Ricardo Devesa received his degree in architecture from the Valencia School of Architecture and holds a PhD from Barcelona Tech University (UPC, 2012). He is associate professor at the Barcelona School of Architecture of Barcelona (ETSAB). He also teaches at the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IaaC). He served as a member of the editorial staff of the magazine Quaderns d’Arquitectura i Urbanisme (1997-1999), and was a member of the editorial board for the magazine Basa, (2004-2008). He was visiting scholar at Graduate School of Architecture (GSAPP) Columbia University in New York. He is co-editor of Otra mirada (Gustavo Gili, 2010) and Barcelona: Modern Architecture Guide (Actar, 2013). Ricardo is currently editor-in-chief at Actar Publishers, based in New York and Barcelona.