Oriol Carrasco is Professor of Digital Tools at IED Barcelona (since 2012), where he also coordinates the computational department; Professor at IAAC in the Design with Nature research line (since 2013) and Professor in Computational Design at UIC’s School of Architecture (since 2016). He has extensive teaching experience where he has been sharing his computation and fabrication expertise. He studied architecture at the EsArq UIC (honors) and received his Masters degree at Elisava. Has a Ph.D in architecture and engineering, with the thesis entitled ‘FRP Additive Manufacturing for structural and architectural applications’.
Has been combining teaching and working in the engineering and architectural fields since 2005, collaborating with different studios and companies, developing projects in Europe and South America. Where he got involved in computational design, prototyping of real scale mock-ups, fabrication methods and construction phases. Founded in 2015 AtStudio, an architecture firm that provides consulting services in the intersection of architecture, design and technology. At the present time, works almost exclusively as part of the production engineering team that develops Basilica Sagrada Familia.