4/30/2021. Syracuse Architecture Visiting Critic Studio Final Reviews / Spring 2021
Marcos Parga has been invited as guest critic to join the Visiting Critic Studio Online Final Reviews next Friday, April 30th at Syracuse SoA. Marcos will participate in ARC 407 SEC M001 Design VI Studio Reviews led by Prof. Liang Wang.
4/28/2021. Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture & Design Final Reviews / Spring 2021
Marcos Parga has been invited as guest critic to join the Undergraduate Program Online Final Reviews next Wednesday, April 28th at the Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture & Design / University of Houston. Marcos will participate in Arch 2501-Unit_02 Studio Reviews led by Prof. Rafael Beneytez-Durán.
Beyond Practice Summer Program 2019 booklet released! In essence, this 5-week travel program led by Marcos Parga seeks to analyze the impact at all levels of the recent economic crisis that stroked Spain and its potentiality as a triggering agent for a paradigm shift in emerging architectural production methods throughout the country.
01/30/2019. TESIS RECIENTES I / BOOK
The editorial of Madrid Architects Association (COAM) has just published the book “RECENT THESIS I”, which includes an article by Marcos Parga outlining the most relevant outcomes of his research ‘The Radical Option. A travel through Superstudio’. The book is the physical testimony of the cycle of conferences / debates that took place at the COAM headquarters in Madrid, featuring the best PhD dissertations by architects from Madrid defended in the last years.
12/16/2018. Taubman College Final Reviews / Fall 2018
Marcos Parga has been invited as guest critic to join the Integrated Housing Studio Final Reviews next Monday and Tuesday, Dec 17-18th at the Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning / University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Marcos Parga has participated in the Wienerberger Brick Award 2018 Book with an essay on the current challenges of Living Together. Over 600 projects from 44 countries were submitted for consideration for the Wienerberger Brick Award 2018. The book Brick18 features the 50 shortlisted projects, including the winners. Five essays from international authors complete this overview of contemporary brick architecture. The Brick series of books is published as a companion to the Wienerberger Brick Award architectural competition. It puts the spotlight on brick – a timeless construction material for forward-looking and innovative architecture – published in cooperation with Park Books.
06/20/2018. ARQUIA/TESIS 2017 / Runner up
Marcos Parga’s Doctoral Thesis, THE RADICAL OPTION. A TRAVEL THROUGH SUPERSTUDIO (2015) has been selected from 176 submitted proposals, as runner-up in the ARQUIA/TESIS 2017 11th Prize. ARQUIA/TESIS is a Biennial tender organized by The ARQUIA Foundation for selecting unpublished doctoral thesis in Spain with the intention of increasing the editorial section of the arquia/thesis collection, making valuable material available to those interested that would otherwise be difficult to access.
05/04/2018. UVA Final Reviews / Spring 2018
Marcos Parga has been invited as guest critic for the Graduate Program Final Reviews next Monday and Tuesday, May 7-8th at University of Virginia School of Architecture, Charlottesville, Virginia.
11/28/2017. Cornell AAP / Final Reviews / Fall 2018
Marcos Parga invited by B.Arch. Coordinator Leslie Lok to participate in the B.Arch 2nd year Final Reviews this Thursday, Nov 30th at Cornell University, Departament of Architecture. Ithaca, New York.
10/12/2017. 1st PRIZE!
The Expanded School Estudio MAPAA has been selected as the architecture firm to design a new School of Special Education in Madrid, as winners of the invited competition held by the Foundation Juan XXIII Roncalli.