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Definition(s):

  • (n) Spanish architect who was a leading exponent of art nouveau in Europe (1852-1926)

News

  1. Antoni Gaudi Birthday: Google Doodle Celebrates Beloved Catalan Architect (PHOTOS)

    Today is the 161st birthday of Catalan architect and designer Antoni Gaudi. If you've caught a glimpse of the amazing Google Doodle created in his honor, you can see that the Modernista creator of Sagrada Familia and other notable Spanish monuments is sort of a big deal.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: The Huffington Post

  2. Google Logo Celebrates 161st Birthday Of Spanish Architect Antoni Gaudi

    Today’s Google homepage is dedicated to Spanish architect Antoni Gaudi, the leader of Catalan Modernism. Born in 1852, Gaudi’s hometown in Catalonia, Spain is rumored to be Reus or Riudoms.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Search Engine Land

  3. Google Pays Tribute to Antoni Gaudí With A Barely Recognizable Doodle

    If today were your first contact with the Internet, and you saw Google 's homepage, you'd likely have trouble recognizing the company's name in its logo. The colorful, stylized Doodle celebrates the 161st birthday of Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí, born June 25, 1852 Gaudi is best known for his colorful buildings and out-of-this-world parks and gardens in Barcelona. Some of his most recognizable ...
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Mashable

Quotes

  1. With its circular stage that takes 120 lorries to transport, a 50-metre, four-legged structure to carry the sound system and a set Bono describes as "a space station designed by Gaudi", U2 hardly looked like a band struggling to cope with the...
    on Jul 1, 2009 By: Bono Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. Bentley said: "I'll tell you what's scary. Try going to the top of that Gaudi cathedral in Barcelona. There'sa little rail between you and this unbelievable drop. Now that's scary!" "Playing for England is not frightening, it's brilliant. You...
    on Dec 13, 2007 By: David Bentley Source: The Sun

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