Catalonia. As the industrial revolution made cities boom, newly rich Barcelonese funded this unique movement to set themselves apart from the old money of Barcelona. “El modernisme català” is noted by its diverse use of building materials and influence from the natural world.

(This album does not include the Sagrada Família or Hospital de Sant Pau. Click on the former two buildings for individual albums.)

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