The Thyssen Bornemisza and Reina Sofia Museums in Madrid’s Golden Triangle of Art

Earlier, I wrote about the Prado Museum in Madrid's Golden Triangle of Art.  The Thyssen Bornemisza and the Reina Sofia Museums complete the triangle. Thyssen Bornemisza Museum Across the Paseo del Prado from the Prado Museum, a short walk past colorful flower beds takes you to the Thyssen Bornemisza, a museum that opened in 1992 in a former palace. The spacious, light-filled galleries hold ... Read Full Article

The Reina Sofia in Madrid, Spain

  While I was pursuing a degree at Université de Rennes II (France) in French Studies with a specialty in Art History, I got “schooled,” French-style, by my civilization professor one day in class. “Where is Picasso’s greatest work housed?” he queried, looking me straight in the eye. I was shocked for two reasons. First, the French educational style is primarily based on lecture (by ... Read Full Article