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​​Available now: The Sagrada Família 

“Intoxicating … instantly engages … Van Hensbergen’s rich, poetic prose is perfectly suited to describe this unprecedented work of art. An engrossing, vivid inquiry into a man and his magisterial creation.”

Kirkus Reviews

'Favourite Books of 2017' - Washington Independent Review of Books 


















Santiago Rusiñol arquetipo de artista moderno - essay : El Cau Ferrat - el ultimo y el primer Zeitgeist 


In Our Time, Radio 4 - Picasso's Guernica

99% Invisible - La Sagrada Família 

Special Tour - The House of Lords

Gaudi's  Sagrada Familia. Gijs and Lara Logan on CBS 60 Minutes re-released.


In conversation with John Richardson, Picasso: Passions and Politics

Ertegun House, University of Oxford


​​Perspectives: Portillo on Picasso, interview with Gijs van Hensbergen


Gaudi Gijs van Hensbergen
Picasso Guernica Gijs van Hensbergen

For Gijs' fascinating and interactive Guernica guide on the BBC 

Click here.

"'A meticulously constructed biography."

New Statesman 

"Terrifically stirring…A gripping firsthand account of Gaudi’s power to melt the mind."

The New York Times

“Van Hensbergen’s GUERNICA is a revelation.”  

Sir John Richardson, author of A life of Picasso

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