Barcelona's Head

Local nameLa Cara de Barcelona
LocationBarcelona, Spain

El Cap de Barcelona is a surrealist sculpture created by American Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein for the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. Its English title is The Head of Barcelona.

The sculpture was Lichtenstein's first outdoor work using ceramic tile. It is said to acknowledge Antoni Gaudí and Barcelona's affinity for mosaics.The sculpture stands tall on the waterfront in the heart of the city. Made out of concrete and ceramic, it is an abstract rendition of a woman's head and appears exactly how one would expect a Lichtenstein sculpture to be.

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/El_Cap_de_Barcelona

Coordinates 41°22'51.326" N 2°10'56.897" E

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