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Windows – Ohla la

Barcelona’s windows never fail to impress.

These particular fenestrations belong to a neo-classical building, built on the site of the former palace of the first Count of Barcelona.  Previously a furniture shop, the building was renovated a couple of years ago and is now home to a boutique hotel.  The historical facade contrasts with the modern eyeball-like spheres that adorn it, a sculptural work by artist and sculptor Frederic Amat.

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The same building at night, when the eclectic mix of old and new comes into its own.

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Ohla Hotel, Via Laietana 49, Barcelona

Linked to Lingering Look at Windows and Whimsical Windows.

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