Success of the first Gaudí biography in Polish

The first Gaudí biography in Polish, one of the most widely spoken and read languages of Europe, has been released in Warsaw.

Under the title Gaudí. Bozy architekt, it is the work of the Barcelona writer Josep Maria Tarragona i Clarasó and has been published by Darius Walasek SAC - Marcin Ludwicki. It has 175 pages and contains illustrations in black and white.

The biography emphasises aspects of the personality and life of Gaudí close to the hearts of Polish readers such as his devout Catholicism, patriotism, loyalty to his language, the rationality and mathematical and geometric basis of his productions, and the universality of his art.

 

 
     
 

Source: Gaudí International Year (12-7-2002)