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Dan Brown and the journey of art

In Dan Brown‘s latest — Origin — the author’s eclectic genius Edmond Kirsh predicts a future with a seventh kingdom (animal classification), technium, which is a combination of man and machine.  387 more words


Taking a Second Look

I have just finished reading Dan Brown’s most recent book, Origin, which had many references to  Gaudi’s Casa Mila and Sagrada Familia in Barcelona. These gave me reason to review photos I had taken of both. 273 more words


Gaudi's Barcelona

When my husband and I arrived in Barcelona, we had no solid plan and spent our first evening researching what to see. Because we’ve visited many museums, cathedrals, piazzas and castles, we decided the thing that would distinguish Barcelona for us would be to immerse ourselves in Antoni Gaudi’s architecture. 1,246 more words

Where To Go

Gaudi Masterpieces

Whilst best known for his unfinished Basilica de la Sagrada Familia, Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí left his mark on Barcelona with several beautiful and imaginative homes and buildings that are Modernism and Art Nouveau masterpieces. 2,715 more words

Travel Locations

Origin, Chapter 51-52

Passeig de Gràcia
This photo is courtesy of TripAdvisor

Example of a painting by Sir Winston Churchill, A Flat Calm on a High-Prowed Boat, c. 62 more words

Casa Mila

Origin, Chapter 49

Interior of the Tesla Model X P90D

Possible route from Sabadell Airport, through the mountains, past Park Güell.

Park Güell, Antoni Gaudí

Sagrada Família, Antoni Gaudí 17 more words