ricardo morcillo

ricardo morcillo

Albacete, ES


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 Ricardo  Morcillo (Albacete, 1983).
Architect (University of Alicante).
Lighting Designer (Hoogeschool Van Amsterdam).

After collaborating on several architectural firms in Spain (YIC architects, ad hoc study Architecture and Planning) I decided moving to Amsterdam,  to specialize in architectural lighting design.

Among other facilities as "Color Cloud" (multisensory perception installation) or "Pangea" (interactive roaming module), in 2010 I won the first international award iGuzzini lighting by installing "Red Pavillion" for Nuit de Feu (Domaine de Chevetogne , Belgium) in 2011 subsequently being awarded a second prize in the National competition final projects-iGuzzini Flights architecture, with the "Highlight: urban recontextualization through the light," published in Architecture-Pasajes in April  2012.


My lastest work is a design for a Restaurant called Garabato, in the main center of albacete.



Colectivo DU, Albacete (Spain), Architect + lighting designer

Architecture, interior design and Lighting design.

Jan 2012 - current

Mayday!!!, Albacete(Spain)., Junior Architect

Sustainability Competition Pedro Zaragoza. Sustainable Tourism Benidorm

May 2011 - Oct 2011

YIC Arquitectos_, Alicante (Spain)., Junior Architect

Infrastructure. Competition tram stop for the University of Alicante

Jan 2009 - Jun 2009

Ad-hoc., Cartagena (Spain)., Junior Architect

Landscape. Recovery of applications and environmental soundness of Portman Bay.

Endowment Extension of Mesa del Castillo hospital complex. Murcia (Spain).

May 2007 - Oct 2007


Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, ES, Bachelors, Architecture

2002 - 2010 Bachelor's Degree in Architecture from University Superior Alicante.
2010 - 2011 Final Project (PFC). (Mark: 10/10). Tutor: Javier Peña Galiano.
Artificial lighting and public space: urban recontextualization through the light”
2009 - 2010 Architectural Lighting Design: “Minor Lighting”.
Hogeschool van Amsterdam. (Mark 9/10). Tutor: Mr. Dick Vonk.

Jan 2002 - Jan 2010


“Alicante Tram”. Alicante, Honorable Mention

Design of the new tram station. University of Alicante (Spain).


Final Project of Architecture_ Pasajes iGuzzini, 3rd Place

Final Project of Architecture_ Pasajes iGuzzini


Competition of ideas Pedro Zaragoza, Honorable Mention

“The new Sun of Benidorm” Competition of ideas Pedro Zaragoza (Spain).


“Red Pavillion. iGuzzini” Domaine de Chevetogne (Belgium)._, 1st Place

Lighting installation_“Red Pavillion. iGuzzini” Domaine de Chevetogne


“Portman Bay” Cartagena (Spain)._, 3rd Place

Regeneration_Landscape_“Portman Bay” Cartagena


“Sustainable residence”. Alicante (Spain)., Nomination

“Sustainable residence”. Alicante (Spain).


“Cevisama ceramics”. Alicante (Spain)., Honorable Mention

Ceramic sustainable product.


Areas of Specialization 


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