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Barcelona’s Park Güell

October 20, 2015 // 10 Comments

Lots of cities have parks.  Probably most cities.  There are parks and then there is Park Güell in Barcelona.  It is more wonderland than park and this is where the [...]

Casa Milà

September 20, 2015 // 7 Comments

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Earlier this week Kongo visited Casa Milà, popularly known as La Pedrera (the quarry) in Barcelona.  This home was designed by the Catalan architect Antoni Gaudi and built [...]

Lines and Curves

March 9, 2014 // 5 Comments

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Kongo spent the morning in Balboa Park, one of his favorite spots, studying lines and curves. He’s come to appreciate how verticals add tension and horizontals soothe. [...]