Tag Archives: Caixa Fòrum

Multicolour

18 Jan
Barcelona Cute Suite

Caixa Forum

Wow! You all overwhelmed me with your ideas and suggestions after yesterday’s post… NOT! Nobody, not one soul, nadie responded to my request for ideas, suggestions, etc. *sob*

Barcelona Cute Suite

Carrer Almogàvers

Oh well, such is life, I guess… I’m not giving up just yet, and so here is a threesome of multi-coloured images to send you off into the weekend… I’ll be back next week, but I’m not sure it’ll be on Monday… Have a *sob* great weekend!

Barcelona Cute Suite

Sagrada Familia

Brick delights

3 Oct copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Tiered

It is a well-known fact, that buildings constructed at the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th centuries in Barcelona were embellished with a range of techniques which were popular at the time. But there are also buildings, such as the Caixa Forum building, a former factory designed by architect Josep Puig i Cadafalch, where the embellishments are mostly found in the way the bricks that make up the skin of the building were laid.  Here are some brick delights from said building for your visual pleasure…

copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Steps

And there are more…

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Brick is beautiful

9 Nov copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Old factory

Yesterday I told you I would offer you more about Caixa Fòrum… well here it is! In a series of images I’ll show you some of the main features of this striking building made of artfully laid brick. Enjoy!

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