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 (416)

Christos Argiriou on December 18, 2013

Εντυπωσιακή και πανέμορφη εικόνα,σπουδαίο πλάνο με φανταστική ομορφιά!Με φιλικούς χαιρετισμούς,Χρήστος!!!

Andre S (pilago) on December 18, 2013

I have seen from a distance, we were traveling by bus. Excellent photo -- LIKE :)

MERRY Christmas and HAPPY New Year 2014!!!

rgds, Andre

GWHoffman on December 19, 2013

Amazing place and beautiful capture. LK-392

Regards, Glenn

Yuri O. on December 24, 2013

Hello Geneviève!

I wish you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you and to your family!


Greetings from Ukraine, Yuri.

Mone de Castro on December 28, 2013

Sensacional captura.

Like + foto favorita

Tenha um Ano Novo feliz.



Nada Urosevic (Beba) on December 29, 2013



Greetings ;)

mfp on December 30, 2013


YSL for this interesting photo!

Greetings, best wishes and a Happy New Year for you and your Family, Florian

hschwe on January 1, 2014

Hallo, Genevieve!

A gorgeous photography of this stunning art work!!!, breathtaking capture!! Magnificent view!!!


Herzliche Grüße vom Niederrhein und eine schöne Zeit wünscht Dir, Helmut

iobouras on January 1, 2014

This photo is taken from science fiction movie. Excellent composition and great shot. L 398. Best wishes for the New Year and friendly regards from Greece. Ioannis

dziwnowik on January 26, 2014

✰✰✰ 11 ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥ ✰✰✰

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

Ferenc N on September 13, 2014

Very interesting and beautiful composition! L Greetings, NFerenc

Miguel Santamaria on November 11, 2014

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 Genevieve M.
    • 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