Antoni Gaudi i Cornet, born on June 25th 1852, was a Catalan Architect who amazingly influenced Barcelona’s architecture. He made an outstanding creative contribution to the development of architecture and building technology.
Furthermore, UNESCO has ranked some of his work: “ world heritage for humanity ”
El Capricho (1883-1885) of Antonio Gaudí, in Comillas (Cantabria, Spain)
What is most impressive about Gaudi was his unbelievable intuition and outstanding creativity. This talent allowed him to design extraordinary buildings. He examined his projects carefully, taking care of all aesthetic and functional details.
The salamander in Park Güell has become a symbol of Gaudí’s work.
Gaudi was also the first architect to introduce new methods in the processing of materials, such as the famous
Trencadís mosaic! He continuously researched new structural solutions…
Many of his Creations became Historical Monuments and are visited by many tourists each year.