Friday, October 27, 2017

How 20 years of Gehry's Guggenheim transformed Bilbao

The Gehry-designed Guggenheim Bilbao modern art museum is one of the most beautiful that we have visited. The linked art-icle gives an interesting overview of the gamble that led to its construction and opening in 1999 (at a total cost of 110 million euro), and also of the far-reaching positive effects it has had on Bilbao and the region. Recommended reading.

Copyright statement: image courtecy of Stefano Montagner (CC 2.0 licence).