Category Archives: Guggenheim Bilbao

Gehry Goes South: Can the Starchitect Recreate the Bilbao Effect With Panama’s New Bio-Museum?

Gehry Goes South: Can the Starchitect Recreate the Bilbao Effect With Panama’s New Bio-Museum? | Artinfo.    Victoria Murillo/Istmophoto.com/Biomuseo Frank Gehry’s Biomuseo in Panama City “With the arrival of Frank Gehry’s twisting, titanium-clad Guggenheim Museum in 1997, the small, shipbuilding town … Continue reading

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With the Louvre-Lens, a Curtain Call for the Bilbao Effect

With the Louvre-Lens, a Curtain Call for the Bilbao Effect – Arts & Lifestyle – The Atlantic Cities. The Louvre’s first satellite museum, opening in Lens, France, was initially sought to bring similar effects of economic and cultural revitalization to its … Continue reading

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Branding Bilbao: A Cultural Investment That Paid Off

Branding Bilbao: A Cultural Investment That Paid Off | Pacific Standard Magazine ” Thanks in large part to the media attention it has attracted, the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao is a rare success story for the Spanish economy. June 27, 2012 • … Continue reading

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Guggenheim| The Bilbao museum attracted one million visitors in 2012

Guggenheim| The Bilbao museum attracted one million visitors in 2012 | EITB News Entertainment. – A brief news update about Bilbao’s visitorship. “The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao has surpassed the million-visitor mark this year, a number it had not reached since 2007, the … Continue reading

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An Introduction to the Guggenheim Bilbao’s Place in Urban Revitalization

The Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain, is an iconic symbol of how cultural institutions have become tools for marketing cities as destinations in order to revitalize them on a grand scale.  Bilbao had once been a major industrial center for … Continue reading

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Guggenheim Bilbao Self-Promotion on Home Website

The Guggenheim Museum’s introduction to their Bilbao location, as found on their site: “Instantly hailed as the most important structure of its time, Frank Gehry’s Guggenheim Museum Bilbao has celebrated more than a decade of extraordinary success. With over a … Continue reading

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