Quim Larrea. 




QLA retrato


Córdoba, España, 1957. Architect, designer and journalist. Member of the College of Architects (Membership nº 43.582-1) Member of the College of Journalists (Membership nº 92046) Member of the College of FAD, Fomento de las Artes y el Diseño (Membership nº 1485) Member of the Ateneu Barcelonés. Member of the Andalusian Design Association. Co-founder and partner of JULI CAPELLA & QUIM LARREA DISSENY. Barcelona 1982-1997 Founding member of QUIM LARREA & ASSOCIATES, architectural, interior design and industrial design. Barcelona . since 1997

He was a Member of the Editing Board at El Croquis and co-director of De Diseño and ARDI. He has cooperated and continues to be, in numerous newspapers and specialized publications in architecture and design in Spain and overseas. President of Arquinfad entre 2004 y 2009. Commissioner of numerous exhibitions, publishes books, mainly with Editorial Gustavo Gili, Barcelona. He also took part in many projects for the dissemination of architecture and design culture in Europe, Asia and America. Member of the jury in several design awards and in international and domestic architectural contests.

He imparted numerous conferences and seminars in America, Europa and Asia. The author of works in the fields of Architecture, Industrial Design, Urban Furniture, Editorial Design, Corporate Image and Packaging for private companies and public institutions based in Europe, Asia and America. Thanks to this works he was rewarded with several awards and recongnitions. Among them: Laus Awards First Prize, Delta Awards Selections, National Design Awards Year 2000 Honourable Mention, Ciudad de Barcelona Award and FAD Medal. He has been and continues to be design advisor for numerous private companies and public institutions. Currently he is the Director of the creative laboratory ULLED COMUNICACIÓN. Barcelona.and President of SURGENIA, Andalusian Technological Design Center. Córdoba He runs his own architectural and design studio QUIM LARREA & ASSOCIATES