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Jesús Mateo Muñoz

Arkitekt SAR, MSA. Arquitecto Superior COAM.

Jesús Mateo, born 1971 in Cuenca, Spain, is an architect educated both in Spain and Sweden, with Swedish Arkitekt diploma from Lunds Tekniska Högskola (1999). He is a member of the Architects Association in Madrid, where he has had his own practice since 2000, ZERO ARQUITECTOS. His professional activity is run nowadays from Lund, where part of his family comes from, working on his own projects and cooperating regularly with different architecture firms in Sweden. Jesús Mateo is a SAR/MSA arkitekt since 2009.

His abilities as an architect have proven successful by achieving awards like the five EUROPAN prizes (the most prestigious international award for European young architects) once in Spain (Almería), once in Norway (Lillestrøm) and three times in Sweden (Kristianstad, Varberg and Lerum). Besides participating in many international competitions and parallel assignments, he has taken care of projects and building follow-ups of mainly housing and industrial projects in Spain. Jesús Mateo has also worked several years for a larger engineering company based in Madrid being in charge of the Architecture Engineering Department and giving support to other architects, engineers and municipalities.

As an Europan prize-winner he has kept a tight connection with the academic world through the participation in congresses, workshops and exhibitions, giving lectures at universities and writing articles for catalogues and design periodicals. Jesús Mateo started his PhD studies in the autumn 2007 on the general subject “Theory of the Architectural Project” at Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Madrid where he at the same time worked as an assistant teacher in Projects 3. He has been guest teacher at Lunds Tekniska Högskola, Chalmers School of architecture in Gothemburg, Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Delft TU and Umeå Architecture School. Additionally he has been jury member in collaboration with the schools of architecture in Sweden, the Swedish Architects association and the Future Cities Competition. He collaborates with the organization of Europan Europe as a member of the Technical Committee.

From september 2011 he is a Lecturer at the School of Architecture in Lund, responsible for unit Y (Projects) and supervisor of diploma works. In the Fall 2014 he co-run the studio Advanced Architectural Design at Lunds University and in collaboration with TU-Delft to investigate and innovate about housing typologies in the dense city.