XVSTUDIO

Barcelona

XVSTUDIO
c/ Roger de Flor, 216 Ppal 1a, 08013 Barcelona, Spain
Phone +34 93 165 73 14
Fax +34 93 162 08 92

Category:

Architects
XVSTUDIO
Xavier Vilalta, Founder

Xavier Vilalta (Mollerussa, Spain, 1980) is a practicing architect and educator. He studied Architecture between Barcelona and the United States where he moves with an international student scholarship and obtains the “named to the Dean List” in the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago. He has taught as a professor in the ETSA Barcelona School of Architecture and the Lleida University. Currently Xavier Vilalta is a research professional and an Associate Professor in ETSAB of the Polytechnic University of Catalonia. There he teaches final year design studios and mentoring diploma projects.

Xavier Vilalta is a recipient of many national and international prizes, among which the 2008 LEAF Award Young Architect of the year and the SAIE Selection of the BologniaFiere in Italy in 2009. His work has been featured in many Spanish, European and international magazines and media. He successfully integrates research, practice, and teaching of contemporary architecture.

Profile

XVSTUDIO (Xavier Vilalta Studio) is a Barcelona based multicultural team that produces unique Architecture projects.
XVSTUDIO is recognized realizing singular projects that take full advantage of industrial production techniques and sustainability strategies.
The projects are developed through customized processes where the components such as the requirements, the site, the local culture and the budget become the key resources for innovation.
Being ready to meet new challenges with a positive approach, we adapt to each situation learning from the past to improve the present and the future.

XVSTUDIO has received national and international prizes, among which the 2008 LEAF Award Young Architect of the year and the SAIE Selection of the BologniaFiere in Italy in 2009.

Current projects include the mixed used development Alpha Project in Qatar and the vocational school Melaku Center in Ethiopia.