Javier Hernani

Javier Hernani

Barcelona, ES



Cobe, Copenhagen, DK, Intern

Oct 2013 - May 2014

Reclaiming Heritage, Berlin, DE, Architecture student

Design and development of a housing prototype in Chile, where the team could test the use of reclaimed materials in terms of the performance of the building system, the acceptability by the local communities and the feasibility of the proposed, within range of the current housing policy.

Sep 2011 - Sep 2012

ETSAB Archivo gráfico, Barcelona, ES, Architecture student

Jan 2008 - Sep 2009


Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED), Barcelona, ES, Bachelors, Philosophy EEES

Sep 2012 - current

Escola Tècnica Superior d'Arquitectura de Barcelona (ETSAB), Barcelona, ES, MArch, Architecture 1994

The Architecture education in ETSAB is based on technical, artistic and humanistic disciplines. The taught knowledge in an interrelated way in the different areas is essential to project and build buildings, something it has always been recognized as a characteristic of architects. The disciplinary fields that lead to and form architecture give way to specific activities with professional acknowledgement. This generic areas are: Project, Urban planning, Theory, Construction and Services.

Sep 2006 - Jun 2013


Housing model Habitat Unit - Technische Universität Berlin, 1st Place

The project developed in association with Albert Lavall, Joao Pereira and Federico Rota was selected to be built in chanco, chile by Habitat Unit TU-Berlin.


CoCoon's inaugural DesignBuild Award, 1st Place

Reclaiming Heritage won CoCoon's inaugural DesignBuild Award at the New Ways in Architectural Education Symposium


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