MASTERCLASS｜Prof. IGNACIO BORREGO - Founder of Ignacio Borrego Arquitectos
Updated: Jun 6
This Friday, o3 June, FCU EuroLAB has invited Prof. Ignacio Borrego, founder of Ignacio Borrego Arquitectos and founder of CoLab Berlin as lecturer for Masterclass. It would be our pleasure to have Prof. Ignacio Borrego with us!
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Prof. Ignacio Borrego is PhD Architect, Full Professor (lifelong civil servant -Beamte-) at the Institute for Architecture of the Technical University of Berlin (Technische Universität Berlin) since 2016, after 14 years of docent activity at the Technical University of Architecture of Madrid (ETSAM-UPM).
He graduated in Madrid in 2000 receiving the Best Student Prize of that year at ETSAM-UPM, and the 1st National Prize for the best academic record in Spain, 2000. His doctoral thesis “Informed Matter”, directed by Federico Soriano, obtained cum laude in the doctoral defence in 2012, and the X Arquia Tesis First Prize in 2015.
He founded the architectural office dosmasuno arquitectos with Néstor Montenegro and Lina Toro in 2003 and founded Ignacio Borrego Arquitectos in 2014. He has received 37 national and international prizes in architectural competitions and architectural awards, such as COAM Prize, AIT Award or A+ Prize.
From 2006 till 2013 he was co-editor in chief of the indexed architectural review of the National Architects Association of Spain: Arquitectos (Consejo Superior de Colegios de Arquitectos de España-CSCAE). This scientific Review is indexed, and in that period, he edited 15 issues, with over 750.000 copies delivered to all registered architects in Spain.
In 2009 he founded CoLaboratorio at the Technical University of Architecture of Madrid with Almudena Ribot, Javier García-Germán and Diego García-Setién. It is a research space for design strategies and new fabricating methods implemented in the contemporary industry, developing different initiatives such as the implementation of the FabLab UPM. This activity has continuity at the CoLab Berlin, a laboratory of collaborative design, as part of an international net in Madrid and Berlin. As CoLab Berlin Director he is also in charge of the Digital Studio at the Institute of Architecture of the Technical University of Berlin.
More information, please visit Prof. Ignacio Borrego’s website:
Prof. Ignacio Borrego在2014年創辦 Ignacio Borrego Arquitectos，建築設計專案種類有公共圖書館、社會服務機構、集合式住宅、私人住宅等，歷年在國內、外累積了37次獲獎紀錄，如COAM Prize, AIT Award or A+ Prize。 Prof. Ignacio Borrego 現為柏林理工大學建築學院的正教授，在創新研究領域十分活躍，經常舉辦工作營並邀請校內、國外學生一起探索現代工業下的設計策略與數位製造 (Digital Fabrication) 新的可能性。
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