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|» History |
» Cultural studies
|» Architecture and design |
Brief description of your activity focus
I worked as a freelance architect as from that date
Details about Expertise / Competences / Technologies
From 1973 till 1987 he was lecturer in the History of Building and Architectural Buildings in the School of Technical
Architecture of Granada University. Director of the Plan General de Bienes Culturales (General Plan of Cultural
Items), 1989-1995, technical director of the same plan during. the period of updating and revision, 1996-2000, co-
director of the Plan de Archivos de Andalucía (Plan of the Archives in Andalusia) (1988-89), codirector of the Plan
de Calidad de los Museos Andalucía (Plan of Excellence of Andalusian Museums) (2002) and editor of the Planes
Directores de las Catedrales de Granada y Jaén (Guidelines for the Cathedrals of Granada and Jaén) (2000).
Organizer of the Exhibition Renaissance Architecture in Andalusia. Andrés de Vandelvira and his time, held in Jaén
Cathedral (1992). Coordinator of the Guide to Architecture in Lima (Peru) in the Programme of International
Cooperation (General Directory of Architecture and Housing. Ministry of Public Works and Transport of the
Autonomous Government of Andalusia).
He has carried out work on the protection of urban planning in the historical area of Granada. From 2002-2004 he
was the technical director of the Guide to the Cultural Landscape of the Ensenada de Bolonia, assigned by the
Instituto Andaluz de Patrimonio Histórico (Andalusian Institute of Historical Patrimony). At present he is the
conservator of the cathedrals of Granada and Jaén, and is the restorer in different Andalusian monuments: the
Alhambra (The water circuit of the Court of the Lions and paving it with Macael white marble), the Metropolitan
Curia of Granada, the Castle of Vélez Blanco in Almería and the Palace of the Madraza in Granada, among others.
He has also directed the Guidelines for the Alhambra (2007-2020). He was awarded the prize Andalucía de
Patrimonio Andrés de Vandelvira (1999). He presented his doctoral thesis in 2013 about the optimisation of
scientific and technical procedures for the cultural heritage restoration.