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. An artist of many trades, including ceramics, stained glass, wrought ironwork forging and carpentry, Gaudi's work was largely influenced by nature and religion, earning him the nickname, "God's Architect."
Gaudi's most famous work is the Sagrada Familia, a Roman Catholic Church located in Barcelona, Spain. While construction on the Sagrada Familia began in 1882, Gaudi did not become involved in the proje [...]
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