José Mayoral Moratilla is a Chile-based architect currently teaching at Universidad Católica de Chile and at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. Jose was trained as an architect in both Spain and the Netherlands. He holds a Master in Architecture from Harvard University, where he obtained the Harvard Faculty Design Award upon his graduation.
José has worked in several architectural firms including Herzog and de Meuron in Basel, Abalos-Sentkiewicz and RMA. He has taught courses and studios in institutions including Universidad Católica de Chile and Harvard Graduate School of Design, where he was appointed teaching associate. His work has been exhibited at the MoMa and he has co-designed the Ephemeral Urbanism Pavilion at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale. He is coauthor of the book ‘EPHEMERAL URBANISM: Looking at Cities in Permanent Cities in Flux’.