Universidad Politécnica de Madrid Magazzino and Olnick Spanu House tour   April 6, 2017

Students studying under Spanish architect Alberto Campo Baeza—revered creator of the Olnick Spanu House—toured the house as well as the Magazzino premises in a private tour given by Miguel Quismondo, the project’s own architect, on April 3, 2017.

UPM Students visit Magazzino, courtesy of Magazzino, April 6, 2017
Courtesy of Magazzino Italian Art, New York

The 95 Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) guests were treated to the various Art Program works throughout the Garrison property followed by a luncheon and a detailed tour of the yet-to-be-finished warehouse art space opening in Cold Spring, NY, on June 28, 2017, by appointment only. The tour is part of a 10-day visit in New York City and Boston for the collegiate visitors who are touring the cities in regard to their architectural layouts. They are under the guidance of UPM professors Alejandro Vírseda, Jesús Donaire and José Jaraiz, among others.

Alberto Campo Baeza gives a Lectio Magistralis at the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) on the occasion of his appointment as Full Professor at UPM   April 4, 2017

On March 17, 2017 Alberto Campo Baeza gave a wonderful Lectio Magistralis on the use of intellectual capacities at the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid on the occasion of his appointment as Full Professor at the Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura at the Universidad Politécnica of Madrid (UPM), where he has been teaching for forty years.

Several renowned academics attended the Lectio Magistralis, including the Rector of the UPM Guillermo Cisneros and the new director of the Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura Manuel Blanco.

On this occasion, the Department of Projects of the ETSAM-UPM published a book featuring all the most significant texts written by Professor Campo Baeza.

Watch the Lectio Magistralis of Campo Baeza here: