Antoni Gaudi: Casa Mila and La Sagrada Familia and Twentieth Century Technology

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The Art Nouveau Movement began in the early 1890's as a reaction against the technologies of the industrial age. Free-flowing, curved, biomorphic forms gave inspiration to the architects of Art Nouveau. While technology played a significant role in the influence of most twentieth century architects, Antoni Gaudí's influence was that of the natural world.

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Antoni Gaudi: Casa Mila and La Sagrada Familia and Twentieth Century TechnologyThe Art Nouveau Movement began in the early 1890's as a reaction against the technologies of the industrial age. Free-flowing, curved, biomorphic forms gave inspiration to the architects of Art Nouveau. While technology played a significant role in the influence of most twentieth century architects, Antoni Gaud's influence was that of the natural world. His works are a reflection of the ideals of the Art Nouveau movement. His genius is expressed through his mastery of capturing movement and organic shapes. However, one would not view Gaud's works as white noise among Art Nouveau architecture: quite the contrary. Although he is categorized with the Art Nouveau style of architecture, he is in a category unto himself. Gaud established an individual style of architecture that was incredibly unique not on

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