Virginia De Jorge Huertas (1991), born in Madrid, Ph.D. Architect (2019) from Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Alcalá, ETSA-UAH (Madrid, Spain). Currently, Postdoctoral Researcher at the Università Iuav di Venezia. Number 1 in Architecture with honors in Final Carer Project (2015) and Awarded with the prize to the most outstanding graduate 2016. Three research fellowships, Winner ARQUIA scholarship in 2015 and Winner 1º prize Europan 14 in La Bazana. I have done the Ph.D. funded by a four-year research contract called “FPU - Formación de Profesorado Universitario” (FPU 15/00791) financed by the Minister of Education Culture and Sport of the Spanish Government, which was obtained for professional and academic merit.
Architect at Verdasco Arquitectos in 2013, at Aybar Mateos Arquitectos in 2015 in Madrid, and at EMBT -Enric Miralles Benedetta Tagliabue- in Barcelona in 2016. Since 2016, my own professional activity with Michele Di Maggio. During Ph.D., Visiting Researcher at the Architectural Association in London and at Università Iuav di Venezia. Speaker in several congresses and workshops as MoMoWo, MORE - Firenze, ENHR - Uppsala, or Centre Bozar (Europan). Professional and academic work published in, among others, Frontiers of Architectural Research (Elsevier), Revista Ángulo Recto, Nexus Network Journal (Springer), Arquitectura Viva, Journal of Economic Studies, Momentum magazine, Europan 14 España, Techne (Fupress), Spatium (IAUS) or Europan Europe 14.