Spain‘s political turmoil with Catalonia has been at the forefront of the news recently but there’s so much more that the country can also be remembered for.

Spain is one of the most vibrant, cultural places in the world – the country of fiestas and festivals! From religious occasions like the Semana Santa to literally painting the town red with La Tomatina and the Wine Battle of Haro, there’s lots to enjoy throughout the year.

Explore the Bridgeman archive for all the things that make Spain rich in culture, including Spanish-born artists and beautiful landscapes. See below for our curated selections.

Please contact us if you need help sourcing anything from the archive.


Take a look at Salvador Dali with his wife and at work in his Costa Brava property in Catalonia.

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Explore vibrant Spanish landscapes by Bridgeman Studio artist Paul Powis.

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