Lecture by Emilio Tuñón at MArch



The 2022-2023 course began this past October 14 with a lecture by Emilio Tuñón, founder of Tuñón Arquitectos; a studio dedicated to the encounter between design and construction theory with pedagogy, an evolutionary step after Mansilla + Tuñón Arquitectos.

Emilio Tuñón Álvarez (1959) graduated as an architect from the Madrid School of Architecture (E.T.S.A.M) in 1981, Doctor of Architecture in 2000 and Professor of Architectural Projects at the Madrid School of Architecture in 2016. In 2014 he was awarded the Gold Medal for Merit in Fine Arts by the government of Spain, the 2007 Mies van der Rohe Award, the 2007 European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture, the 2003 Spanish National Architecture Prize and the 2001, 2007 and 2011 FAD Awards. In 2018 he received the Royal Instutute of British Architects (RIBA) International Fellowship 2018.

Currently Emilio Tuñón is Professor in the Department of Architectural Projects at E.T.S.A.M and has been visiting professor at numerous universities: Jean Labatout Professor at Princeton University School of Architecture, Eliot Noyes Professor at Harvard Graduate School of Design, visiting professor at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, and the Städelschule in Frankfurt.

Since 2007 Emilio Tuñón has been a trustee of the Arquia Foundation, awarded the CSCAE Gold Medal in 2015.
His projects and articles have been published by numerous national and international indexed journals, and his work is collected in numerous monographs, among which should be highlighted those published by AV Proyectos 65 magazine in 2014 and El Croquis 161 magazine in 2012, Mansilla + Tuñón Architects published by Edil Stampa in 2012, AV Monographs 144 magazine in 2011, Mansilla + Tuñón published by Electa in 2007, el Croquis 115-116 (II) in 2003, 2G 27 magazine in 2003.


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