Vicente Guallart

Co-founder and Principal

Vicente Guallart (Valencia, 1963) is a licensed architect with registration number COAC 19721, an urbanist, and a researcher. He served as the Chief Architect of the city of Barcelona from 2011 to 2015. He is a co-founder of the Institute of Advanced Architecture of Catalonia and the Fab Lab Barcelona, with which he has undertaken projects such as the Media House Project (2001) in collaboration with the MIT Media Lab, the Fab Lab House (2010). Currently, he leads the Master’s program in Advanced Ecological Buildings at Valldaura Labs, where he conducts research in wooden construction.

In his professional practice, Vicente Guallart works as a director at Urbanitree, where he has designed numerous eco-friendly buildings in Europe and Asia. Notable projects include post-COVID housing in Xiong’an, China, and “Terrazas para la Vida,” the tallest industrially-manufactured solid wood social housing building in Spain.

Guallart has participated in the Venice Biennale four times and was selected for the exhibition of Spanish architecture at the MOMA in New York.

Daniel Ibáñez

Co-founder and Principal

Daniel Ibañez (Madrid, 1981) is a licensed architect with registration number COAM 17812, as well as a Spanish urbanist and educator. He holds a doctorate in design from Harvard University. He currently serves as the director of the Institute of Advanced Architecture of Catalonia and is also the director of Urbanitree. His research primarily focuses on the utilization of biogenic and renewable materials in architecture, while his professional practice centers on the design and development of eco-friendly buildings.

Daniel is currently overseeing the construction of “Terrazas para la Vida,” the tallest industrially-manufactured solid wood social housing building in Spain. He is the author of the installation “Mass is More” at the Mies Van der Rohe Pavilion and co-author of the book “Wood Urbanism: From the Molecular to the Territorial” (Actar, 2019).

Furthermore, Daniel holds the position of senior consultant at the World Bank, where he advises governments and international institutions on architecture and industrialized wood-based urban development.

Laia Pifarré

Laia Pifarré

Honorata Grzesikowska

Honorata Grzesikowska

Firas Safieddine

Firas Safieddine

Yang Lei

Yang Lei

Elisabet Fabrega

Elisabet Fabrega

Jesus Mora

Jesus Mora

Marc Bielsa

Marc Bielsa

Enrique Arazuri

Enrique Arazuri

Santiago Aguirre

Santiago Aguirre

Marina Lorne

Marina Lorne

Elena Madejón

Elena Madejón

Betül Çatalbaş

Betül Çatalbaş

Nuria Díaz

Luciano Pirolli

Lang Qiao

María Díaz

Duncan Lewis

Andrea Puebla

Antoun Rizk

Yuanchuan Yang

Polen Yurtan

Deniz Ulukôy

Dinara Zakirova

Alina Shegay

Sadiye Yagmur Durak

Linda Yachoui

Nicol Yamin

León Guallart (video and music)

Fernando Meneses

Andrea Baldereschi

Xavier Marcet

Ali Basbous

Zu Heran

Szhang Jie

Yu Zhipeng

Tian Yuanpei

Sienéad Nicholson

Jorge Luis Morales Fernández

Qiao Liang

Kevin Matar

Nour el Kamali

Pablo Corroto Pradillo

Chiang Yu-Ching

Chen Yu-Wen

Vincent Charlebois

Julianna Carmona

Jesús Bueno Anguita

Giulia Astrachan

Pilar Aguirre

Michael Salka

Marziah Zad

Anton Hofstadt

Suwapat Rodprasert

Agnieszka Szklarczyk

Prasidh Choudhary

Mónica Irene Pérez Rivera

Kshitij Ramlal Sarote

Lletutu Ibiyemi Awosika

Zani Kerubo Gichuki

Shagun Modi

Roshni Cirag Shah

Romain Jacques Kenny Russe

Rachael Margaret Verdugo Pelaez

Prachi Agarwal

Pablo Rafael Herraiz García de Guadiana

Lillian Wanjiru Beauttah

Leif-Andrea Vallecillo Riksheim

Andrea Paola Paredes

Christa Hörburger

Philipp Wienkämper

Engjëll Rodiqi

Akshay Sunil Mhamunkar

Kevin Xi Lim

Amrithavarshini Prabhuram

Marilia Sofía Fernández Lockwood

Fatemeh Nejatii

Yangchuan Tian

Paulina Sevilla

Ignacio Reyes

Rebecca Baierwick

Dafni Vakalopoulou

Bartlomiej Najman

Rosa Hanhausen

Miguel Nevado

David Andrés León

Bruno Ganem

Alan Organschi

Pongpol Punjawaytegul