BAAS is an architecture and design studio founded by Jordi Badia (Barcelona, 1961) in 1994. The practice strives to meet and solve, simply but also sophisticatedly, the complex requirements that each project lays down by constructing useful and appropriate buildings to a high technical level and without eschewing the expressiveness and emotion that the finest architecture is capable of transmitting.
Architecture that advocates the continuity of tradition and context whilst fully committed to respecting the environment.
Jordi Badia (Barcelona, 1961) graduated in architecture from the ETSAB (Barcelona School of Architecture) in 1989. Founder and director of the BAAS architecture studio. Jordi Badia combines his professional task of an architect with that of a professor at the Department of Architectural Projects at ETSAB since 2001. He has collaborated in others universities, the main ones being in Honk Kong, Ljubljana, Toulouse, Zurich...
He also contributes to the ARA newspaper and is the editor of the architecture blog (www.hicarquitectura.com). Along with Felix Arranz, he was the curator of the Catalan and Balearic pavilion at the 13th Venice Architecture Biennale 2012.
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