The Universidad of Barcelona, The Gaudí Research Institute and Gaudí Barcelona Projects invite you to take part in the Gaudí 1st World Congress Barcelona 2014 and discover an unknown Gaudí.

The conference will showcase a new account of Gaudí to the international scientific community.

  • Starting point: new discoveries and research on Gaudí. Promotion of all-round Gaudí, his values and his creative, multidisciplinary and innovative character and how this can be applied in the 21st century.
  • International recognition of experts and universities worldwide for their research, conservation and promotional work.
  • Raising awareness of World Heritage Sites to ensure their conservation.

In collaboration with the University of Barcelona

  • Joint organisation of seven biennial conferences (advance programme):
    • 2016 The Unknown Gaudí: Bellesguard and Col•legi de les Teresianes
    • 2018 Gaudí, Shaper of Dreams: New York skyscraper, Tangier project, Astorga Palace and Casa Comillas
    • 2020 Gaudí and Catalan Modernism I: Casa Vicens and Casa Calvet
    • 2022 Gaudí and Catalan Modernism II: Park Güell and Palau Güell
    • 2024 Gaudí and Catalan Modernism III: Casa Batlló and Casa Milà
    • 2026 Unique Gaudí: Completion of the Sagrada Família