Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos

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Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos
private = S.L.P / GmbH
Founded1984
FoundersFuensanta Nieto, Enrique Sobejano
HeadquartersMadrid, Spain and Berlin, Germany
Number of employees
approx. 40
Websitewww.nietosobejano.com

Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos was founded in 1984 by Fuensanta Nieto and Enrique Sobejano and has offices in Madrid and, since 2007, in Berlin.

Partners

Sobejano and Nieto receiving the Gold Medal of Merit in the Fine Arts.

Fuensanta Nieto (Madrid, Spain, 1957) has worked as an architect since graduating from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and the Graduate School of Architecture and Planning at Columbia University in New York in 1981. She is a founding partner of Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos and a professor at the Universidad Europea de Madrid. Fuensanta Nieto lectures on architecture and participates in juries and symposia at various institutions around the world. From 1986 to 1991 she was co-director of the architectural journal ARQUITECTURA, published by the Colegio Oficial de Arquitectos de Madrid.

Enrique Sobejano [es] (Madrid, Spain, 1957) has worked as an architect since graduating from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and the Graduate School of Architecture and Planning at Columbia University in New York in 1981. He is professor at the Universität der Künste Berlin (UdK), where he holds the chair of Principles of Design. He has been a visiting critic and lecturer at various international universities worldwide. From 1986 to 1991 he was co-director of the architectural journal ARQUITECTURA, published by the Colegio Oficial de Arquitectos de Madrid. He chairs and participates in international conferences and juries and is a founding partner of Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos.

Studio

Along with being widely published in international magazines and books, the firm’s work has been exhibited at the Biennale di Venezia in 2000, 2002, 2006, and 2012, at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, in 2006, at the Kunsthaus in Graz in 2008 and at the MAST Foundation in Bologna in 2014. They are the recipients of the 2007 National Prize for Restoration from the Spanish Ministry of Culture and the 2010 Nike Prize issued by the Bund Deutscher Architekten (BDA), as well as the Aga Khan Award for Architecture (2010), the Piranesi Prix de Rome (2011), the European Museum of the Year Award (2012), the Hannes Meyer Prize (2012), AIA Honorary Fellowship (2015) and the Alvar Aalto Medal in 2015. Their major works include two projects at Córdoba (the Madinat al-Zahra Museum and the Contemporary Art Centre), the Moritzburg Museum, and extensions to the San Telmo Museum in San Sebastian and the Joanneum in Graz. Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos currently have projects in Germany, Spain, Austria, Estonia and Morocco. Two monographs have been recently published about their work: "Nieto Sobejano. Memory and Invention" (Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern, Germany, 2013) and "Fuensanta Nieto, Enrique Sobejano. Architetture" (Mondadori Electa Spa, Milano, Italy, 2014).

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