Bubbles in the mist, Guggenheim Museum architecture detail, Bilbao, Euskadi, Spain

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The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao is a museum of modern and contemporary art, designed by the architect Frank Gehry, built along the Nervion River, by Ferrovial. The Guggenheim is one of several museums belonging to the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation. One of the most admired works of contemporary architecture, made in glass, titanium and limestone, the building has been hailed as a "signal moment in the architectural culture", because it represents "one of those rare moments when critics, academics, and the general public were all completely united about something." The museum was the building most frequently named as one of the most important works completed since 1980 in the 2010 World Architecture Survey among architecture experts.

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Comments (426)

camp2013 on February 26, 2014

Very nice composition,beautiful shot!!Thanks a lot for your complimen greetings from Tuscany....

ََAli Memari on March 7, 2014

Excellent shot.Very well captured.



Frank T. Schmelz on April 4, 2014

Wow, a masterpiece, Geneviève!
Best wishes

Anand Singh on April 15, 2014

Hello Gene,Excellent picture, superb!

LIKE 401 & YS 160

Best regards from India, Anand

NFerenc4 on September 13, 2014

Very interesting and beautiful composition! L Greetings, NFerenc

Miguel Santamaria on November 11

Very well seen and shot. I like the detail of the fog adding some mystery to the composition. Greetings,Miguel

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on July 4, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Gene M. - NO views !
    • Camera: Canon EOS 450D
    • Taken on 2012/06/05 11:09:01
    • Exposure: 0.004s (1/250)
    • Focal Length: 18.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/6.300
    • ISO Speed: ISO100