Trencadís or tile shard mosaics used by Gaudí to decorate his architecture inspired the geometries and kaleidoscope colours in Miró’s Gaudí Series. Both artists created organic shapes, working with craftsmen, investigating and evolving their respective oeuvres.
Rooftop detail at Casa Batlló, Barcelona
Plate for ‘Gaudí IV’ (1979)
Etching and aquatint on nickeled copper plate
Miró Mallorca Fundacío, Palma
Gaudí and Catalan Modernism in my article for ARTEEZ magazine. in bio. - 1 day ago