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    Work by aSZ arquitectes.

Antonio Sanmartín

Visiting Professor

Campus Box 1079

Antonio Sanmartín is principal of aSZ arquitectes, which he co-founded with Elena Cánovas in Barcelona in 1996 after several years of joint professional and academic experiences. Projects by the firm have included the Badalona Central Library, the Santiago de Compostela Towers at the Cidade da Cultura, the Vidrá Public Housing, the Rianxo Auditorium, the Gavá seafront units, the Capuchinas Building for Huesca University, and the Tramway system for Barcelona. Sanmartín is an associate professor at Escola Técnica Superior d’Arquitectura de Barcelona—Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (ETSAB-UPC); he also has been a lecturer abroad for the Graduate School of Architecture & Urban Design's international summer studio in Barcelona, and has taught at CAPPA-UTA, Queensland University, Institute of Advanced Architecture of Catalunya, CIEE-Barcelona, Alicante School of Architecture, ESARQ-Universitat Internacional de Catalunya, and Cooper Union.