Antoni Gaudí

Magic architect from Barcelona


  • Born: June 25, 1852
  • Died: June 12, 1926
  • Full Name: Antoni Plàcid Guillem Gaudí Cornet

Important buildings

  • 1882–Present: Sagrada Familia, Barcelona
  • 1883–1885: El Capricho, Comillas, Spain
  • 1883–1888: Casa Vicens, Barcelona
  • 1886–1890: Palau Güell, Barcelona
  • 1888–1890: Colegio Teresiano, Barcelona
  • 1898–1900: Casa Calvet, Barcelona
  • 1904–1906: Casa Batlló, Barcelona
  • 1906–1910: Casa Milà (or La Pedrera), Barcelona


  • 1900: Casa Calvet named Building of the Year by the City of Barcelona
  • 1969: Casa Milà, Casa Vincens, Colegio Teresiano, Parque Güell, and Sagrada Familia, named Historic-Artistic Monuments of National Interest
  • 1984: Casa Milà, Palau Güell, and Parque Güell granted World Heritage status by UNESCO

There are no straight lines or sharp corners in nature. Therefore, buildings must have no straight lines or sharp corners.

Antoni Gaudí

More interesting facts see on Antoni's wikipedia page.