Architect for the ETSAB (1982), the career of Manuel Ruisanchez takes place -from its beginnings- through Two parallel paths, the professional and the academic. Manuel Ruisánchez (member of the Department of Urban Planning and Territorial Planning of the UPC since 1982), is a professor of Urban Planning and Landscape Master, also imparting lectures and workshops in universities in Spain as abroad (Harvard, Washington and IUAV-Venice, among others) in the last three decades.
Professionally, Manuel Ruisánchez constituted Ruisánchez Arquitectes in its current format in 1997. The studio, which has won numerous competitions and prizes in the fields since its creation of architecture, urban planning and landscape, has extensive experience in projects large-scale, both nationally and internationally. In the landscape area, Ruisánchez Arquitectes has executed a large number of projects of various kinds and scale. The activity of the study focuses on the transformation of the existing urban fabric: in the design of public space, both in urban and suburban areas, and in the regeneration of degraded areas. The interventions are carried out in natural landscapes or on the edge of the built fabric, where urban growth requires a particular focus.