ART & MUSIC AT THE 1992 BARCELONA OLYMPIC GAMES
But not only the waterfront was improved, the whole city experimented with many changes with new roads, subway renovation, airport, plus more hotels were also built. The sculptures to decorate the city and welcome international visitors were designed by prestigious artists. The statue “The face of Barcelona” by Roy Lichtenstein is one of them, located at Port Vell, it has become an icon of the city. It is very colorful and a clear homage to Picasso, Miró, and Gaudi, great artists who lived in Barcelona during the XX century.