Alejandro Zaera

Alejandro Zaera

Alejandro Zaera Polo is a contemporary architect and founder of London and Barcelona-based Alejandro Zaera-Polo Architecture (AZPA). He is also a ... More »Alejandro Zaera Polo is a contemporary architect and founder of London and Barcelona-based Alejandro Zaera-Polo Architecture (AZPA). He is also a Visiting Professor in Princeton and Yale Schools of Architecture, and a prolific theorist, widely published in different professional media. Alejandro Zaera-Polo was born in Madrid in 1963. He trained at the Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Madrid, graduating with Honors, and went on to do a Master in Architecture (MARCH II) at the Graduate School of Design, Harvard University where he graduated with Distinction. He worked at the Office of Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) in Rotterdam between 1991 and 1993, prior to establishing Foreign Office Architects in 1993. As a principal of FOA Alejandro Zaera-Polo co-authored the award-winning Yokohama International Port Terminal in Japan, after winning an international design competition in 1995. He also was part of the United Architects team, one of the finalists in the Ground Zero... [ Wikipedia ]

5 Teams Shortlisted to Redesign Tampere Travel Interchange

The following architect-led teams have each received €80,000 to participate: Alejandro Zaera-Polo & Maider Llaguno Architectur and Architects Lahdelma & Mahlamäki Oy (Great Britain, Finland) and WSP Finland (Traffic Planning, Finland) COBE ApS and Lunden Architecture Oy (Denmark...

Tile of Spain 2013 awards call for entries

... Collage in Girona by Bosch.Capdeferro; the Benidorm Promenade by OAB; the rehabilitation of the Santa Caterina Market in Barcelona by Miralles-Tagliabue; the Spanish Pavilion in Expo Zaragoza 2008 by Francisco Mangado and in the Aichi Expo in Japan 2005 by Alejandro Zaera and Farshid Moussavi...

New dean of Architecture School sparks controversy

World-renowned architect Alejandro Zaera-Polo will be the next dean of the School of Architecture, the University announced on Tuesday. Despite the support of his predecessor and others within the department, Zaera-Polo's appointment has been met with opposition from graduate students and ...

21 Questions With…Alejandro Zaera-Polo

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Princeton University Zaera-Polo named dean of Princeton's School of Architecture

Alejandro Zaera-Polo, an internationally renowned architect and scholar, has been selected as the next dean of Princeton University's School of Architecture. Zaera-Polo has been a visiting lecturer in architecture at Princeton since 2008. His appointment as dean, which requires approval of the ...

Think Space: ‘Alejandro Zaera-Polo Never Planned to Win Yokohama Port Terminal’ Competit...

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