Fernando de Higueras Díaz Arquitectura, Architect, Building, Photos, Design, Office
Fernando de Higueras Díaz, Spain : Architecture
20th Century Spanish Architects Practice
Fernando de Higueras Díaz Architect
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.
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.
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).
Fernando died on January 30, 2008, in Madrid, aged 77 years.
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Fernando de Higueras Díaz – Practice Information
Former architect studio based in Spain
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MVRDV / Blanca Lleó Associates
photo : Rob’t Hart
Madrid House by A-cero
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Aranguren & Gallegos Arquitectos
photo : Jesus Granada
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