Spanish-born architect, Andres Jaque founded and is principal of the Office of Political Innovation, which has offices in both New York City and Madrid. He is a professor of advanced architectural design at the Columbia University GSAPP and a visiting professor at Princeton University SoA.
Earlier this year, his COSMO submission was selected as the winner of MoMA PS1's 2015 Young Architects Program and is on view in their Long Island City courtyard through September 7.
Other award winning projects include: Plasencia Clergy House, House in Never Never Land, Tupper Home and ESCARAVOX. His firm has been awarded with the Silver Lion for the Best Research Project at the 14th Venice Biennale, the Dionisio Hernandez Gil Award, and selected as one of the top 10 design offices of the year by Architectural Record.
Publications include: PHANTOM. Mies as Rendered Society, Different Kinds of Water Pouring into a Swimming Pool, Dulces Arenas Cotidianas or Everyday Politics. Their work has been included in A + U, Bauwelt, Domus, El Croquis, Architectural Review, Volume and the New York Times; and has been exhibited MoMA, London Design Museum, MAK in Vienna, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, RED CAT Cal Arts Contemporary Art Center in Los Angeles, Z33 in Hasselt, Schweizerisches Architektur Museum in Basel, in the Cite de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine de Paris, and the Hellerau Festspielhaus in Dresden.
MoMA PS1: YAP COSMO