5 Reasons Software Engineers are Artists

Build software like Gaudí built the Sagrada Família

The Sagrada Família, still under construction. By Free Photos on Canva

1. Give the artist creative space

Basilica della Santa Casa in Loreto, Italy. By Massimo Roselli on Wikimedia

2. There is no single right way of doing art; it is an expression of the artist

3. Inspiration comes from persistent routines

One of Gaudí’s 3-D models used to evaluate the structural integrity of his designs.

4. Iterate with light-weight mechanisms before final implementation

5. Art is never finished

The yellow parts of the model reflect what has yet to be built. In 2015, it was estimated that 70% of the basilica was complete.

Product-minded Engineering Leader. Organization & Cultural Builder. Traveler. Martial Artist (Muay Thai & Pekiti Tirsia Kali).