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Frade Arquitectos S.L. has carried out the complete refurbishment of the National Archaeological Museum of Spain and the Madrid History Museum.

In 1995 they received the National Award of Restoration and Conservation of Cultural Heritage for the Renovation of the Palace of Carlos V in the Museum of the Alhambra in Granada.

In 2016 he carried out the expansion of the Museum of Spanish Abstract Art in Cuenca and the museography of the Museum of Malaga. . He is currently directing the works of the New Museum of San Isidoro in León, the remodeling of the Arcades of the Ministry of Public Works for the ENAIRE Foundation, and will shortly begin with the museography of the Lola Flores Museum in Jerez de la Frontera.

Juan Pablo Rodríguez Frade has given conferences and made more than 200 exhibitions in the five continents, quoting the following countries, among others: Spain, France, Germany, Mexico, Ecuador, Bolivia, Panama, Turkey, Poland, Italy, Philippines, Korea, Egypt , Greece, Australia and Sweden. He has made the Spanish Pavilion at the International Exhibition of Yeosu (South Korea) in 2012 and the Spanish Pavilion at the International Exhibition of Astana, Kazakhstan 2017.

Team

  • Juan Pablo R. Frade

    Architect, Founder

  • Javier García-Vaquero

    Architect

  • Elena Freire Ruaño

    Architect

  • Carlota Arribas Mateo

    Architect

  • Jorge Rodríguez

  • Elena García-Vaquero

    Architect

  • Concha Donday Gálvez

    Administration

Colaboradores

  • Ángel Cruz Plaza

    Architect

  • Ainara Díaz Aldekoa

    Architect

  • Gema Palacio González

    Architect

  • María García Yuste

    Art historian

  • Ruth Pérez Jiménez

    Architect

  • Silvia Sánchez González

    Architect

  • César Buquerín de la Iglesia

    Architect. BOV Studio

  • Antonio Valverde Sánchez

    Architect. BOV Studio

  • Ángel Aparicio Olea

    Architect

  • Pía Rodríguez Frade

    Curator and Restorer of Cultural Assets

  • Carmen Cabrera

    Architect

AWARDS AND DISTINCTIONS

NATIONAL AWARD FOR RESTORATION AND CONSERVATION OF CULTURAL HERITAGE, 1995

Renovation of the Palace of Charles the Fifth. Museum of the Alhambra
La Alhambra. Granada

SECOND PRIZE IN THE BURGOS MUNICIPAL ARCHIVE REMODELING COMPETITION, 2021

SECOND CLASSIFIED IN THE NATIONAL SCULPTURE MUSEUM REMODELING COMPETITION IN VALLADOLID.

Casa del Sol, 2022

AGA KHAN AWARD FOR ARCHITECTURE, 2010.

Madinat Al-Zahra Museum.

PIRANESI PRIX DE ROME AWARD, 2011.

Madinat Al-Zahra Museum.

EUROPEAN MUSEUM OF THE YEAR AWARD, 2012.

Madinat Al-Zahra Museum.

MADRID ARCHITECTS ASSOCIATION AWARD (COAM), 2014.

Renovation and Museography of the National Archaeological Museum
UTE ACCIONA – EMPTY
Ministry of Culture

HONORABLE MENTION AR&PA AWARDS, 2014.

Renovation of the National Archaeological Museum
UTE ACCIONA – EMPTY
Ministry of Culture

HONORABLE MENTION DEDALO MINOSSE AWARDS. VICENZA, 2014

Renovation and Museography of the National Archaeological Museum

SPECIAL MENTION EUROPEAN MUSEUM OF THE YEAR AWARDS, 2013

Museography of San Telmo Museum. San Sebastián
San Sebastián City Council.

FINALIST VII ARCHITECTURE SALONI AWARDS, 2007

Exhibition “The Jars of the Alhambra” The Alhambra of Granada

MADRID ARCHITECTS ASSOCIATION (COAM) DISTINCTION TO THE ARCHITECTS WORK, 2005

Renovation of the Old Cellar on New Baztán as the New Baztán Museum
New Baztán, Madrid

FINALIST IV SALONI INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE AWARDS, 2004

Renovation of the Old Cellar on New Baztán as the New Baztán Museum
New Baztán, Madrid

HONOURABLE MENTION MADRID CITY COUNCIL XVIII URBANISM, ARCHITECTURE AND PUBLIC WORKS AWARDS, 2003

Exhibition “The Várez Fisa Collection”
National Archaeological Museum. Madrid

QUALITY AWARD OF THE AUTONOMOUS REGION OF MADRID FIRST PRIZE FOR AESTHETICS GIVEN BY AUTONOMOUS REGION OF MADRID, 2001

Covering of the archaeological remains of the Hippolytus House
Complútum. Alcalá de Henares. Madrid

FIRST PRIZE MADRID CITY COUNCIL XIV URBANISM, ARCHITECTURE AND PUBLIC WORKS AWARDS, 1999

Exhibition “Porcelain of Buen Retiro”
National Archaeological Museum. Madrid

HONOURABLE MENTION “CONDE DE GARRIGA”, 1997

Exhibition “Andalusí Currency in the Alhambra”
La Alhambra. Granada.

ROYAL FUNDATION OF TOLEDO AWARD, 1994

Assembly of the Sephardic Museum of Toledo

FIRST PRIZE MADRID CITY COUNCIL IX URBANISM, ARCHITECTURE AND PUBLIC WORKS AWARDS FOR URBAN FURNITURE COMPONENTS. 1994

Design of the signage plates of buildings of historical value in Madrid

HONOURABLE MENTION MADRID CITY COUNCIL VIII URBANISM, ARCHITECTURE AND PUBLIC WORKS AWARDS, 1993

Exhibition “Desde Occidente” 70 years of Occidente Magazine
Círculo de Bellas Artes. Madrid

INDUSTRIAL DESIGN OF THE COMMUNITY BOARD OF CASTILLA – LA MANCHA AWARD, 1993

“Almibarán” Lightning.
National Museum of Decorative Arts. Madrid

MADRID ARCHITECTS ASSOCIATION (COAM) AWARD TO MADRID’S BEST EXHIBITION, 1991

Exhibition “Fashion in Shadows”
Old Headquarters of the Spanish Museum of Contemporary Art. Madrid

PUBLIC CONTEST WINNER, 2017

Adjustment and improvement plan of the access level. Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía

PUBLIC CONTEST WINNER, 2017

Design of the exhibition “Ventura Rodríguez. Illustration Architect. Real Academia de BBAA de San Fernando. Community of Madrid

PUBLIC CONTEST WINNER, 2017

Design of the Spanish Pavillion at the 2017 World’s Fair in Astana, Kazakhstan.

PUBLIC CONTEST WINNER, 2016

Design of the museography of the semi-permanent collection at the Centre Pompidou in Málaga.

PUBLIC CONTEST WINNER, 2016

Design of the museography of the permanent collection of the 20th century at the National Museum of Science and Technology in Coruña.

PUBLIC CONTEST WINNER, 2016

Museography project of the permanent collection of “Prehistoric Societies” at the Prehistory Museum of Valencia.

CONTEST WINNER, 2016

Design of the exhibition “A court for the King. Architecture and urban planning during the reign of Carlos III.
Real Academia de BBAA de San Fernando. Community of Madrid.

HONOURABLE MENTION AT PUBLIC TENDER, 2016.

Renovation and adaptation of the galaico-roman sites in the Galician province of Pontevedra

WINNER OF RESTRICTED TENDER, 2015.

Exhibition design of the Pompidou Center in Málaga during 2016

WINNER OF RESTRICTED TENDER, 2015.

Installation of the BBVA art collection in their new headquarters (La Vela)
Madrid

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 2015.

Desing the Thyssen Bornemisza Museum counters
Palaces and Museums

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 2013.

Modernization of Tourist information Centers in Madrid
Madrid City Council
In collaboration with José Manuel Sanz

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 2013.

Installation of the museography of The Málaga Museum in The Old Customs
Ministry of Culture

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 2010.

Museography and Equipment of the National Archaeological Museum
UTE ACCIONA – EMPTY
Ministry of Culture

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 2010.

Museography of “The big ones” Room
National museum of Science and Technology. Coruña

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 2008.

Museography of San Telmo Museum. San Sebastián
San Sebastián City Council

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 2008.

Museography of “Casa de Pinillos”. Cádiz Museum
Ministry of Culture

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 2007.

Exhibition “Treasures of the National Archaeological Museum”
Ministry of Culture

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 2006.

Renovation of the National Archaeological Museum. First phase.
Ministry of Culture

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 2006.

Installation of museography at the Wine Museum
Almendralejo

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 2005.

Museography installation of the permanent collection of the Segovia Museum
Ministry of Culture

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 2005

“Spanish expeditions to the Pacific between the 16th and 18th Century”. Itinerant exhibition. Sidney, Australia
Australian National Maritime Museum. SEACEX (State Society for External Cultural Action)

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 2005.

Museography installation of the San Roque Museum, Cádiz

WINNER OF RESTRICTED PUBLIC TENDER, 2002.

Exhibition “”Present and Future of the Spanish bookbinding”. National Library. Madrid
Association for the Development of Art Bookbinding

WINNER OF RESTRICTED PUBLIC TENDER, 2002.

“Commemorative pavilion for the 20th anniversary of the Municipal Housing Company”
Atocha Station, Madrid
Madrid City Council

WINNER OF RESTRICTED PUBLIC TENDER, 1999.

Exhibition: “Velázquez, Rubens and Van Dyck”
El Prado Museum.

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 1999.

Renovation of the roof of the National Archaeological Museum. Madrid

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 1999.

Exhibition “Porcelain of Buen Retiro”
National Archaeological Museum. Madrid
Best 1999 exhibition Madrid City Council Awards

FINALIST PROJECT, 1998-1999.

72 Housing Project. West of San Fermín. Madrid
Municipal Housing Company (EMV)

SECOND PLACE PUBLIC TENDER, 1998.

New Courthouse in La Bañeza. León

WINNER OF PUBLIC TENDER, 1997.

Municipal Museum of Madrid. Museography project of the Ceramics Room of Buen Retiro

FINALIST PROJECT, 1997.

Ideas Contest at the Casino de la Reina of Lavapiés
Madrid City Council

WINNER OF INTERNATIONAL TENDER SUMMONED BY THE HAUS DER KULTUREN DER WELT, 1995.

Exhibition “Treasures of the Alhambra”
Berlin

AWARDED PROJECT NATIONAL TENDER, 1986.

Expansion of the Congress of Deputies. Madrid