Art & Design Student Trips in Barcelona

Barcelona is a wonderful destination for Art and Design student group trips and home to some of the most colourful and inspiration contemporary art & design museums.

Whether your focus as a student group is Picasso, Dali, Miro or the majestic designs of Gaudi's works around this exciting walking city, a group study trip to Barcelona with Further and Higher Travel will afford your group an enriching and memorable experience at the best possible prices.

Contact our student travel experts today for your competitive tailor-made quotation and we will create a memorable experience for your next Art & design student group trip to Barcelona!

 

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NEW - Street Art Walking Tours

Looking closely on the walls, streets, doors of Barcelona it is easy to see that this Mediterranean city is one big contemporary art gallery…. if you know where to look. These 2 street tours will take students in and out of the city’s streets and alleys of the various districts of this grand city in where they will be informed about the emerging street art/ graffiti movement in Barcelona and get up close to some of the best ar read more ...

NEW -'Walking with Gaudi': Gaudi Exhibition Centre

The Gaudí Exhibition Centre is a new exhibition space in the city centre housing 'Walking with Gaudí', an extraordinary exhibition concerning the work and personality of Antoni Gaudí.  A unique collection of the great architect’s works, objects and documents representing almost a century of international research into Gaudí. The  Centre has a series of technological installations that read more ...

Antoni Tapies Foundation

One of the prime study visits for Art and Design groups in Barcelona, oriiginally founded in 1984 by the famous artist Antoni Tapies and designed to promote the study of modern contemporary art , the Fundació opened its doors in June 1990 in the building of the former Editorial Montaner i Simon publishing house, the work of the Modernist architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner. It was also restored and refurbished by the a read more ...

Casa Batllo

Designed and built by Antoni Gaudí between 1904 and 1906, having been commissioned by the textile industrialist Josep Batlló, the Casa Batllo is a prime example of the modernist architecture so celebrated in Barcelona and a fascinating visit for any student or school group of modern Architecture or Design. Nowadays, the spectacular facade is an iconic landmark in the city. The "Manzana de la Discordia", or Block of read more ...

Casa Mila

The last apartment house built by Antoni Gaudi, the Casa-Mila (or “Pedrera” as it is affectionately known) is considered the epitome of Modernism with its impressive façade of undulating stone and iron balconies and a must-visit for any Art and Design Sixth Form school or student groups during your study tour or trip to Barcelona. There is an accompanying exhibition and English guided tours can be arranged in advance. read more ...

Dali Museum Figueres

One of the most popular and iconic Art and Design study trips for grops to Barcelona. Located approximately an hour and a half outside Barcelona in the small Girona town of Figueres, the Dali museum contains the broadest range of works spanning the artistic career of Salvador Dalí, from his earliest artistic experiences and his creations within the Surrealist movement down to the works of the last years of his life. Offering a fasci read more ...

Sagrada Familia

One of the most popular visit on any trips to barcelona with your school or student group, the Basílica i Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Família commonly known as the Sagrada Família was designed by Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí (1852–1926). Although incomplete, the church is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and in November 2010 was consecrated and proclaimed a minor basilica by Pope Benedict XVI. Though co read more ...

Guell Palace

The Palau Güell is a mansion in Barcelona designed by the world famous Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí for the Catalan industrial tycoon Eusebi Güell. It is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site "Works of Antoni Gaudí".The home is centred on a main room for entertaining high society guests. Guests entered the home in horse drawn carriages through the front iron gates, which featured a parabolic arch a read more ...

Joan Miro Foundation

White walls, rustic tile floors and an elegant system of roof arches make this one of the worlds greatest museum buildings and one of the most important Art and Design student visits during your school trip or study tour of Barcelona. The foundation houses the permanent exhibition of more than 225 paintings, 5,000 drawings, 150 sculptures, tapestries and all graphics by Joan Miró. Please contact FHT Group Tours' expert read more ...

MACBA

In 1959, art critic Alexandre Cirici Pellicer formed a group of contemporary artists showing work in a series of 23 exhibitions with the hopes of beginning a collection for a new contemporary art museum in Barcelona. It was not until 1986 that the Barcelona City Council recommended the American architect Richard Meier & Partners (1987–1995) to design the museum. Art critics Francesc Miralles and Rosa Queralt were hired to write t read more ...

MNAC

The Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, abbreviated as MNAC, is the national museum of Catalan visual art located in Barcelona. Situated on Montjuïc hill at the end of Avinguda de la Reina Maria Cristina, near Plaza Espanya, the museum is especially notable for its outstanding collection of romanesque church paintings, and for Catalan art and design from the late 19th and early 20th centuries, including modernisme and noucentisme. read more ...

Museu Picasso

First opened to the public in 1963, the Museu Picasso became the first museum dedicated to the legendary Spanish Artist and houses one of the most extensive collections of his work, with over 3,500 examples. A must-visit for school group or student group trips to Barcelona studying modern art and design, the museum is housed in five adjoining medieval palaces in Barcelona's La Ribera and has since been declared a museum of national interes read more ...

Museum of Decorative Arts

The Museu de les Arts Decoratives opened on 1932 and has been located in the Palau Reial de Pedralbes in Barcelona.It is currently moving to a brand new location on the Placa de les Glories Catalanes where it will open in Spring 2014. Full details of what will be housed are yet to be revealed but it is likely to be an exciting new place for student groups of art and design to visit. Contact FHT Group Tours expert Barcelona student tri read more ...

Parc Guell

Commissioned by Eusebi Guell as a stylish park for the aristocracy and designed by Gaudi, Parc Guell is an amazing piece of design which sits on the hills in the North centre of Barcelona. At the top is a terraced area where you get a wonderful view of the park and the plan of Barcelona City. Here you will find multi-coloured tiles and fantastical designs by the great Architect. We can arrange a visit to the Park as part of a guided w read more ...

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