I have it - (Queen Sofía Palace of the Arts)

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El Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia — an opera house and performing arts center. It contains four large rooms: a Main Room, Magisterial Classroom, Amphitheater and Theater of Camera. It is dedicated to music and the scenic arts. It is surrounded by 87,000 square meters of landscape and water, as well as 10,000 square meters of walking area. The Palau de Les Arts has four sections; the main hall, the master hall, the auditorium, and the Martin y Soler theatre. It holds many events such as opera, theatre and music in its auditoriums. Panoramic lifts and stairways connect platforms at different heights on the inside of the metallic frames of the building. The building has an metallic feather outer roof that rests on two supports and is 230 meters long and 70 meters high. One of the supports allows for part of the building to overhang. The building is supported by white concrete. Two laminated steel shells cover the building weighing over 3,000 tons. These shells are 163 meters wide and 163 meters long.

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Bérangère Tiaffay on November 8, 2012

Quelle architecture!!! J'aime. Bérangère

Marianna Angelaki on November 9, 2012

Santiago Calatrava e' Valencia - Valencia e' Santiago Calatrava :)) o no? :))

Jean Mahy on December 17, 2012

Très belle prise de vue,magnifique harmonie de couleurs.Toutes mes félicitations,Mes amitiés Jean

Misoad ElSoRi on December 17, 2012

Dear Panoramio Friends thank you so much for all nice comments, liked and your visits in my gallery. I send you all my warm greetings.!!Miguel

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Photo taken in Ciutat de les Arts i les Ciències, València, Valencia, Spain
Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía

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  • Uploaded on October 20, 2012
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    by Misoad ElSoRi
    • Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D700
    • Taken on 2012/10/08 20:06:51
    • Exposure: 0.040s (1/25)
    • Focal Length: 24.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO3200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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