GUILLERMO VÁZQUEZ CONSUEGRA ARCHITECT

Graduated from the School of Architecture of Seville in 1972, where he served as studio professor until 1987. Visiting professor at the universities of Buenos Aires, Lausanne, Navarra, Syracuse, Bologna, Venice and Visiting Scholar at the Getty Center in Los Angeles. Professor at the Academy of Architecture of Mendrisio (University of Italian Switzerland) from 2007 to 2010. Director of Architecture Classes at the Universidad Complutense from 1993 to 2004.
Honorary Professor at the University of Seville in 2005, where he holds the “Taller Internacional de Arquitectura Vázquez Consuegra”.
He has participated in numerous national and international expositions, among others: the Biennale of Venice (in 1980 and 2004), the Triennale of Milan (1988), the Georges Pompidou center in Paris (1990), the Art Institute of Chicago (1992), the Museum of Modern Art of New York (2006) as well as all the Bienales of Spanish Architecture and Bienal Internacional de Arquitectura Iberoamericana (2014).
He has been distinguished with various national and international awards, among others: the Nacional Construmat Award (1989), the C.E.O.E. National Foundation Award (2001), the “Il Principe e l’Architetto”, the National Prize in Architecture (2005), the European Architecture Prize Ugo Rivolta (2008), the International Prize “Trophèe Archizinc” (2010), Gran Premio de la Bienal Internacional de Buenos Aires (2011) and Honorary Fellow of the American Institute of Architects, AIA (2014).

Main projects:
Visitor Centre in Baelo Claudia – Cadiz, Spain – 2009
National Museum of Underwater Archaeology – Cartagena, Spain – 2008
Palace of Justice – Ciudad Real, Spain – 2007
Archive of Castilla la Mancha – Toledo, Spain – 2005
Vigo Waterfront – Vigo, Spain – 2004
Social Housing in Rota – Cadiz, Spain- 2004
Tomares City Council – Seville, Spain – 2004
Galata Sea Museum – Genoa, Italy – 2004
Illustration Museum – Valencia, Spain – 2001
Cultural Events Centre in Moron – Seville, Spain – 2000
Andalusian Institute of Cultural Heritage. La Cartuja – Seville, Spain – 1995
Telecommunications Tower and Services Building in Cadiz – Cadiz, Spain – 1993
Social Housing Building in Almendralejo – Badajoz, Spain – 1992
Navigation Pavilion for Expo’92 – Seville, Spain – 1991
Social Housing Building – Madrid, Spain – 1991
Social Housing – Cadiz, Spain – 1991
Andalusian Institute of Architecture. Patio de Banderas – Seville, Spain – 1988
Ramon y Cajal Social Housing Building – Seville, Spain – 1987
Uhtna-hus in Mairena del Aljarafe – Seville, Spain – 1985
House and workplace for painter Rolando, Mairena del Aljarafe – Seville, Spain – 1983
Garden in Olivares – Seville, Spain – 1976

Project work in progress:
Conference and Exhibition Centre in Jerez – Cadiz, Spain
West Tower for the Junta de Andalucia in Cordoba
Art Factory in Tomares – Seville, Spain
Railway Surroundings in Puerto Real – Cadiz, Spain
Centre for Business Creation of the Universidad of Alicante
Museum Complex in Medina, Saudi Arabia
Cultural Center in the Reales Atarazanas – Seville, Spain
Parc Central Social Housing in Torrent – Valencia, Spain
Restoration of the Archaeology Museum – Seville, Spain
Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Luxembourg
Interpretation Centre of the Archaeological Complex of San Esteban – Murcia, Spain
Cultural Centre Caixaforum Sevilla – Spain

 

Project selected for Archmarathon: SOCIAL HOUSING IN VALLECAS

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