“Van Hensbergen’s GUERNICA is a revelation.”
The New York Times
"'A meticulously constructed biography."
"Terrifically stirring…A gripping firsthand account of Gaudi’s power to melt the mind."
Sir John Richardson, author of A life of Picasso
Available now: The Sagrada Família
“Intoxicating … instantly engages … Van Hensbergen’s rich, poetic prose is perfectly suited to describe this unprecedented work of art. An engrossing, vivid inquiry into a man and his magisterial creation.”
'Favourite Books of 2017' - Washington Independent Review of Books
In Our Time, Radio 4 - Picasso's Guernica
99% Invisible - La Sagrada Família
Special Tour - The House of Lords
In conversation with John Richardson, Picasso: Passions and Politics
Ertegun House, University of Oxford
Perspectives: Portillo on Picasso, interview with Gijs van Hensbergen
NEWS & EVENTS
For Gijs' fascinating and interactive Guernica guide on the BBC