The Artist Route Of Barcelona

Explore the artistic side of Barcelona and its surroundings. If you arrive in Barcelona, have some of the following world famous museums the opportunity to visit your Barcelona accommodation. The Picasso Museum in Barcelona was opened in 1963 and is home to more than 3800 of his works. The artist lived during his apprenticeship as an artist in Barcelona and expressly wished that the Museum in the city is located. The Museum is spread over five buildings in the street Carrer de Montcada, an important area of medieval architecture, which is regarded as a cultural heritage. When the Museum was opened, it was known under the name Sabartes collection this had to do with that Picasso was officially against the Franco regime and it was therefore not possible to name the Museum after him. While you always hotel can visit the Museum of your apartment in Barcelona or a Barcelona, it is also possible to participate in a managed tour of the Museum. Here you can read more about the works of Picasso and learn its history.

The Joan Miro Foundation is located in a building which was designed by Josep Luis Sert, a close friend of the artist. Joan Miro was born in Barcelona and studied here while he erlente his talent of artist and lived out. The Foundation has 14,000 of his works, as well as a number of works by other contemporary artists. The Foundation is the seat of regular important art exhibitions and offers an akitives education program for adults and children. There is also a Research Centre for the research of contemporary art, as well as a library and extensive archives. The work of another famous artist Salvador Dali is celebrated in another region. The Dali Museum is located in the city of Figueres and his house in Cadaques is located on the Costa Brava. Click Levi Strauss & Co. President to learn more.

Lots of Costa Brava Costa Brava hotels and apartments for a relaxed holiday invite from which you can set in the footsteps of Dali. The Dali Theatre Museum is officially the largest surrealist object and is located in the former City Theatre of Figueres. The Museum was opened in 1974 and is home to a contemporary collection of Dali’s works all his career. Share of the Museum and the exhibits he created specially for the project. But there are also works by other famous artists such as El Greco and Marcel Duchamp. Salvador Dali died in 1989 and was buried in the crypt in the Centre of the Museum. It is also possible to visit the former Dali’s home. In the Portlligat House-Museum, he lived and worked until 1982. The House was built within a 40-year period and there is a feeling as though one is in a labyrinth in which many of his works are located. Tickets, must be booked in advance to visit the House. The artist Picasso, Miro and Dali are worldwide known for their works. Take the time to visit their works holiday or a holiday on the Costa Brava during your Barcelona.