Mallorca’s Abandoned Buildings


Gesa Building. Image © Lluís Bort

Gesa Building. Image © Lluís Bort

A building stands out along the maritime walkway in Palma, Mallorca’s capital. Designed by José Ferragut Pou and completed in 1960, the building was a poster child for the modern architectural movement sweeping the globe at that time. Today, like many of its brethren, it stands in abandoned  disrepair. 

Lluís Bort is the Spanish architect and photographer behind “Empty Architecture,” a photographic compilation of abandoned buildings from throughout the island of Mallorca, Spain.

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