The BAW.2 ANTONI GAUDI is the portrait of this sinuous dream that took Gaudí from his interest in the social, through which he envisioned Barcelona in full metropolitan expansion at one Barcelona, until his absorption in the divine, seeing Monumentality as the final synthesis of the architectonic and becoming “the last cathedral’s builder”.
While covering the synthesis of his Modernist work (Casa Batlló house and Casa Milà) we will talk about anarchism and beatification, about deliquescent surfaces and wooded structures, of catalanism, bourgeoisies and bishops and we will try to learn a bit of his Architecture aswell.
Come on an urban expedition that invites you to discover the architecture of Barcelona through the works of its Masters, examples that generate the city and are the clearest cultural expression of a society as complex as the Catalan one.
Starting at the crossroads between Passeig de Gracia and Gran Via will walking around the Modernist Path at the Example (El Pla Cerdà). During this derive we will see the Casa Lleó Morera of Lluis Domenech i Montaner the Casa Ametller of Josep Puig i Cadafalch, the Casa Batlló de Antoni Gaudí, the Fundación Antoni Tapies de Lluis Domenech i Montaner and alteration by Abalos Sentkiewicz, the Casa Milà of Antoni Gaudi and some amazing courtyards of Barcelona.
My name is MIGUEL ANGEL BORRAS and together with my wife ELODIE GRAMMONT we love Spreading catalytic architecture through walking 2 years a go we start with the architecture walks as a extension service of our studio. Recently has joined this group of urban lovers RICARD PONS, illustrated architect and all-consuming languages as well as poems or city anecdotes. No one would say he is specialized in smart cities seing how he enjoys the swine side of Barcenoleta! We offer urban expeditions that invite you to discover the architecture of Barcelona through the works of its Masters, examples that generate the city and are the clearest cultural expression of a society as complex as the Catalan one. Our principal aim is to present the essence of city of Barcelona to the larger public, previous knowledge of architecture it’s not necessary.. Full profile ⋅ Leave a Review
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