Posts Tagged ‘Travel Diary’

L’Auditori

Saturday, March 28th, 2009

Architect: Rafael Moneo

Date: 1990 – 1999

Address: Carrer de Lepant, 150, 08013 Barcelona

How to get there: L1 (Marina), L2 (Monumental), T4 (Auditori Teatre Nacional)

Bus Day: 6, 7, 10, 56, 62, B21, B25 Night: N0, N2, N3, N7, N11

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Library and Senior Center

Saturday, March 28th, 2009

Architect: RCR Architects

Date: 2007

Address: Carrer del Comte Borrell, 44, 08015, Barcelona, Spain

How to get there: L2 (Sant Antoni)

Observations: Finalist for the Mies van der Rohe Award 2009

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Guggenheim Bilbao

Saturday, March 28th, 2009

Architect: Frank Gehry

Date: 1991 – 1997

Address: Avenida Abandoibarra, 2 Bilbao 48001, Spain

How to get there: Tram (Guggenheim), Metro (Moyúa), Bus (1, 10, 13, 18, 27, 38, 48, 71)

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Infanta Elena Library

Saturday, March 28th, 2009

Name: Infanta Elena Library

Architect: Cruz y Ortiz

Date: 1995 – 1999

Address: Avenida de Maria Luisa, 8, Sevilla, 41013

How to get there: Access lines 6, 34, 41, C1, C2

Observations: Require you to leave backpacks/purses at entrance counter.

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Infanta Elena Library Info

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

I was not finding much info on this building so I emailed the architects (Cruz y Ortiz) to see if I could get info about the building and well they sent back a whole set of drawings as well as info about the building.  Here is what I got:

Infanta Elena Library