PRESENTACIÓ ANGLÈS

ENG_OLGA TARRASÓ CLIMENT, NAVARRÉS, VALÈNCIA, 1956.

ARCHITECT BY THE “ESCOLA TÈCNICA SUPERIOR D’ARQUITECTURA DE BARCELONA”, UPC, 1982, AND MASTER DEGREE IN LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE BY THE POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY OF CATALONIA, UPC, 1985. ARCHITECT COAC, 12672 COL.LEGI OFICIAL D’ARQUITECTES DE CATALUNYA FROM 1982.

SHE HAS BEEN LECTURING IN SEVERAL UNIVERSITIES OF AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING, DESIGN, ARCHITECTURE AND LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN SPAIN AND ABROAD. CURATOR OF THE LANDSCAPE BIENNALE OF CONTEMPORARY CULTURE CENTRE IN BARCELONA (CCCB) IN 1996. SHE HAS BEEN MEMBER IN SEVERAL JURIES SUCH AS THE CIUTAT DE BARCELONA PRIZE, 2015 AND 2016, FAD PRIZE, ETC.

SINCE ITS FOUNDING IN 1981 AND UNTIL 2000, SHE HAS BEEN A MEMBER OF THE URBAN DESIGN OFFICE IN THE BARCELONA CITY COUNCIL, WHERE SHE DEVELOPED, AMONG OTHER PROJECTS, THE SEA FRONT PROMENADE OF LA BARCELONETA (WINNER OF FAD PRIZE IN 1996 AND OTHERS) AND THE COVERING OF LA RONDA DEL MIG IN BARCELONA (WINNER OF THE DECADA PRIZE 2006 AND OTHERS). DURING THIS PERIOD SHE HAS ALSO DESIGNED URBAN FURNITURE FOR BARCELONA, SUCH AS NU BENCH (1991).

IN 2010 RUNS THE OFFICE OF LA DIAGONAL, TOGETHER WITH CARME RIBAS AND BERNARDO DE SOLA, TO DEVELOP THE PROJECT FOR THE REDEVELOPMENT OF DIAGONAL AVENUE FOR A FOLLOWING PUBLIC CONSULTATION.

ENG_JULIÀ ESPINÀS CASAS, BARCELONA, 1954.

INTERIOR DESIGNER BY THE MASSANA ARTS AND CRAFTS SCHOOL OF BARCELONA (1975), AND GRAPHIC DESIGNER BY L’ESCOLA EINA (1982).

FROM THE BEGINNING OF HIS PROFESSIONAL EXERCISE, HE HAS BEEN DEVELOPING HIS CAREER IN THE FIELD OF FURNITURE, LIGHTENING AND INDOOR DESIGN, ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN AND LANDSCAPE DESIGN. FROM 1980 TO 1989 HE SET UP HIS PRACTICE TOGETHER WITH C. CRESPO, A. ALBIN AND A. HERNANDO, ARCHITECTS. IN THE LATE 80’S HE WAS IN CHARGE OF THE DESIGN OF A30 MAGAZINE OF ARCHITECTURE AND SEVERAL OTHER PUBLICATIONS AND EXHIBITIONS FOR THE CATALAN ASSOCIATION OF ARCHITECTS AND THE CONTEMPORARY CULTURE CENTRE OF BARCELONA (CCCB). HE WAS IMAGE AND SIGNAGE COORDINATOR IN CCCB (1993-1996).

TOGETHER WITH OLGA TARRASÓ, THEY HAVE BEEN IN CHARGE OF GRAPHIC DESIGN, COMMUNICATION AND THE EPHEMERAL INSTALLATIONS OF THE UIA BARCELONA’96 (INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF ARCHITECTURE).

ENG_JOAQUÍM TARRASÓ CLIMENT, BARCELONA, 1970.

ARCHITECT BY ESCOLA TECNICA SUPERIOR D'ARQUITECTURA DE BARCELONA, 2001

HE IS PROFESSIONALLY ESTABLISHED IN BARCELONA AND GOTHENBURG (SWEDEN), WORKING IN PRACTICE IN DIFFERENT TYPES AND SCALES OF PUBLIC AND PRIVATE BUILDINGS AND ALSO URBAN PROJECTS RELATED TO PUBLIC SPACE. JOAQUIM HAS BEEN INVOLVED IN MANY PROJECTS DURING THE WHOLE PROJECT PROCESS AND ARCHITECTURAL PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE SCOPE, FROM THE STRATEGIC LEVEL STAGE TO THE CONSTRUCTION, AND BRINGING DEFINITION TO THE LAST DETAILS.

IN SWEDEN, WITHIN ESPINAS I TARRASÓ ARCHITECTS, HE HAS BEEN WORKING, AMONG OTHERS, WITH CLIENTS LIKE SVENSKA KYRKAN, FASTIGHETSKONTORET GÖTEBORG, AS MEMBER OF ONE OF THE SELECTED TEAMS IN THE INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP RIVERCITY, FOR THE CENTRALA ÄLVSSTADEN TRANSFORMATION, OR AS A WORKSHOP LEADER IN STOCKHOLM ON THE MOVE, A PROJECT ABOUT THE FUTURE OF THE STOCKHOLM REGION AND THE ROLE OF INFRASTRUCTURE FOR ITS DEVELOPMENT.

HE IS LECTURER IN URBAN DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE AT CHALMERS UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY IN GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN, WHERE HE HAS RECENTLY BEEN DESIGNATED HEAD OF STUDIES. HIS ACADEMIC WORK FOCUSES IN THE MASTER PROGRAMMES, EXPLORING THE FIELD DEFINED BETWEEN ARCHITECTURE, LANDSCAPE AND INFRASTRUCTURES, UNDERSTANDING THE URBAN ENVIRONMENT AS A COMPLEX MATTER THAT NEEDS TO BE APPROACHED TRANSVERSELY, AND PUBLIC SPACE AS A STRUCTURAL TOOL IN THE CITY LIFE. HE HAS ALSO BEEN TEACHING BUILDING ENGENEERING AT ELISAVA, SCHOOL OF DESIGN, UNIVERSITY POMPEU FABRA, BARCELONA, AND GUEST LECTURER IN UMA, SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE IN UMEÅ, SWEDEN

HE IS ALSO THE INTERNATIONAL CORRESPONDANT OF THE CATALAN ASSOCIATION OF ARCHITECTS (COAC) IN SWEDEN FROM 2013.