RAW/deAbajoGarcia is an architecture office founded by Carlos García Fernández (1982, Asturias) and Begoña de Abajo Castrillo (1986, León) in New York in 2013 and they are currently based in Madrid. Both of them hold a Master in Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia University where they studied as Fulbright fellows. They are also architects from Madrid School of Architecture (ETSAM). In parallel to their professional practice they are currently developing their research and teaching work at the Polytechnic University of Madrid.
Carlos García Fernández
Carlos García Fernández holds a PhD in Architecture from the Madrid School of Architecture and while his academic training he also studied at TU Delft in Holland. He has been fellow at the Spanish Academy in Rome and visiting researcher at Keio University in Tokyo, in the Sejima Laboratory. He is currently working as an Associate Professor at the Architectural Projects Department at ETSAM.
Begoña de Abajo Castrillo
Begoña de Abajo Castrillo is National End of Studies Prize (Ministry of Education) and End of Studies Prize 2012 (UPM). She also studied at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago and she is currently developing her PhD as researcher in the Architectural Projects Department at ETSAM.
She has worked with Alvaro Siza in Porto and afterwards she became a member of the Foster and Partners Madrid team.