Gaudi

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Produit • By BD Barcelona DesignBatlló bench

Batlló bench

In contrast with what happened in general to almost all the Modernista furniture which ended up going out of fashion, furniture designed by Gaudí is still as modern today as it was when it was first designed. In 1906, Gaudí finished workon the Casa Batlló, a typical urban house on Barcelona’s Passeig de Gràcia, which he transformed into one of the most outstanding buildings in the city. The furniture he originally designed for the main dining room is also pre-served at the Gaudí Museum in the Park Güell. The Batlló chair and bench produced by BD are an exact reproduction of those anatomical deigns, both in shape and materials, and they are authenticated by the Gaudí Cathedra. En savoir plus

Produit • By BD Barcelona DesignCalvet bench

Calvet bench

In contrast with what happened in general to almost all the Modernista furniture which ended up going out of fashion, furniture designed by Gaudí is still as modern today as it was when it was first designed. Perhaps this is because it is more reminiscent of sculpture than mere benches and chairs. En savoir plus

NouvellesNouvelles • 13 mai 2021

Casa Bures by TDB Arquitectura recovers a Barcelona masterpiece for residential use

In the Eixample district of Barcelona, Casa Bures has been recovered as a modern building for residential use. Overlapping heritage rehabilitation with housing rehabilitation, the renovation, undertaken by TDB Arquitectura,  is an important milestone for the city in terms of intervention that preserves residential fabric, through a renewed look a the value of modern and traditional architecture. Aleix Bagué Cara Bures was originally constructed between 1900 and 2905 by Francesc Berenguer y Mestres, a close collaborator of Gaudi. A total of 7,700 m2 of six storeys, the structure is listed as Heritage Protection Level B. Originally housing large dwellings of great architectural, heritage and ornamental value, the buildin... En savoir plus

Produit • By BD Barcelona DesignCalvet mirror

Calvet mirror

In contrast with what happened in general to almost all the Modernista furniture which ended up going out of fashion, furniture designed by Gaudí is still as modern today as it was when it was first designed.   Available in solid varnished oak or coated in fine golden brass sheets using a gold leaf technique. En savoir plus

Produit • By BD Barcelona DesignCalvet armchair

Calvet armchair

In contrast with what happened in general to almost all the Modernista furniture which ended up going out of fashion, furniture designed by Gaudí is still as modern today as it was when it was first designed. Perhaps this is because it is more reminiscent of sculpture than mere benches and chairs. The Calvet armchair is outstanding amongst these designs because of its expressive force. It was designed along with four other pieces –a stool, a mirror, a chair and a bench– for the house of the same name. En savoir plus