Projects

The Temple of Bacchus

The Temple of Bacchus

The Temple of Bacchus El Capricho park, Madrid, SpainThe Temple of Bacchus is located on a hill at the El Capricho park in Madrid, Spain. It was created between 1786 and 1788 by José de la Ballina and stands on a podium of five stone steps, which highlight its...

Pedro Calderón de la Barca

Pedro Calderón de la Barca

Pedro Calderón de la Barca Madrid, SpainPedro Calderón de la Barca was born in January 1600. He was a poet and playwriter. and one of the leading writers of the Spanish Golden Age. Most of his works premiered in the theaters of Madrid. His first known comedy, Love,...

Francis Turbine, Casa de Moneda

Francis Turbine, Casa de Moneda

Hydraulic Turbine Real Casa de Moneda, Segovia, SpainThe Real Casa de Moneda is the original Spanish mint where all the coins in Spain where once produced. After the centralization of the manufacture of currency in Madrid in 1869 a flour factory was housed on the...

Fountain of the Fallen Angel

Fountain of the Fallen Angel

Fountain of the Fallen Angel Retiro park, Madrid, SpainThe Fountain of the Fallen Angel, or The Fuente del Ángel Caído, is a monument and work of art located in the Retiro Park in Madrid, Spain.he statue that crowns the monument was created by Ricardo Bellver in 1877...

Infanta Isabel de Borbón

Infanta Isabel de Borbón

This monument was created in tribute to Isabel Bourbon, daughter of Queen Elizabeth II and the great great grandmother of the current King of Spain. She was also known as the Princess of Asturias or “La Chata” which is a reference to her snub or “button” nose.Located...

Capitoline Wolf, Segovia

Capitoline Wolf, Segovia

The Capitoline Wolf Segovia, SpainThe Capitoline Wolf represents the mythological legend of the foundation of Rome and depicts the goddess Luperca suckling Romulus and Remus. The original has been located in the Palazzo dei Conservatori on the Campidoglio in Rome...

Pantheon of the Duchess of Sevillano

Pantheon of the Duchess of Sevillano

The Pantheon of the Countess of Vega del Pozo is a monument built between 1882 and 1916 in the Spanish city of Guadalajara by the Duchess of Sevillano. The duchess commissioned famous Burgos architect Ricardo Velázquez Bosco to build the Pantheon and it is one of the...

Woman with a Mirror

Woman with a Mirror

Bronze statue of a Fat Lady with a mirror (Mujer con espejo) by Fernando Botero. This sculpture is located at Plaza de Colon in Madrid, Spain. The sculpture was a gift from the Colombian sculptor to the city of Madrid.The lady is lying on the floor, face down looking...

The Castle of San Silvestre

The Castle of San Silvestre

The Castle of San Silvestre is a castle located in the town of Maqueda, in Toledo, Spain. It was built by the commander of the Order of Santiago, Gutierre de Cárdenas, in the fifteenth century and was declared a Property of Cultural Interest by the National Artistic...