Destination Catalonia Archive
(Tea’s Construction Graphic Tee) Sagrada Família is a Roman Catholic church being built in Barcelona, Spain. It was designed by famous Catalan Architect Antoni Gaudí. It is a UNESCO world heritage site and when it’s finished being built it will be the tallest church in the world. Sagrada Família has been under
The beautiful tile mosaics in Parc Güell inspired four of our favorite girl’s styles: (clockwise) Mariposa Top, Perico Mosaic Top, Guell Tile Dress, Guell Tile Top Other posts on Parc Güell: Gaudi’s Dragon Fountain Wild Parrots of San Francisco & Barcelona
Our Lagarto Tee was inspired by Gaudi’s dragong fountain in Parc Güell.
One of my favorite things to do when traveling is try and stock up on various local sweets and chocolate. Spain first began consuming chocolate in the 1600s, after conquering the Aztecs in the Americas, and discovering the cocoa bean. It’s rumored that the first official recipe for chocolate emerged in
We love these ocean surf images by Yosigo, a young Spanish photographer: To see more of his work check out his website here.
Picasso’s Bacchanale Linocut and Tea’s Etched Print Ruffle Top
Here are a few of many of Picasso’s horse drawings & paintings. There are many great Picasso horse drawings from 1936 & 1937 when he was doing studies for Guernica. The bottom right piece Tete de Cheva was actually stolen from a Swiss museum in 2008. Picasso seems to be very popular
Picasso painted many roosters in the cubist style (above). Cubism influenced other important Spanish artists, Joan Miró and Salvador Dalí- who apparently also liked roosters (pictured below with pet Rooster). Tea’s Gallo Graphic Tee and Miro’s Le Coq
Picasso’s Bull Series starts with a realistic bull and gets more simplified and abstract. Tea’s Toro Layered Tee and Picasso’s The Bull State V
Cubist paintings by Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque and Jaun Gris. Guitars and violins were a popular subject for cubist painters – so popular, that it made it very difficult to choose which paintings to post. all images from: Olga’s Gallery and JuanGris.org Tea’s Guitarra Graphic Tee and Georges Braque’s The Bottle of