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Fernando de Higueras Díaz, Spain : Architecture

20th Century Spanish Architects Practice: Madrid Design Studio Information

post updated 18 May 2021

Fernando de Higueras Díaz, Spain

1930 – 2008

Fernando de Higueras Díaz was a Spanish architect. He was one of the most famous architects in the world during the 1970s. He was born in Madrid, Spain.

Fernando de Higueras Díaz Architect in Spain

He graduated as an architect from the Superior Technical School of Architecture of Madrid in 1959. His work is recognized worldwide as an original and interesting union of constructivist, rationalist and organic architecture.

Higueras was also a musician, a painter and photographer.

La Macarrona Residence, Somosaguas, Madrid – 1976:
La Macarrona Residence by Fernando de Higueras Díaz Architect
photo from e-ibp

The architecture of Fernando Higueras displays a constructive adaptation to the natural and physical environment. He had an understanding of architecture from popular contemporary approaches.

His work appears in MOMA in New York.

Fernando de Higueras Díaz – Key Projects

Spanish Pavilion, New York, USA
Date built: 1963

Multi-purpose building for Montecarlo
Date built: 1969

La Macarrona Residence, Somosaguas, Madrid, Spain
Dates built: 1971-76

Fierro House, Marbella, Spain
Date built: 1971

The Castellana, 266 Paseo de la Castellana, Madrid, Spain

Sede del Instituto del Patrimonio Histórico Español, Spain

The Museo de Antonio López Torres, Tomelloso, Ciudad Real, Spain

Fernando Higueras won several architectural competitions, including the Montecarlo Polivalet Building (1969) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Abu Dhabi (1980).

Interior of a building by this Spanish architect:
Fernando de Higueras Díaz
photo from e-ibp

Fernando died on January 30, 2008, in Madrid, aged 77 years.

Location: Madrid, Spain, southwestern Europe

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La Vaca Y La Huerta, Recoletos Street
Architects: Zooco Estudio
La Vaca y La Huerta Restaurant Madrid
photographer : Imagen Subliminal. Miguel de Guzmán – Rocío Romero Rivasz
La Vaca Y La Huerta Restaurant

REE Campus
Architects: IDOM
REE Campus Tres Cantos Madrid
photo : Aitor Ortiz
REE Campus

Mirador Sanchinarro
Design: MVRDV / Blanca Lleó Associates
Mirador Sanchinarro housing

Madrid House by A-cero
Design: Projection Mapping by Onionlab
Madrid House

Museum ABC
Design: Aranguren & Gallegos Arquitectos
Madrid Museum

Architecture Studios

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Website: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fernando_Higueras