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North by Southwest: Dr Fernando Pino

Dr Fernando Pino will present his design-led research, practice and teaching during the lecture “North by Southwest” within the “Conversations with Practice” series at the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape of Newcastle University.Fernando Garcia Pino is a practicing architect and adjunct professor who teaches at the Polytechnic University in Madrid (ETSAM) and IE University (Madrid). Since 1999 Fernando Pino has collaborated Manuel G. Paredes, after their early success in various competitions they opened their own office, Paredes Pino Architects, in 2001.

Pino began his career, while still in university, through a collaboration with the office of Mansilla and Tuñón Architects. After five successful years of working together, he moved to the office Juan Navarro Baldeweg, where he took on the responsibilities of project team leader for national and international projects. His work with Paredes Pino Architects has earned his firm more than 20 prizes in national and international open competitions. The firm’s work has been published in a variety of international and national magazines, including Arquitectura Viva, El Croquis, AV projects, BAU, Bauwelt, Detail, A+U Japan, A+T, Domus and Lotus. Recently the monograph Excepto 24 “Light Machinery”, has published their work in a collection dedicated to the most interesting studios in Madrid.  They have just completed a research project about transformable furniture systems, which has resulted in a patent and the launch of Redo-me®.

published on: 25 April 2018