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|About||Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura is a leading international studio for architecture, planning and interior design.|
|Mission||Architecture, urban design, masterplan, social housing, transport, infrastructures, public buildings, offices, headquearters, towers, hotels, residential, private house, industrial rehabilitation, retail, mix use, parks, landscape|
The office is led by Ricardo Bofill and two partners - Peter Hodgkinson and Jean-Pierre Carniaux– and employs a staff of around 60 people from over of 20 countries. El Taller comprised of a multidisciplinary cohesive team made of urban planners, architects, engineers, landscape, interior, graphic and industrial designers.
Ricardo Bofill – Taller de Arquitectura's contribution is essential to the development of a new "integrated urbanism." El Taller aspires to create public spaces, in which a truly social life can exist. it recognizes the need to give social settlements a clear, imaginable definition.
The practice has had the opportunity to demonstrate its competence through the completion of large- scale transportation infrastructure, public facilities, office buildings, such as the headquarters of leading companies, five-star hotels, housing and retail projects.
Housing is an area intensively studied by the Taller de Arquitectura. The team has carried out both luxury and social housing projects ( of more than 1,000,000 units) throughout the world.
The Taller de Arquitectura is associated with the world’s best specialist in each technical field, building avant-garde buildings while simultaneously maintaining a favorable price in regards to quality of construction.
Named honorary fellow of the Bund Deutscher Architekten BDA,
Bonn, Germany, 1996
Awarded doctor honoris causa Metz,
Awarded architect in belgium, Ordre des Architectes de Belgique,
Conseil du Brabant, 1989
Awarded by the Académie Internationale de Philosophie de l´Art
Bern, Switzerland, 1989
Membre du Comité de Parrinage. Fondation Sophia Antipolis. Cité Internationale de la Sagesse, des Sciences et des Téchniques.
Valbonne, France. 1989
Chicago Architecture Award, Illinois Council/American Institute of Architects/architectural record,
Chicago, U.S.A. 1989
Named honorary fellow of the American Institute of Architects (AIA)
Awarded officier de l'ordre des Arts et des Lettres degree, Ministry of culture,
Paris, France, 1984
Awarded Ciudad de Barcelona prize of Architecture for renovation of the cement factory,
Sant Just Desvern, Barcelona, 1980
Awarded Architecte Agrée Ordre National des architectes,
Paris, France, 1979
Awarded A.S.I.D. (American Society of Interior Designers), International Prize,
New York. U.S.A. 1978
Awarded Fritz Schumacher, Honoris Causa Degree, University of Hamburg,
|Products||Architecture, urban design, masterplan, social housing, transport, infrastructures, public buildings, offices, headquearters, towers, hotels, residential, private house, industrial rehabilitation, retail, mix use, parks, Landscape, Interior and Furniture Design.|