The Warhol In Spain – Bilbao

When we travel to Spain in 2018, one of the most exciting visits will be a curator-led tour through the Museo Guggenheim in the Basque Country gem of Bilbao. Currently celebrating its 20th anniversary, the Guggenheim is a stunning, one-of-a-kind architectural masterpiece notably designed by acclaimed architect Frank Gehry.

The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao takes up much of the modern landscape, with its silver gilded architecture hanging over the water and backed by lush, green mountains. – Kristen Bateman, Vogue, “9 Reasons Bilbao, Spain, Should Be at the Top of Your Must-Visit List

Recently Condé Nast Traveler has highlighted Bilbao’s architectural evolution, and described why this city is a must-see in the article “Why Bilbao, Spain Is Better Than Ever.”  Check out Graham’s take on the region, and discover how the Guggenheim Bilbao sparked the city’s architectural and urban revival, ultimately delivering Bilbao into the 21st-century.

Bilbao is just one of the many cities that the Carnegie Museums Travel Program group will experience on the May 29 – June 6, 2018 trip, “The Warhol in Spain.” This trip features a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see the vibrant art and culture of Spain alongside Patrick Moore, the Director of The Andy Warhol Museum.

To learn more about this exclusive opportunity, visit our new website.


‘Puppy’ statue, by Jeff Koons outside the Guggenheim Bilbao.

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