The Gaudí Research Institute

The Gaudí Research Institute & University of Barcelona invites you discover a genius as Gaudí at the second world congress dedicated exclusively to this famous architect.

TGRI & UB invites you to discover the genius Gaudí, the man who broke and crossed the limits of the architecture of his time and even created 21st-century concepts, methods and systems.

This second congress will be focused on the Park Güell and the Bellesguard Tower, aswell as one of the most surprising architectural innovations of the 20th century. A genius that created the constructive and formal approaches for a new architectural model which he would then apply to all of his works, above all, the Sagrada Família. Walking with Gaudí from his works to the Origin of the New Forms, Concepts & Methods.


Gaudí has more Unesco World Heritage Sites than any other artist:

  • Park Güell
  • Palau Güell
  • Casa Milà
  • Casa Vicens
  • Sagrada Família
  • Casa Batlló
  • Church at Colònia Güell

He was a global artist, a scientist of art, a genius studied by great personalities and pioneers of contemporary architecture and light: Gropius, Le Corbusier, Van der Rohe, Gustavino, Lloyd Wright, Candela, Johnson, Otto, Foster, Niemeyer, Nouvel, Isozaki, Gehry, Miró and Dalí.