Gaudí is a name associated with Barcelona that deserves to be known with his best works. These are a treasure of forms , ideas , symbols and fantasy hard to beat . Gaudi’s work in Barcelona you can visit helps us to understand the most internationally renowned architect who has worked in the city.
At the heart of Eixample on Passeig de Gràcia, where we find the most attractive houses and Antoni Gaudí known : first , on the corner of Calle Provenza , Casa Mila , the famous Pedrera, undulating forms reminiscent the waves of the sea. Below , Casa Batllo, metaphor legend Sant Jordi . Steps Gaudí bring us his key work , the Sagrada Familia, unfinished architectural bible that has become a symbol of Barcelona.
But Gaudí does not stop there . The Park Güell is a prerequisite for understanding the Gaudi game between nature and architecture piece. The entrance pavilions at the Güell estate near the Palau de Pedralbes , the crypt of the Church of the Güell Colonia or the Palau Guell, in Carrer Nou de la Rambla, also named after who was his chief patron , Eusebi Güell .
La Casa Calvet, Casa Vicens surprising , or Bellesguard House are other examples that we can admire in Barcelona , as well as the unknown Col · legi de les Teresianes , a splendid building in Sarria . Barcelona is the city of Gaudi, where the universal genius left his unique imprint .