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In the Raval are Museumsand ExhibitionsMontalegre streetCaritat The House of the Centrefor Contemporary Culture ofBarcelona (CCCB)Museu d ContemporaryArt (MACBA) HouseConvalescence, The Convent dels Angels and the Monastery-Church of Sant Pau. At the endof the Ramblas is the shipyards(Drassanes) Church of Sant Pere Nolasc
Centre of Contemporary Cultureis a complex of contemporaryculture. Designed byarchitects HelioPiñon and Albert Vilaplana. OnFebruary 25, 1994 inaugurated theCCCB with a total area of15,000 m2, of which 4,000 areused for exhibitions.
CCC is a prismatic body building 30 m high glazed façade spectacular inits top leans over the yard as a cantilevered work with your game as amirror reflection of the landscape and as a vantage point above the city,
The Museum of Contemporary Art in Barcelona known for short MACBA,the construction of what would host the museum commissioned the architectAmerican Richard Meier
The Museum of Contemporary Art in Barcelona The collection includes worldreference names as Pablo Picasso, Joan Miró, Marcel Duchamp, Joaquin Torres-Garcia, Paul Palenzuelo, Antoni Tapies, Miquel Barceló and Roy Lichtenstein
The Museum of Contemporary Art Statue LONA Jorge Oteiza Orio
Sant Pau del Camp Thecloister is small and was built inthe thirteenth century, witharches of three andfive lobes. The arches aresupported on columns. Thebuilding is surrounded by agarden where the house is theold abbey built between the XIII-XIV century and early eighteenthcenturies.
The Shipyards (Drassanes)Barcelona are a real civilarchitectural Gothic Duringthe reign of Peter III ofAragon between 1280/1300,construction began of theshipyards, which consistedof alargewalled rectangular building with four towers inits angles, two of which stillexist.