Domènech i Montaner, Lluís

Lluís Domènech i Montaner (1850 - 1923)

Lluís Domènech i Montaner Barcelona was born in 1850 in Barcelona. He was a Catalan architect, who was influenced on Jugendstil movement. Further he has been a prominent Catalan politician. He played an important role in defining the Modernism architecture movement in Catalonia.
Domènech i Montaner initially studied physics and natural sciences and switched soon to architecture. He was professor and director for 45 years at the Architecture School in Barcelona. In this time he also wrote articles for architecture magazines.
Domènech I Montaner died in 1923.

Important works by Lluís Domènech i Montaner


  • Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
  • Palau de la Música Catalana, Barcelona, Spain
  • Casa Fuster, Barcelona, Spain
  • Casa Lamadrid, Barcelona, Spain
  • Casa Lleó-Morera, Barcelona, Spain
  • Casa Thomas, Barcelona, Spain
  • Museo de Zoología, Barcelona, Spain
  • Editorial Montaner i Simón, Barcelona, Spain
  • Palacio Ramón Montaner, Barcelona, Spain
  • Ateneu Obrer, Canet de Mar, Catalonia, Spain
  • Castell de Santa Florentina, Canet de Mar, Catalonia, Spain
  • Casa Roure, Ca la Bianga, Spain, Canet de Mar, Catalonia, Spain
  • Restaurante la Misericòrdia, Canet de Mar, Catalonia, Spain
  • Casa Solà Morales, Olot, Catalonia, Spain
  • Casa Gasull, Reus, Tarragona, Spain
  • Casa Navàs, Reus, Tarragona, Spain
  • Casa Rull, Reus, Tarragona, Spain
  • Instituto Pere Mata, Reus, Tarragona, Spain
  • Cementerio de Comillas, Cantabria, Spain
  • Fuente de los Tres caños, Comillas, Cantabria, Spain
  • Universidad Pontificia, Comillas, Cantabria, Spain
  • Fundacio Tapies, Barcelona, Spain