BARCELONA 60 MODERNIST ARCHITECT : JOSEP DOMÈNECH I ESTAPA - ENGLISH
BARCELONA MODERNIST ARCHITECT : JOSEP DOMÈNECH I ESTAPA I ELÌES ROGENT AMATMANEL CANTOS PRESENTATIONSBlog BARCELONA COMPLET ENGLISHcanventu@hotmail.com
ARCHITECT J. DOMÉNECH I ESTAPÀBorn in Tarragona 1858 - 1917was an architect.He graduated in 1881, being chairof Geodesy and geometry 18881895 in the University ofBarcelona, and a member of theRoyal Academy of Sciences andArts of Barcelona 1883, who laterpresided over 1914. Modifiedelements of the classic stylescreated a unique style, away fromboth the eclecticism and themodernism of his time, but wellaccepted by the mainstreammedia. Author of severalpublications, as the Treaty ofgeometry or architecturalModernism 1911.
FACULTAT DE MEDICINA 1904Part of Hospital founded in1906, while community ofhigh complexity, whichprovides coverage tovirtually all medicalspecialties, surgical andmental health. Is a center ofnational and internationalreference in various lines ofmedicalcare, research, innovationand quality teaching.
MUSEO DE LA CIENCIA BARCELONA was the first interactive science museum in Spain, openedin 1981. Obra Social La Caixa.
ARCHITECT ELIES ROGENT I AMATBarcelona 06.07.1821 - †21.02.1897 Barcelona was anarchitect. He studied at the Schoolof Architecture of Madrid and wasdirector of the Provincial School ofArchitecture of Barcelona since1871, joined in 1840 in BarcelonaLlotja School and devoted to thestudy of Catalan medievalmonuments. He graduated inarchitecture in 1848. In 1887, themayor of Barcelona Francesc Rius iTaulet commissioned theconstruction management of theUniversal Exposition of Barcelonain 1888. To get the project, madesignificant changes on the originalproject and Josep DomenechFontserè i got the project will takeplace in record time with the helpof his disciple Domènech ELIAS ROGENT I AMAT
UNIVERSITAT DE BARCELONAAccording to a study publishedin The Times Higher Education(in recent years), UB is the onlySpanish university is among the200 best in the world in qualityand teaching. It would also bethe second best Ibero-AmericanUniversity (the first being theUniversity of Mexico and thesecond best in Southern Europe(the first is the University of LaSapienza in Rome.
EL SEMINARIO MAYOR DEBARCELONA Modernist buildingthat now houses the Faculty ofTheology of Catalonia and theFaculty of Philosophy, UniversityRamon Llull. It also has theEpiscopal Public Library and theMuseum of Barcelona Seminargeological Barcelona.