The Catholic University of America

Jan. 31, 2013

Architecture Lecture Series Features Contemporary Spanish Trends


Catholic University’s School of Architecture and Planning presents its spring lecture series on trends in contemporary Spanish architecture. Speakers in the series will discuss how their work reflects these trends. They include:

  • Feb. 13, 6:30 p.m.: Antón García-Abril Ruiz, professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology School of Architecture and Planning and principal of the Ensamble Studio in Madrid.

    Note: This lecture will be held at the National Building Museum, 401 F St., N.W., Washington, D.C. Admission is $12 for members of the museum, free for students with valid student ID, and $20 for non-members. Prepaid registration is required, and walk-in registration will be based on availability. Visit to register and for more information.
  • March 13, 6 p.m.: Carme Pinós, principal of Estudio Carme Pinós in Barcelona.
  • April 10, 6 p.m.: Alberto Morell Sixto, professor at the Superior Technical School of Architecture of Madrid (ETSAM) and principal of Estudio Alberto Morell, Madrid.

The final two lectures will be held at The Catholic University of America in the Edward M. Crough Center for Architectural Studies, Koubek Auditorium. They are free and open to the public.

For more information, visit To request accommodations for individuals with disabilities, contact Hazel Ruth Edwards, associate professor, at 202-319-5188.

The School of Architecture and Planning is an AIA/CES registered provider. AIA members must sign in at each lecture; nonmembers may request a certificate of completion.

MEDIA: To cover the lectures, contact Katie Lee or Mary McCarthy Hines in the Office of Public Affairs at 202-319-5600.



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