Who was Antoni Gaudí?
There is no more famous name connected with Barcelona than Antoni Gaudí.
Antoni Gaudí was born in 1852 in Reus near Tarragona in the south of Catalonia. He had a very positive attitude towards nature and excelled at school mainly in geometry.
In 1869, Gaudí and his brother moved from his hometown to Barcelona, where he began studying at the Faculty of Science. Already during his studies he was fascinated by architecture, so after passing all the prescribed examinations at the Faculty of Science he continued in Architecture.