Came Pinós: Fact Sheet

Carme Pinós, Hon. FAIA

Founder, Estudio Carme Pinós

Professional Registration and Memberships

  • Member of the Architects Association of Catalunya, 1987
  • Council member of the National Museum of Architecture and Urbanism of Spain, 2008
  • Honorary Member of the American Institute of Architects, 2011
  • International Fellowship of the Royal Institute of British Architects, 2012

Academic Appointments

  • IUAV University of Venice 2016
  • Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture Paris Val de Seine 2016
  • Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture Paris Malaquais 2015
  • Universitá degli Studi Roma Tre, Italy 2008
  • Academia di Architettura di Mendrisio, Switzerland 2005-2006
  • Università degli studi di Sassari, Alghero, Italy 2002-2004
  • Harvard University Graduate School of Design 2003
  • Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale of Lausanne, Switzerland 2002
  • Columbia University, New York 1999
  • Kunstakademie of Düsseldorf, Germany 1995-1997/li>
  • Plym Distinguished Professor at the Illinois University at Urbana Champaign 1994-1995

Education

  • Architecture, Urbanism and Landscape Architecture, Barcelona School of Architecture. ETSAB, 1979

Exhibitions (Selected)

  • BIA-AR. INTERNATIONAL BIENNIAL OF ARCHITECTURE OF ARGENTINA

    Buenos Aires, Argentina. 2016

  • THE ROYAL ACADEMY SUMMER EXHIBITION

    London, England. 2016

  • PLATEFORME DE LA CREATION ARCHITECTURALE

    Cité de l’architecture & du patrimoine. Paris, France. 2016

  • CARME PINÓS RECENT WORKS

    School of Architecture of the University of Navarra. 2015

  • A BUILDING, HOW MANY LIVES? PART THREE: “TRANSFORMATION AS ACT OF CREATION”

    Cité de l’architecture & du patrimoine – Palais de Chaillot. Paris. 2015

  • EXPORT. “Arquitectura española en el extranjero”

    ICO Museum. Madrid, Spain. 2015

  • DETAIL – ARCHITECTURE SEEN IN SECTION

    Scuola di Architettura e Società, Milan. 2015
    Ecole d’architecture de Paris-Belleville. 2015
    Cà Tron, Venice. 2014

  • LAMIPA EXPO 7X7 CONTEMPORARY IBERIAN ARQUITECTURE

    Beijing Design Week Film Festival. 2014

  • GEBAUT 2013

    Vienna, Austria. 2014 – 2015

  • GRAFTING ARCHITECTURE EXHIBITION. CATALONIA AT VENICE.

    14th International Architecture Exhibition Venice Biennale. 2015

  • CAIXAFORUM CULTURAL CENTER ZARAGOZA

    Caixaforum Monographic Exhibition, Spain. 2014

  • TOWARDS A NEW PUBLIC HOUSING II

    Cité de l’Architecture et du Patrimoine, Paris. France. 2012

  • A CITY CALLED SPAIN

    National Glyptoteca Athens 2010
    Central House of Artists, Moscow. 2011

  • 10X10: SPANISH CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE

    Panama Interoceanic Canal Museum, Panama. 2011

  • THE ARCHITECTURE YOU LIKE

    MAXXI, the National Museum of the 21st Century Arts, Rome. 2011

  • WOMEN ARTISTS FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE FRENCH NATIONAL MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

    Centre Pompidou, Paris. 2010 – 2011

  • BVP: BARCELONA, VALENCIA AND PALMA

    CCCB, Centre of Contemporary Culture of Barcelona. 2010

  • BUILDING DEMOCRACY: 35 YEARS OF SOCIAL ARCHITECTURE IN SPAIN

    Benaki Museum, Athens 2010
    Leventis Municipal Museum, Nicosia, Cyprus 2010

  • 300% SPANISH DESIGN. ‘SILLA SENTADA’. SEATED CHAIR

    Exhibited in museums around the world 2005 to 2009

  • CATALAN ARCHITECTURE FROM 2004 TO 2009: PORTRAIT OF AN ERA.

    Cité de l’Architecture et du Patrimoine, Paris. France. 2009

  • ESTUDIO CARME PINÓS. MONOGRAPHIC EXHIBITION

    Melbourne School of Design, Melbourne. 2009

  • 16TH PAN AMERICAN ARCHITECTURE BIENNIAL OF QUITO

    Professional Association of Architects of Ecuador. 2008

  • CONSTRUCCIONS PATENTS. NEW ARCHITECTURE MADE IN CATALONIA

    Arkitektumuseet, Stockholm. 2008
    German Architecture Museum, Frankfurt. 2007

  • DREAMLAND: ARCHITECTURAL EXPERIMENTS SINCE THE 1970s

    MOMA, New York. 2008

  • 9TH SPANISH BIENNIAL OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN PLANNING

    Exhibited in multiple locations in Spain 2007-2008

  • SPAIN. F, WE, THE CITIES

    Spanish Pavilion at the 10th Biennial of Venice. 2006
    Arquería de Nuevos Ministerios, Madrid. Spain. 2007
    Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center. 2007

  • PARTITION WALLS IN BARCELONA, FROM OBLIVION TO THE PROJECT

    Urban Landscape Institute of Barcelona. 2007
    Barcelona Maritime Museum. 2007

  • BARCELONA ‘IN PROGRESS’

    Barcelona Forum Building. 2007

  • SPAIN PLAYTIME, ARCHITECTURE IN SPAIN

    Shinjuku Park Tower Living Design Center, Tokyo. 2007

  • OPEN, NEW DESIGNS FOR PUBLIC SPACE

    Van Alen Institute, New York. USA. 2003
    National Building Museum, Washington DC. 2005
    Chicago Architecture Foundation, Chicago. 2006
    MOCA, Cleveland. 2007

  • 5TH LATIN AMERICAN BIENNIAL OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN PLANNING

    Montevideo. 2005
    Madrid. 2006

  • 6TH BIENNIAL OF SPANISH ARCHITECTURE

    The University of Alcalá de Henares, Spain. 2001

  • PUBLIC SPACE IN SPAIN FROM 1990 TO 2000, 30 PROJECTS FACE TO FACE

    Collective Exhibition, San Michelotto, Lucca. 2001

  • 20TH CENTURY ARCHITECTURE IN SPAIN

    Collective Exhibition, Expo 2000, Hannover. 2000

Design Awards (Selected)

  • NEUTRA MEDAL FOR PROFESSIONAL EXCELLENCE

    California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, EE.UU. 2016

  • SILVER DELTA AWARD

    ADI-FAD Association. 2016
    ‘Mallorca’ collection tiles

  • EPSE AWARDS – Design Category Winner

    European Polycarbonate Sheets Extruders group. 2015
    Caixaforum Museum, Auditorium and Cultural Center in Zaragoza

  • FERNANDO GARCÍA MERCADAL AWARD

    Colegio Oficial de Arquitectos de Aragón. 2015
    Caixaforum Museum, Auditorium and Cultural Center in Zaragoza

  • EX AEQUO AWARD ASPRIMA-SIMA

    ASPRIMA-SIMA. 2015
    Public Housing in Vallecas, Madrid

  • CREU DE SANT JORDI

    Generalitat de Catalunya. 2015
    Highest recognition awarded for her cultural and social services in Catalonia

  • PRIMERA MOSTRA D’ARQUITECTURA INTERNACIONAL CATALANA

    Col·legi d’arquitectes de Catalunya. 2015
    Departments Building in WU Campus in Vienna
    Summerhouse in Río Blanco

  • XIX PAN-AMERICAN ARCHITECTURE BIENNIAL OF QUITO

    Colegio Oficial de Arquitectos de Ecuador. 2014
    Cube II Office Tower in Guadalajara

  • SCHORSCH AWARD

    City of Vienna. 2014
    Departments Building in WU Campus in Vienna

  • ACHE STRUCTURAL ENGINEER AWARD

    Scientific and Technical Association of Structural Concrete. 2014
    Caixaforum Museum, Auditorium and Cultural Center in Zaragoza

  • ARQUITECTURA PLUS AWARD

    Grupo Vía. 2013

  • XVI PAN-AMERICAN ARCHITECTURE BIENNIAL – Honorable Mention

    Colegio Oficial de Arquitectos de Ecuador. 2008
    Cube I Office Tower in Guadalajara

  • NATIONAL AWARD FOR PUBLIC ARCHITECTURE

    Generalitat de Catalunya. 2008

  • IX SPANISH ARCHITECTURE AND URBANISM BIENNIAL – First Prize

    CSCAE, Consejo Superior de los Colegios de Arquitectos de España. 2008
    Cube I Office Tower in Guadalajara

  • ARQCATMON AWARD

    Col·legi d’arquitectes de Catalunya. 2005
    Cube I Office Tower in Guadalajara

  • DRAGADOS AWARD

    Dragados Foundation. 1999
    Igualada Cementery Park

  • NATIONAL AWARD OF SPANISH ARCHITECTURE

    CSCAE, Consejo Superior de los Colegios de Arquitectos de España. 1995
    Boarding School in Morella

  • FAD ARCHITECTURE AWARD

    Fostering Arts and Design. 1992
    Igualada Cementery Park

  • CIUTAT DE BARCELONA AWARD

    Barcelona City Council. 1992
    Archery Range in Barcelona

  • EUROPEAN BIENNIAL OF ARCHITECTURE – First Prize

    Palazzo della Trienale, Milan. 1991
    Igualada Cementery Park

  • FAD INTERIOR DESIGN AWARD

    Fostering Arts and Design. 1987
    Refurbishment of La Llauna School in Badalona

Monographic Publications (Selected)

Carme Pinós’ work has been widely published in several national and international publications, among them some monographs which include:

  • Carme Pinós. Architectures. London, Artifice. 2016
  • Carme Pinós. Arquitecturas. Barcelona, Ed. Gustavo Gili. 2014
  • Documentos de Arquitectura. 60, Colegio de Arquitectos de Almería. 2006
  • Carme Pinós: An Architecture of Overlay, by Ana Maria Torres. New York,
    the Monacelli Press. 2004
  • Carme Pinós. Some projects – since 1991. Barcelona, Actar. 1998
  • El Croquis 30+49/50. Madrid, El Croquis. 1994
  • The Architecture of Enric Miralles and Carme Pinós. Lumen, Inc, New York. 1990

Projects (Selected)

CULTURE

  • Caixaforum Museum and Cultural Center. Zaragoza, Spain. 2014
  • Transport Museum Metropolitan Park, Urban Planning. Málaga, Spain. 2007
  • Refurbishment of the Community Center ‘La Mina’ in Barcelona Spain. 1991

OFFICE TOWERS

  • Cube I Office Tower. Guadalajara, Mexico. 2005
  • Cube II Office Tower. Guadalajara, Mexico. 2014

EDUCATION

  • La Massana School of Arts in Barcelona Spain. Work in progress
  • Departments Building in WU Campus in Vienna, Austria. 2014
  • King’s College University Building in London, England. 2012
  • Primary School in Castelldefels, Spain. 2007
  • La Serra High School in Mollerussa, Spain. 2001
  • Boarding School in Morellla, Spain. 1994
  • Refurbishment of La Llauna Factory in Badalona’s High School Spain. 1991

HOUSING

  • Housing Block on La Gardunya Square in Barcelona, Spain. Work in progress
  • Housing Block in Valdebebas, Madrid, Spain. Work in progress
  • Public Housing in Saint-Dizier, France. Work in progress
  • Housing Project in Vallcarca, Barcelona, Spain. 2010
  • Public Housing in Vallecas, Spain. 2013
  • Pavilion in Rio Blanco. Guadalajara, Mexico. 2013

HOTEL & RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS

  • Pizota Hotel in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. 2004
  • Maison de l’Algérie at the University Campus of Paris, France. 2005
  • Hotel Resort on Margarita Island, Venezuela. 2007

SPORT FACILITIES

  • Archery Range. Barcelona, Spain. 1992
  • Bullring and Leisure Center. Móstoles, Spain. 1996
  • Sports Centre Sarriguren. Valle de Egües, Spain. 2006

FACILITIES

  • Biomass Thermal Power Station. Saint Dizier, France. 2015
  • 3 Underground Stations of the ‘Line 9’. Barcelona, Spain. 2015-16
  • Crematorium of the Igualada Cemetary, Spain. Construction ongoing

LANDSCAPE DESIGN

  • Cementery Park. Igualada, Spain. 1985
  • Ses Estacions Park in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. 1998
  • Footbridge and Landscaping. Petrer, Spain. 1999
  • Juan Aparicio Seafront. Torrevieja, Spain. 2000
  • JVC Cultural and Business Center Fairgrounds. Guadalajara, Mexico. 2002
  • Aromatic Park in Torreblanca, Spain. 2010

URBAN PLANNING

  • MASTER PLAN in Saint-Dizier, France. Ongoing
  • Urbanization of Gardunya Square in Barcelona, Spain. Ongoing