Modernista: Gaudi and his Contemporaries in Modern Day Barcelona Photographic Essay at The Lighthouse

Michael Thomas Jones
“La sagrada Familia”. Photo: Michael Thomas Jones

A photographic essay of Barcelona’s Modernista buildings by Spain’s best-known architectural figure, Antoni Gaudi, and his contemporaries, Josep Puig i Cadafalch and Lluís Domènech i Montaner. Michael Thomas Jones has evocatively captured the details, occupants and context of their buildings within contemporary Barcelona in a newly commissioned series of photographs. Presented by The Lighthouse in partnership with Glasgow School of Art and the Scottish Government to coincide with the Glasgow School of Art’s centenary celebrations.

Open: 14 Nov 09 – 28 Feb 10

The Lighthouse
Scotland’s Centre for Architecture, Design and the City
11 Mitchell Lane
Glasgow G1 3NU