The Intricate Moorish Style of Barcelona’s Buildings

Like all things which become indelibly connected to a blueprint in people's minds, Barcelona's architecture is automatically associated with Gaudi's masterpieces. This seems rightly so, especially that this late 19th century architect and artist's productions still represent a source of novelty in terms of design, space imagination, and construction techniques.  Nevertheless, Barcelona is home to…

Color Field Exhibition and other Installations at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, North-West Arkansas

Color Field was an exhibition on display at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, from June 1st to September 30th 2019. It consisted of outdoor sculptures and installations located in the beautiful landscape of the Ozark forest. Of the installations of interest we mention: Amanda Ross-Ho, 'The Character and Shape of Illuminated Things (Facial…

The Museum of Sculpture ‘Ion Jalea’, in Constanța, Romania

Ion Jalea (jale means mourning in Romanian) lived between 1887-1983 and was a Romanian sculptor of realist leanings with marked Romantic influences. Jalea was born and spent his childhood close to the seaside, in an area known as Dobrudja (in a little village near the Danube Delta National Park). His gift for art was encouraged…