” I am an engineer, not just an architect, so I’ve always been motivated by technique or technology. As soon as technology moves just a little bit, it changes architecture. “


” My private work is touched by this destiny of understanding that architecture and engineering have a social character and can serve the community. “


” The bones of my architecture are very much related to the structure, to the physical fact of how a building can stand up, it’s also related to geometry and a certain understanding of the architecture in which there is a balance between expression and function. “


” I became a fanatic of the architecture of Le Corbusier and I visited almost all his buildings and read all his books. Only later on did I discover that all the things that impressed me in his books, particular his ideology, he had picked up from Auguste Perret. “


” Because of the nature of the profession of architecture, the art of architecture nourishes itself from other disciplines. “



All 5 Santiago Calatrava Quotes about Architecture in picture


I am an engineer, not just an architect, so I
My private work is touched by this destiny of understanding that architecture and engineering have a social character and can serve the community.
The bones of my architecture are very much related to the structure, to the physical fact of how a building can stand up, it
I became a fanatic of the architecture of Le Corbusier and I visited almost all his buildings and read all his books. Only later on did I discover that all the things that impressed me in his books, particular his ideology, he had picked up from Auguste Perret.
Because of the nature of the profession of architecture, the art of architecture nourishes itself from other disciplines.