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[an error occurred while processing this directive][an error occurred while processing this directive] Works of Antoni Gaudí are now celebrated as a World Heritage Site in and around Barcelona, Spain.

Antoni Plàcid Giullem Gaudí i Cornet (1852-1926) is a famous Catalan architect whose unique and highly individualistic architectural design has pushed the enveloped on Modernisme, as the Art Nouveau is called in Spain.


Park Güelle in Barcelona, Spain, one of the works of Antoni Gaudí recognised as a World Heritage Site
Park Güelle in Barcelona, Spain, one of the works of Antoni Gaudí recognised as a World Heritage Site
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Gaudí's creativity in translated into the outlandish buildings now seen in the city of Barcelona. Their seemingly fluid style takes advantage of the latest building technology available at the time.

World Heritage Site Inscription Details

Works of Antoni Gaudí was inscribed as a World Heritage Site during the 8th session of the World Heritage Committee in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on 29 October - 2 November, 1984.

There are in total seven buildings that have been included in the heritage list: Casa Vicens; Gaudíís work on the Nativity façade and Crypt of La Sagrada Familia; Casa Batlló; Crypt in Colonia Güell. Location: N41 24 48.168 E2 9 10.699, in various locations in and around Barcelona.
Inscription Year: 1984
Type: Cultural
Inscription Criteria: I, II, IV
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