EL CAP DE BARCELONA Roy Lichtenstein
Created for 1992 Barcelona Olympics by the American Pop Artist Roy Lichtenstein, “El Cap de Barcelona” is one of the first open air sculptures of the artist. The work is designed in a way to harmonize with Antoni Gaudi’s unique architectural style that surrounds the entire city. The works stands in the coastal neighborhood of Port Vell and gives the impression of an oil painting when observed from afar.
Made with ceramic tiles, “El Cap de Barcelona” (The Head of Barcelona) is an important highlight of the city that overflows with art.