Young Architects of Spain


Elderly Facilities and Social Services Building, Valencia | Peñín Arquitectos

Young Architects of Spain: A Symposium

This program has been organized by The Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture of The Cooper Union; co-sponsored by The Architectural League.

Concurrent with the opening of the exhibition Young Architects of Spain (JAE), on view from September 5th to September 20th at the Instituto Cervantes New York, this symposium will draw together participants from the exhibition as well as young American architects to discuss a new generation of professionals and the future of Spanish architecture. The Young Architects of Spain (JAE) exhibition aims to discover a generation of Spanish Architects under forty.

View the exhibition catalog here.

María Hurtado de Mendoza, Estudio Entresitio 
Héctor Fernández Elorza
Alberto Peñín, Peñín Arquitectos

Guido Ziuliani, The Cooper Union

Welcome Remarks:
Juan Ramón Martínez Salazar, General Consul of Spain

Alberto Campo Baeza

Kenneth Frampton, Ware Professor of Architecture at the Graduate School for Architecture, Planning and Preservation, Columbia University
Pablo Lorenzo-Eiroa, The Cooper Union and Eiroa Architects
Urtzi Grau and Cristina Goberna, Fake Industries Architectural Agonism

Symposium Directors:
Jesús Aparicio and Jesús Donaire

(left) Ensanche de Vallecas Public Housing, Madrid | Estudio Entresitio
(right) Laboratory Building, Alcalá University, Madrid | Héctor Fernández Elorza


Time & Place
Thursday, September 6, 2012
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
The Great Hall, The Cooper Union
7 East 7th Street
The symposium is free and open to the public. Reservations are not necessary and will not be taken.
League programs are supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council; the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; and the National Endowment for the Arts.