Ricardo Devesa is an architect who graduated from the School of Architecture of Valencia (ETSAV, UPV, 1999). He got his PhD in the Universitat Politécnica de Catalonia. He is professor associate at the School of Architecture of Barcelona (ETSAB, UPC) and also teaches at the Institut d’Arquitectura Avançada de Catalunya (IaaC). Currently is editor-in-chief at Actar Publishers and urbanNext.
He was a member of the editorial staff of the magazine Quaderns d’Arquitectura i Urbanisme (1997-1999) and member of the editors of the magazine Basa, (2004-2008), for which he obtained a mention in the Thought and Criticism FAD prize (2009). He has been a design professor and collaborator in several of the workshops and seminars in the School of Architecture at the International University of Catalonia (ESARQ, UIC), and Elisava School of Design. He has been a visiting scholar in Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP, Columbia University, New York).
He has been co-editor of Otra mirada. Posiciones contra crónicas. La acción crítica como reactivo en la arquitectura española reciente (Gustavo Gili, 2010) as well as Barcelona Modern Architecture Guide (Actar, 2013). He was a co-founding member of MRD architecture: Marina Romero – Ricardo Devesa (2000-2010).
Actar Publisher & urbanNext
Institut d’Humanitats de Barcelona
Deutschland Architecture Museum (DAM)
Institut Ramón Llull
Bienal Arte Lanzarote
Filmoteca de Catalunya
Fundación Mies van der Rohe