Estudio Lamela is one of the most renowned Spanish architectural firms. Founded in 1954 by Antonio Lamela, it has over 65 years of extensive professional experience and has developed almost 2,000 projects. It offers design services for housing, offices, transportation facilities, sports complexes, retail, and urban projects.
From offices in Madrid, Seville, Rotterdam, and México City, it’s currently staffed by a flexible and dynamic team of more than 75 professionals with different cultural backgrounds who are committed to the development of major projects and an ongoing search for innovative techniques with the objective of achieving avant-garde results and high architectural quality.
Since 2001, the firm has supported the EAN (European Architects Network), a large European network of architectural firms with more than 700 professionals, which groups together some of the most important European firms, such as HOK, TCHOBAN VOSS, ARTE CHARPENTIER, ALTIPLAN Y PROGETTO CMR.
In constant search for the improvement and satisfaction of its clients, Estudio Lamela holds the ISO 9001: 2015 international certification granted by BUREAU VERITAS. And deeply committed to the environment, many of the firm’s projects have certifications from LEED, BREEAM, etc.
Many of Estudio Lamela’s projects have been awarded by both national and international organizations. Some of the most prestigious awards worth mentioning are: ‘Prix Versailles Europe’ promoted by UNESCO and the Int’l Union of Architects for the Centro Canalejas Madrid (Four Seasons Hotel); ‘Int’l Architecture Award 2018’ by the Chicago Athenaeum/Europe for the New Terminal at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol; and ‘Airport with the Best Architecture Design of the World’ by National Geographic Traveler Magazine and the ‘Stirling’ prize awarded by the RIBA to T4 Madrid-Barajas Airport (with Richard Rogers Partnership), and the ‘Most Outstanding Architect of the Year 2005’ by GRUPO VÍA to Carlos Lamela.