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Italian-born Alberto Veiga, grew up in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. He studied architecture at the Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Navarra in Pamplona.
Together with Fabrizio Barozzi, he founded the office Barozzi Veiga in Barcelona in 2004. Barozzi Veiga is dedicated to architecture and urban planning. It has won numerous awards in national and international competitions. Currently, the firm is developing projects in Belgium, China, Germany, Spain, the United Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates, as well as in the United States, where it has been commissioned to create a new master plan for the redevelopment of the Art Institute of Chicago. Among the buildings realized by Barozzi Veiga are the Ribera del Duero Headquarters (2011), the Infanta Elena Auditorium in Águilas (2011), the Szczecin Philharmonic Hall (2014) or the Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur (2016), as well as some office and residential buildings in Bergamo and a single-family house in Barcelona.
Barozzi Veiga has received numerous awards over the years, such as the Mies van der Rohe Award for European Architecture in 2015 for the Szczecin Philharmonic Hall.