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About

FRPO is an internationally awarded architecture design firm based in Madrid and involved in a large number of projects from masterplans to objects. We are committed with innovative design as a continuous conversation between all the agents that contribute to the complexity of place-building processes.

We understand architecture as an enjoyable way of improving our relationship with the environment.

Profile

FRPO has recently been selected for the Spanish Pavilion Exhibition at La Biennale di Venezia 2016, and nominated for the Mies Van der Rohe Award 2015. In 2014 was awarded the HISE World Houses Award, in 2012 the Architectural Record Design Vanguard recognition by New York based publication Architectural Record as one of the best young architectural offices in the world, and the Europe 40 UNDER 40 award by Chicago Architectural Club in 2009. We have recieved a large number of prizes in national and international instances, including the OS House and MO House wide recognition, the First Prize in the International Competition for the Access and Services Building in Madrid City of Justice or the Second Prize in the International Competition for the World Trade Organization Headquarters Extension in Geneva, Switzerland.

In 2005 Fernando Rodriguez and Pablo Oriol were founding partners of Nolaster Oficina de Arquitectura, where they developed their professional activity until 2007. In 2008 they established FRPO as a natural evolution of their previous professional experiences.

Collaborators since 2008: Francisco Díaz Pozo, Ricardo Fernández, Iñigo Palazón, Alberto Ballesteros, Helena Soria, Antía Fernández, Esther Ibañez, Matilde Lorenzo, Berta Colina, Jaime Hortal, Guillermo Fernández, Ana Suárez-Anta, Belén Roldán, Cristina Sanchez Bueno, Angel Roldán, Silvia Martín, Alain Fernández del Rey, Almudena Navas, Julia Burón, Inés Olavarrieta, María Domínguez, Elena García, Rocío García, Laura Ordóñez, Patricia Báscones, Carmen Sanz, Antonio Salvi, Pablo Sequero, Juan Medina, Guillermo Avanzini, Teresa Carro, Paloma Vallejo, Miguel Quezada, Pastora Cotero, Andrea Guaiti, Paul Schägner, Cornelius Schmitz, Cristina Escuder, Jorge Serrano, Virginia García Rebellón, Andrea Pezzoli, Rocío Camacho.

AWARDS

Mies van der Rohe Award 2015, nominated, Barcelona 2015
100 Architects of the Year 2015, Seoul 2015
HISE World Houses Award 2014, Ljubljana 2014
Architectural Record DESIGN VANGUARD 2012, New York 2012
100 Architects of the Year 2012, Seoul 2012
Europe 40 UNDER 40 2009 Awards, Florence 2009
VI Iberoamerican Biennal of Architecture and Planning, Lisbonne 2008
Architecture and Planning Awards, Municipality of Madrid, Madrid 2008
Chicago Architectural Club Union Station 2020, Chicago 2008
Bauwelt Preis 2007, Munich 2007
IX Spanish Biennal of Architecture and Planning, Madrid 2007
Wallpaper Design Awards 2007, London 2007
Ortega-Alloza Awards of Architecture 2007, Santander 2007
9ª Young Spanish Architects Exhibition, Fundación Camuñas, Madrid 2006
VMZ Awards 2006, Paris 2006
V Iberoamerican Biennal of Architecture and Planning, Montevideo 2006
Europan 8, Madrid 2005
In 2005 Fernando Rodriguez and Pablo Oriol were founding partners of Nolaster Oficina de Arquitectura, where they developed their professional activity until 2007. In 2008 they established FRPO as a natural evolution of their previous professional experiences.

Collaborators since 2008: Francisco Díaz Pozo, Ricardo Fernández, Iñigo Palazón, Alberto Ballesteros, Helena Soria, Antía Fernández, Esther Ibañez, Matilde Lorenzo, Berta Colina, Jaime Hortal, Guillermo Fernández, Ana Suárez-Anta, Belén Roldán, Cristina Sanchez Bueno, Angel Roldán, Silvia Martín, Alain Fernández del Rey, Almudena Navas, Julia Burón, Inés Olavarrieta, María Domínguez, Elena García, Rocío García, Laura Ordóñez, Patricia Báscones, Carmen Sanz, Antonio Salvi, Pablo Sequero, Juan Medina, Guillermo Avanzini, Teresa Carro, Paloma Vallejo, Miguel Quezada, Pastora Cotero, Andrea Guaiti, Paul Schägner, Cornelius Schmitz, Cristina Escuder, Jorge Serrano, Virginia García Rebellón, Andrea Pezzoli, Rocío Camacho.

for business inquires and new projects, write us at:

clients@frpo.es