Manuel Gallego Jorreto. 2018 National Architecture Award

More information

Manuel Gallego Jorreto

Manuel Gallego Jorreto. (Carballino-Orense, 1936). 1963, Graduated by the School of Architecture of Madrid. 1963-66, Works in Madrid with Alejandro de la Sota. 1968 Doctor Architect by the School of Architecture of Madrid. 1969-70, Cours des Techniques duncabanisme, ASTEF, Paris, France. 1966-86, Architect of the Ministry of Housing. Provincial Planning Services of A Coruña.

Since 1987 Professor of Urban Planning I and Tutor of the Final Project, ETSA Coruña. He has been a Guest Project Professor, in different Universities (Madrid, Barcelona, ​​Navarra, Seville, Malaga, Coimbra, Munich, etc.). Since 2002 Professor of the Department of Architectural Projects and Urban Planning of the School of Architecture of the University of A Coruña

1996. Castelao Medal, Xunta de Galicia.
VIII COAG Awards for Architecture (1st prize).
1997. Pedrón de Ouro Prize, Santiago de Compostela.
Critic Award for Arts and Sciences, Galicia.
IV Spanish Architecture Biennial. Mention by the Museum of Fine Arts.
National Architecture Award, Higher Council of Architects of Spain.
2008. National Award of Galician Culture. Xunta de Galicia.
2010. Celanova Award. Casa dos Poetas
2011. Gold Medal of Architecture. CSCAE Madrid.
2013. Prize in the XII Spanish Biennial of Architecture and Urbanism. Madrid.
2019. National Architecture Prize 2018



Our selection