List of Gaudí buildings

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UNESCO World Heritage Site
Works of Antoni Gaudí
Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List
Sagrada Familia 01.jpg
Casa Milà - Barcelona, Spain - Jan 2007.jpg
Casa Vicens (Barcelona) - 3.jpg
Palau Güell (2).jpg
Cripta de la Colònia Güell 1.jpg
Park Güell Banc de la plaça 6.JPG
Location Spain
Type Cultural
Criteria i, ii, iv
Reference 320bis
UNESCO region Europe and North America
Inscription history
Inscription 1984 (8th Session)
Extensions 2005

Antoni Gaudí was an architect from Catalonia, Spain, who belonged to the Modernisme (Art Nouveau) movement and was famous for his unique style and highly individualistic designs.

As an architecture student at the Escola Tècnica Superior d'Arquitectura in Barcelona from 1873 to 1877, Gaudí achieved only mediocre grades but did well in his "trial drawings and projects."[1] After five years of work, he was awarded the title of architect in 1878. As he signed Gaudí's title, Elies Rogent declared, "Qui sap si hem donat el diploma a un boig o a un geni. El temps ens ho dirà." ("Who knows if we have given this diploma to a nut or to a genius. Time will tell.")

The newly named architect immediately began to plan and design, and remained affiliated with the school his entire life.

Chronological listing[edit]

Name photo World


Location Date Building Coordinates
Sagrada Familia Sagrada Familia 01.jpg yes Barcelona 1882–

[Completion estimated 2026–2028]

41°24′13″N 2°10′28″E / 41.40361°N 2.17444°E / 41.40361; 2.17444 (Sagrada Familia)
El Capricho Capricho gaudi 201108.jpg Comillas (Cantabria) 1883–1885 43°23′01″N 4°17′34″W / 43.3837°N 4.2927°W / 43.3837; -4.2927 (El Capricho)
Casa Vicens Casa Vicens (Barcelona) - 3.jpg yes Barcelona 1883–1888 41°24′12.50″N 2°9′2.44″E / 41.4034722°N 2.1506778°E / 41.4034722; 2.1506778 (Casa Vicens)
Episcopal Palace of Astorga Astorga Palacio Episcopal 2010.jpg Astorga (León) 1883–1913 42°27′28″N 6°03′21″W / 42.45778°N 6.05583°W / 42.45778; -6.05583 (Episcopal Palace of Astorga)
Güell Pavilions Pabellones Güell.jpg Barcelona 1884–1887 41°23′22.1382″N 2°07′9.9006″E / 41.389482833°N 2.119416833°E / 41.389482833; 2.119416833 (Güell Pavilions)
Palau Güell PalauGuell1.jpg yes Barcelona 1885–1890 41°22′44″N 2°10′27″E / 41.37889°N 2.17417°E / 41.37889; 2.17417 (Palau Güell)
Teresian College Teresianas01.jpg Barcelona 1888–1889 41°23′59.76″N 2°7′58.27″E / 41.3999333°N 2.1328528°E / 41.3999333; 2.1328528 (Teresian College)
Casa Botines Casa Botines.jpg León 1891– 42°35′54″N 5°34′14″W / 42.59833°N 5.57056°W / 42.59833; -5.57056 (Casa Botines)
Franciscan Missions in Tangier Misiones Franciscanas (Tánger).jpg Tangier 1892 (unbuilt)
Bodegas Güell Garraf - Celler Güell.jpg Sitges 1895–1897
Casa Calvet Casa Calvet.JPG Barcelona 1898–1900 41°23′27″N 2°10′23″E / 41.39083°N 2.17306°E / 41.39083; 2.17306 (Casa Calvet)
Bellesguard BellesguardI.JPG Barcelona 1900–1909 41°24′34″N 2°07′37″E / 41.40944°N 2.12694°E / 41.40944; 2.12694 (Bellesguard's Tower)
Park Güell Parcguell.jpg yes Barcelona 1900–1914 41°24′49″N 2°09′10″E / 41.41361°N 2.15278°E / 41.41361; 2.15278 (Park Güell)
Artigas Gardens Lillet17.jpg La Pobla de Lillet 1905–1906
Casa Milà Casa Milà - Barcelona, Spain - Jan 2007.jpg yes Barcelona 1905–1907 41°23′43″N 2°09′42″E / 41.39528°N 2.16167°E / 41.39528; 2.16167 (Casa Milà)
Casa Batlló Close up Casa Batlo.JPG yes Barcelona 1905–1907 41°23′30″N 2°09′54″E / 41.39167°N 2.16500°E / 41.39167; 2.16500 (Casa Batlló)
Church of Colònia Güell Cripta de la Colònia Güell 1.jpg yes Santa Coloma de Cervelló
1908–1914 41°21′49″N 2°1′41″E / 41.36361°N 2.02806°E / 41.36361; 2.02806 (Church of Colònia Güell)
Hotel Attraction Hotel Attraction.jpg New York City 1908 (unbuilt)
Sagrada Família Schools SF - Escuelas.jpg yes Barcelona 1909 41°24′10.7″N 2°10′27.0″E / 41.402972°N 2.174167°E / 41.402972; 2.174167 (Sagrada Familia schools)


External links[edit]

Media related to Buildings by Antoni Gaudí at Wikimedia Commons