José Morales Sánchez is Professor of Architecture at the Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Sevilla (ETSA), and a Founding Partner of Morales de Giles Arquitectos, based in Seville, Spain.
He studied architecture at the Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Sevilla and obtained a PhD in 1988.
He is a Founding Partner with Juan González Mariscal of Morales de Giles Arquitectos. The work of Morales de Giles Architects reflects a careful study on its entire development process, both in the technical projects and in the execution of the works; recognized by various public and private institutions which highlighted the quality of these works thorough numerous national and international awards.
Their work has been also exhibited at the Venice Architecture Biennial, in 2000, 2002 and 2006; in the exhibition ON-SITE: New Architecture in Spain at the Museum of Modern Art in New York (MoMA); and in Spanish architecture biennial in 1997, 1999, 2001, 2007 and 2009.
MGM Morales Giles Mariscal has led workshops at: Venice Architecture Institute, TU Berlin, the University of Texas, School of Architecture in Montevideo, London Metropolitan School of the Catholic University of Santiago de Chile, Universidad de Navarra, Catalonia International University, Bochum University of Applied Sciences and at the Madrid Technical University.
José Morales Sánchez was a member of the Holcim Awards jury for Europe in 2005.