Lesseps Library Barcelona, Josep Llinás Architect, Catalan Architecture Design Photo
Lesseps Library, Barcelona : Architecture
Barcelona Library Building, Catalonia, Spain, design by Architect Josep Llinás
Biblioteca a la placa Lesseps
Address: Placa Lesspes 21-22, Gràcia, Eixample, Barcelona, Catalunya
Date built: 2003
Inauguration: end of 2005
Design: Josep Llinás, Architect
Phone: +34 933 68 45 64
Key architectural style: modern, geometric
The building housing the Jaume Fuster Library won the FAD prize for architecture shortly after it was constructed.
The collection is one of the best in the Barcelona public libraries system.
The library was built on the former site of a disused metro garage and workshop.
Image of this Josep Llinas building available upon request:
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Location: Placa Lesspes 21-22, Barcelona, Catalunya, North East Spain
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photo © Adrian Welch
A great place to relax, enjoy the coutryside and gain great views out over Barcelona. The best Gaudi architecture is at the lower, south end of Park Guell, primarily close to the southern entry. However we suggest if going by Metro getting off at Vallcarca and using escalators to almost reach the top of the Park. This way you can enjoy Park Guell walking down through it and getting more and more Gaudiesque. A fantastic pink house, the home of Antoni Gaudi for around 20 years is in the middle of the lower section.
Lesseps Library Barcelona, Josep Llinas Architect: Photos © Adrian Welch
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