Iñaki Ábalos is Ph.D. in architecture (1991) and Chaired Professor of Architectural Design at the ETSAM (since 2002). He was Kenzo Tange Professor (2009), Design Critic in Architecture (2010-2012), Professor in Residence (2012-) and since 2013 Chair of the Department of Architecture at the Graduate School of Design (GSD). He is a founding member of Ábalos+Sentkiewicz arquitectos (since 2006), Ábalos & Herreros (1984-2005), and the director of the Laboratorio de Técnicas y Paisajes Contemporáneos (LTPC, since 2002). His work specializes in broad interdisciplinary dimensions, the integration of theory and practice, and the specific focus on the interaction of architecture, landscape, and culture. He has been awarded in many international competitions, subject of numerous individual and
collective exhibitions and different monographs.