Romera y Ruiz Arquitectos
Romera y Ruiz founded in 1999 the architecture office ROMERA Y RUIZ ARCHITECTS SLP in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria after having worked separetly in professional offices at both national and local level. They have developed different projects, planning documents, and participated in numerous cultural activities.
Pedro Romera García, phD Architect
Professor of Architectural Design at the School of Architecture of Las Palmas since 1999. Member of the Research Heritage and Landscape Project.
Ángela Ruiz Martínez, Architect
Professor of Landscape Architecture from 2004 to 2008, and Architectural Projects (academic years 2009/2010, 2011/2012) at the School of Architecture of Las Palmas. General coordinator of the Second Biennial of Art, Architecture and Landscape of the Canary Islands, and member of the Island Historical Heritage Commissions of the Cabildo of Gran Canaria, from 2001 to 2005.
2011 World Architecture Festival (WAF 2011). New & Old category Winner.
2011 World Architecture Festival (WAF 2011). Finalist Civic & Comunity category.
2011 Public open competition for service contracts for the drafting of the construction projects of the railway stations between Las Palmas and Maspalomas. Winner Vecindario Station.
2010 Monographic exhibition in the Gabinete Literario in Las Palmas.2010 Aplus Award for Architecture VPP.
2010 Sustainable Architecture Award 2010 Endesa. Finalist.
2010 Próxima Award 2010. Finalist.
2009 Brit Insurance Desing of the year 2009. Finalist.
2009 Selected Work in the X Spanish Biennale of Architecture and Planning.
2008 World Architecture Festival (WAF 2008). Finalist Housing category.
2008 2008 Manuel Oraá Regional Architecture Award of Canary Islands. Winner in the New Construccion Housing.
2008 2008 Manuel Oraá Regional Architecture Award of Canary Islands. Commendation in the New Construcción Housing.
2008 FAD Prize for Architecture, Interiors, Ephemeral, and Critical Thinking and the City and Landscape 2008. Finalist.
2006 Europan competition for young architects. Europan 8. Winner.
2006 Urban Solutions International Competition 2005. National Council of the Architects Associations of Spain. Third prize.
2006 Singular Residence International Competition 2004. National Council of the Architects Associations of Spain. Commendation.
2001 International Competition for the Urban regeneration of the in Arrecife. Fourth prize.
1999 Sundial Competition for the Elder Museum of Science and Technology. Winner
1999 European Competition for Young Architects. Europan 5. Second prize.