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Rafael Moneo, Espana : Architect

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post updated 21 Feb 2020

Rafael Moneo – Latest Building added

Novartis HQ, Basel, Switzerland
Basel Novartis Building design by Rafael Moneo
photo : building owner
Novartis HQ Basel – added 3 Jun 2011

Rafael Moneo – Key Projects

Featured Rafael Moneo building: Auditori de Barcelona
Rafael Moneo building Auditori de Barcelona
photo © Thomas Boczko

José Rafael Moneo Vallés – Buildings

Major architectural designs by this celebrated Spanish architecture practice, reverse chronological:

University Library, Bilbao, Spain
Date built: 2008

Laboratory for Integrated Science & Engineering, Harvard Campus, Massachusetts, USA
Date built: 2007

Gregorito Marañon Maternity & Childern’s Hospital, Madrid, Spain
Date built: 2005

Palace of the Kings of Navarra Archives, Pamplona, Spain
Date built: 2005

Kursaal Centre, San Sebastián, Spain
Date built: 2001

Prado Museum Extension, Madrid
Dates built: 1996-2001

Our Lady of the Angels Cathedral, Los Angeles, USA
Dates built: 1996-2000

Museum of Sciences, Valencia, Spain
Dates built: 1994-96

Grand Hyatt Hotel / Office Building, Marlene-Dietrich-Platz 2, Berlin, Germany
Dates built: 1993-96/98
Grand Hyatt Hotel Berlin
photo © Adrian Welch

Museum of Fine Arts, The Audrey Jones Beck Building, Houston, Texas, USA
Dates built: 1992-2000
Audrey Jones Beck Building
photograph © Robb Williamson
Museum of Fine Arts Houston Building

Red Eléctrica de Espana Offices, San Sebastián de los Reyes, Spain

Don Benito Cultural Centre, Don Benito, Badajoz, Spain

Museum of Modern Art and Architecture, Stockholm, Sweden

Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, Massachusetts, USA
Museum; cinema; café

Town Hall Building, Murcia

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid

San Pablo Airport, Seville, Spain

Pilar & Joan Miró Foundation, Palma de Mallorca, Spain

L`Auditori Concert Building, Barcelona, Spain

Diagonales Haus L’Illa, Barcelona

Architecture Association, Tarragona, Spain

Atocha Train Station, Madrid

Museum of Roman Art, Mérida

Bank of Spain, Jaén, Spain

Town Hall, Logroño, Spain

Galería Theo, Barcelona

Bankinter Building, Madrid

Torres blancas, Madrid

Urumea Residential Building, San Sebastián

Bull Ring Extension, Pamplona

Gómez-Acebo Residence, Soto de la Moraleja, Spain

Escuelas, Tudela, Spain

Diestre Transformer Factory, Zaragoza, Spain

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More buildings / designs by this Navarra architect welcome : info(at)e-architect.com

Location: Tudela, Navarra, Spain

Architecture Practice Information

José Rafael Moneo
born in Tudela, south of Pamplona, Navarra, Spain


Architectural degree – Escuela Técnica Superior of Madrid: 1961

Fellowship – Spanish Academy in Rome: 1963-76

He won the RIBA Gold Medal in 2003

He worked for architect Jorn Utzon for 2 years

Spanish Architects

Key Buildings
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, Los Angeles, California, USA 2000-02
Town Hall, Murcia, Spain 1991-98
Museum of Roman Art, Mérida, Spain 1980-85

Architecture Awards
Pritzker Architecture Prize 1996
RIBA Gold Medal 2003

Rafael Moneo architecture studio is in Madrid

José Rafael Moneo Vallés – Projects

Beirut Souks, Beirut, Lebanon 1997
Aremberg Campus Library, Leuven, Belgium 1997
Theatre in Basel, Switzerland 1997
Royal and General Archives, Pamplona, Spain 1996-2000
Tate Modern, Bankside, London, UK 1995
Lido Cinema, Venice, Italy 1991
Studio Addition for Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, USA 1991-2000
Potsdamer Platz, Berlin, Germany 1991
Museum Quarter, Vienna, Austria 1987
Olympic Stadium, Barcelona 1983
Town Hall, Amsterdam, Netherlands 1968

Jesus College Design Competition, England – shortlist:
Burrell Foley Fischer, Haworth Tompkins, Rafael Moneo, Richard Murphy Architects

He delivered a talk at AA School – London in 2009.

Auditori de Barcelona Building
Rafael Moneo interior
photograph © Thomas Boczko

He was a former associate of celebrated architect Jorn Utzon

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Pritzker Prize Winner in 1996

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