After the necessary social, economic and National framing to make sense of the New Town, we will visit some of the most remarkable Art Noveau buildings which is like the touch of irrational emotion in to the orthogonal planning of the Enlargement.
Differences between the Gaudí, Domenech and Muntaner, and Puig i Cadafalch buildings will be stated. These are the vedettes from the times. Although together with them many other artists from the times helped to embellish the town by the turning of the Century some hundred years ago. (around 150 building have been catalogued as Modernist sites). From the pavement tales to sculptures from Llimona or Miquel Blay, really Barcelona keeps a treasure of Modernist heritage.