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  • Ash Amin

    Ash Amin

    • Kampala (Uganda)

    Professor of Geography at the University of Cambridge and vice-president of the British Academy

  • Ulrich Beck

    Ulrich Beck

    • Stolp (Germany)

    Professor of Sociology at the London School of Economics and Emeritus Professor of Sociology at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich.

  • Ulrich Beck

    Ulrich Beck

    Catedrático de Sociología en la Ludwig-Maximilian Universität de Munich desde 1992

  • Teresa Caldeira

    Teresa Caldeira

    • Berkeley (United States of America)

    Anthropologist and Professor of City and Regional Planning at the University of California, Berkeley.

  • Patrick Cockburn

    Patrick Cockburn

    • County Cork (Ireland)

    Journalist, The Independent's Middle East correspondent

  • Jean-Louis Cohen

    Jean-Louis Cohen

    Architect and Director of the Institut Français d´Architecture, Paris

  • Daniela Colafranceschi

    Daniela Colafranceschi

    • Catanzaro (Italy)

    Architect. Member of the Prize’s Board of Experts.

  • Peter Hall

    Peter Hall

    Catedràtic d’Urbanisme a la Bartlett School of Architecture and Planning, University College London.

  • Eric Hobsbawm

    Eric Hobsbawm

    (Alexandria, 1917). Professor emèrit d’Història social i econòmica del Birkbeck College, Universitat de Londres.

  • Thomas Keenan

    Thomas Keenan

    Professor d’Història dels mitjans de comunicació i de Literatura comparada

  • Olivier Mongin

    Olivier Mongin

    • Paris (France)


  • Javier Pérez Andújar

    Javier Pérez Andújar

    • Sant Adrià de Besòs (Spain)

    Writer and philologist

  • Tim Ingold

    Tim Ingold

    • Aberdeen (United Kingdom)


  • Lydia Cacho

    Lydia Cacho

    • Mexico City (Mexico)

    Journalist, writer and activist for women and children's rights

  • Xavier Monteys

    Xavier Monteys

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Architect and architecture critic, Professor of Architectural Projects at the Barcelona School of Architecture (ETSAB).

  • Bronislaw Geremek

    Bronislaw Geremek

    (1932-2008). Catedràtic de civilització europea del College of Europe a Natolin (Varsòvia).

  • Xavier Antich

    Xavier Antich

    • La Seu d'Urgell (Spain)


  • Jordi Puntí

    Jordi Puntí

    (Manlleu, 1967). A writer and regular commentator for Catalunya Ràdio, El Periódico and L’Avenç

  • Guy Standing

    Guy Standing

    • London (United Kingdom)

    Economist, Professor of Development Studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies, London University

  • Eva Subías

    Eva Subías

    • Tarragona (Spain)


  • Rafael Vilasanjuan

    Rafael Vilasanjuan

    Director of ISGlobal’s Policy & Global Development

  • Keller Easterling

    Keller Easterling

    An architect and professor at the Yale School of Architecture

  • Lila Leontidou

    Lila Leontidou

    Dean of the School of Humanities at the Hellenic Open University, Athens

  • Michel Wieviorka

    Michel Wieviorka

    • Paris (França)

    Sociologist and director of studies at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales.

  • Manuel Castells

    Manuel Castells


  • Anne Applebaum

    Anne Applebaum

    • Washington (United States of America)

    Writer, journalist and editorial counselor.

  • Rafael Chirbes

    Rafael Chirbes

    • Tavernes de Valldigna, València


  • Marina Garcés

    Marina Garcés

    • Barcelona (Espanya)

    Philosopher, tenured lecturer at the University of Zaragoza and coordinator of “Espai en Blanc" (Blank Space) a collective initiative aiming at a committed, practical and experimental relationship with philosophical thinking.

  • Stephen Graham

    Stephen Graham

    Professor de Geografia humana a la Universitat de Durham (Regne Unit)

  • Joanna Bourke

    Joanna Bourke

    • Blenheim (New Zealand)

    Professor of History at Birkbeck College, University of London.

  • Julie-Anne Boudreau

    Julie-Anne Boudreau

    Doctorada en estudis urbans per l’Escola de Política Pública i Recerca social de la Universitat de Califòrnia

  • Lindsay Bremner

    Lindsay Bremner

    Professor of Architecture at the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

  • Himanshu Burte

    Himanshu Burte

    • Mumbai (India)

    Architect and Urbanist

  • Richard Burdett

    Richard Burdett

    • London (United Kingdom)

    Professor of Urban Studies and director of the LSE Cities and the Urban Age Programme at the London School of Economics

  • Diane Davis

    Diane Davis

    • Boston (United States of America)

    Sociologist and geograph, Charles Dyer Norton Professor of Regional Planning and Urbanism at Harvard University.

  • Josep Fuses

    Josep Fuses

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Architect and Coordinator of Architectural Studies at the Polytechnic School of the University of Girona (UdG).

  • Dipesh Chakrabarty

    Dipesh Chakrabarty

    • Chicago (United States of America)

    Professor of History, South Asian Languages and Civilizations Professor.

  • David Bravo i Bordas

    David Bravo i Bordas

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Architect, Secretary of the Jury of the European Prize for Urban Public Space

  • Lluís Ortega

    Lluís Ortega

    Architect and Distinguished Research Professor Beatriz Galindo at UPC

  • Dietmar Steiner

    Dietmar Steiner

    • Wien (Austria)

    Architect and former director of the Architekturzentrum Wien. Member of the prize jury.

  • Michael Sorkin

    Michael Sorkin

    • New York (United States of America)

    Architect and urbanist

  • Olga Sezneva

    Olga Sezneva

    • Saint Petersburg (Russia)

    Urban sociologist. Member of the Prize’s Board of Experts.

  • Michelle Provoost

    Michelle Provoost

    • Rotterdam (Netherlands)

    Architectural Historian, Director of the International New Town Institute

  • Sam Williams

    Sam Williams

    • London (United Kingdom)

    Lanscape Architect

  • Suzanne Hall

    Suzanne Hall

    • London (United Kingdom)

    Professor in Sociology at the LSE and co-director of the  Cities programme

  • Shane O'Toole

    Shane O'Toole

    • Kilkenny (Ireland)

    Architect. Member of the Prize’s Board of Experts.

  • Rodrigo Coelho

    Rodrigo Coelho

    • Porto (Portugal)

    Architect. Member of the Prize’s Board of Experts.

  • Jelena Prokopljević

    Jelena Prokopljević

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Architect and urbanist. Member of the Prize’s Board of Experts.

  • Bashkim Shehu

    Bashkim Shehu

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Writer and translator. Member of the Prize’s Board of Experts.

  • Viktor Zotov

    Viktor Zotov

    • Kiev (Ukraine)

    Architect. Member of the Prize’s Board of Experts.

  • Kathrin Golda-Pongratz

    Kathrin Golda-Pongratz

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Architect. Member of the Prize’s Board of Experts.

  • Gjergj Bakallbashi

    Gjergj Bakallbashi

    • Tirana (Albania)

    Architect. Member of the Prize’s Board of Experts.

  • Maria Auböck

    Maria Auböck

    • Munich (Germany)

    Architect, landscaper, and lecturer. Member of the Prize’s Board of Experts.

  • Isabelle Anguelovski

    Isabelle Anguelovski

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Social Scientist trained in Urban and Environmental Planning

  • Albert García Espuche

    Albert García Espuche

    • Barcelona (Spain)

     Architect and historian. Member of the prize jury.

  • Jan Gehl

    Jan Gehl

    • Copenhagen (Denmark)

    Architect and urbanist. Member of the prize jury.

  • Oriol Bohigas

    Oriol Bohigas

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Architect and writer. President of the prize jury in 2000 and in 2004.

  • Elías Torres

    Elías Torres

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Architect. President of the prize jury in 2006.

  • Manuel de Solà-Morales

    Manuel de Solà-Morales

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Architect. President of the prize jury in 2008.

  • Rafael Moneo

    Rafael Moneo

    • Madrid (Spain)

    Architect. President of the prize jury in 2010.

  • Ole Bouman

    Ole Bouman

    • Rotterdam (Netherlands)

    Architect. Member of the prize jury.

  • Josep Llinàs

    Josep Llinàs

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Architect. President of the prize jury in 2012.

  • Sarah Ichioka

    Sarah Ichioka

    • London (United Kingdom)

    Urbanist. Member of the prize jury.

  • Carme Ribas

    Carme Ribas

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Architect, Manager of the Besòs Consortium, President and Secretary of the prize jury in 2014 and 2006, respectively.

  • Juulia Kauste

    Juulia Kauste

    • Helsinki (Finland)

    Sociologist and art historian. Member of the prize jury.

  • Enric Batlle

    Enric Batlle

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Architect, lecturer at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia and President of the prize jury in 2016.

  • Hans Ibelings

    Hans Ibelings

    • Amsterdam (Netherlands)

    Architecture critic and historian. Member of the jury and, previously, of the expert committee of the Prize.

  • Matevž Čelik

    Matevž Čelik

    • Ljubljana (Slovenia)

    Architect. Director of the Architecture and Design Museum of Ljubljana and member of the prize jury.

  • Katharina Ritter

    Katharina Ritter

    • Wien (Austria)

    Programme coordinator at the Architekturzentrum Wien. Member of the prize jury.

  • Francis Rambert

    Francis Rambert

    • Paris (France)

    Architect. Head of the Architectural Creation Department at the Cité de l’Architecture et du Patrimoine. Member of the prize jury.

  • Ewa P. Porębska

    Ewa P. Porębska

    • Warszawa (Poland)

    Architect and architecture critic. Member of the prize jury and expert committee.

  • Peter Cachola Schmal

    Peter Cachola Schmal

    • Frankfurt am Main (Germany)

    Architect and architecture critic. Director of the German Architecture Museum (DAM) and member of the jury.

  • Ellis Woodman

    Ellis Woodman

    • London (United Kingdom)

    Architect and architecture critic. Director of The Architecture Foundation (AF), member of the jury and, previously, of the expert committee of the Prize.

  • Jean-Paul Vanderlinden

    Jean-Paul Vanderlinden

    • Versailles (France)

    Professor in Ecological Economics and Environmental Studies

  • Richard Sennett

    Richard Sennett

    • New York (United States of America)

    Sociologist and writer, professor at the London School of Economics (LSE)

  • David Simon

    David Simon

    • Cape Town (South Africa)

    Director of Mistra Urban Futures and Professor of Development Geography

  • Elif Shafak

    Elif Shafak

    • Strasbourg (France)

    Writer and PhD in Philosophy

  • Adam Zagajewski

    Adam Zagajewski

    • Krakow (Poland)

    Poet, novelist and essayist

  • Srećko Horvat

    Srećko Horvat

    • Osijek (Croatia)

    Philosopher, author and political activist

  • Francesc Muñoz

    Francesc Muñoz

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Professor of Urban Geography at Universitat Autònoma of Barcelona

  • Michael Kimmelman

    Michael Kimmelman

    • New York (United States of America)

    Essayist and journalist

  • Svetlana Aleksiévich

    Svetlana Aleksiévich

    • Ivano-Frankivsk (Belarus)

    Belarusian writer and journalist, 2015 Nobel Prize for Literature

  • Michel Agier

    Michel Agier

    An anthropologist

  • Saskia Sassen

    Saskia Sassen

    • New York (United States of America)

    Sociologist, Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology at Columbia University, New York.

  • Teju Cole

    Teju Cole

    • Kalamazoo, Michigan (United States of America)

    Writer and photographer.

  • Judit Carrera

    Judit Carrera

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Political Scientist, director of the European Prize for Urban Public Space

  • Masha Gessen

    Masha Gessen

    • Moscow (Russia)

    Russian-American journalist, writer and activist

  • Paul Auster

    Paul Auster

    • Nueva York (EE.UU.)

    Writer, film director and scriptwriter.

  • Nicholas Mirzoeff

    Nicholas Mirzoeff

    • Nueva York (EE.UU.) | @NickMirzoeff

    Theorist of visual culture and professor at the New York University (NYU).

  • Doreen Massey

    Doreen Massey

    • Manchester (United Kingdom)

    Writer and emeritus professor at the Open University.

  • Judith Butler

    Judith Butler

    • Berkeley (United States of America)

    Philospher, Maxine Elliot Professor in the Department of Comparative Literature and the Program of Critical Theory at the University of California, Berkeley.

  • Ricardo Mar

    Ricardo Mar


  • Owen Jones

    Owen Jones

    • Sheffield (United Kingdom)

    Journalist, columnist for The Guardian and writer.

  • Juan José Lahuerta

    Juan José Lahuerta

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Architect, head of collections at the National Museum of Art of Catalonia (MNAC), member of the Collegio Docenti della Scuola Dottorati del Istituto Universitario di Architettura (IUAV) of Venice and also holder of the King Juan Carlos I Chair of Spanish Culture and Civilization at New York University (NYU).

  • Juan Marsé

    Juan Marsé

    • Barcelona, Spain

    Novelist, journalist and screenplay writer.

  • Marta Segarra

    Marta Segarra

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Marta Segarra is professor of French Literature and Gender Studies at the University of Barcelona.

  • Philip Hoare

    Philip Hoare

    • Southampton (United Kingdom)

    Writer and professor of Creative Writing at the University of Southampton.

  • Peter Wagner

    Peter Wagner

    • Barcelona (Espanya)

    Political Scientist, holds a Phd from the Free University of Berlin. He is the director of the international research group TRAMOD, "Trajectories of Modernity: Comparison of European and Non-European Varieties", in the University of Barcelona.

  • Bo Stråth

    Bo Stråth

    • Helsinki (Finland)

    Emeritus Professor of Nordic, European and World History, and Research Director at the Centre of Nordic Studies at the University of Helsinki.

  • Guillermo Peñalosa

    Guillermo Peñalosa

    • Montreal (Canadá)

    City advisor

  • Antonio Font

    Antonio Font

    • Barcelona (Spain)

    Professor of Urban Planning at the Vallès School of Architecture (ETSAV)

  • Luc Boltanski

    Luc Boltanski

    • París (França)

    Sociologist, writer and head of studies at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales in Paris.

  • Montserrat Guibernau

    Montserrat Guibernau

    • Londres (Regne Unit)

    Professor of Political Science

  • Salvador Cardús

    Salvador Cardús

    • Barcelona | @salvadorcardus


  • Claudio Lomnitz-Adler

    Claudio Lomnitz-Adler

    • Nova York (EUA) | @clomnitz

    Chilean anthropologist and historian

  • Jorge Melguizo

    Jorge Melguizo

    • Medellín (Colombia) | @JorgeMelguizo

    Political consultant.

  • Shirley Steinberg

    Shirley Steinberg

    • Calgary (Canada)

    Research Professor of Youth Studies at the University of Calgary

  • Axel Honneth

    Axel Honneth

    • Essen (Germany)

    Philosopher, sociologist and director of the Institut für Sozialforschung at the University of Frankfurt

  • Zygmunt Bauman

    Zygmunt Bauman

    • Poznan (Poland)

  • Pete Fussey

    Pete Fussey

    • London (United Kingdom) | @PeteFussey

    Pete Fussey is a criminologist and Professor of Sociology in the prestigious Department of Sociology at the University of Essex (United Kingdom).

  • Nancy Fraser

    Nancy Fraser

    • Baltimore (USA)

    Nancy Fraser, political scientist, philosopher, and Henry A. and Louise Loeb Professor of Political and Social Science at The New School for Social Research, New York.

  • Frédéric Gros

    Frédéric Gros

    • Paris (France)

    Professor of Philosophy at the Paris-Est Créteil Val-de-Marne University and of Political Thought at the Institute of Political Studies (Sciences-Po) in Paris.

  • Sajia Begham

    Sajia Begham

    • Kabul (Afghanistan)

    Lawyer and women’s rights researcher.

  • John Urry

    John Urry

    • Lancaster (United Kingdom) | @JohnUrry

    Economist, Professor of Sociology and Director of the Centre for Mobilities Research at Lancaster University.

  • Josep Ramoneda

    Josep Ramoneda

    • Barcelona (España)

    Journalist, philosopher and writer, a regular columnist in the newspaper El País and commentator on the radio station Cadena Ser and director of the Centre of Contemporary Culture of Barcelona from 1994 to 2011.

  • Moisés Naím

    Moisés Naím

    • Caracas (Venezuela) | @MoisesNaim

    Analyst of the international economy and politics

  • Kamila Shamsie

    Kamila Shamsie

    • London (United Kingdom) | @KamilaShamsie

    Writer of Pakistani origin who has published seven novels and who won the Prime Minister's Award for Literature of Pakistan.

  • Erri de Luca

    Erri de Luca

    • Naples (Italy)

    Poet, writer, translator and former leader of the far-left movement Lotta Continua.

  • Joan Nogué

    Joan Nogué

    • Girona (Espanya)

    Professor of Human Geography at the University of Girona and director of the Landscape Observatory of Catalonia.

  • Bruce Bégout

    Bruce Bégout

    • Bordeus (França)

    Philosopher and writer, one of the most renowmed current French thinkers.

  • Gemma Galdón

    Gemma Galdón

    • Barcelona (Espanya) | @GemmaGaldon

    Security researcher and professor on Technology and Society at the University of Barcelona and coordinator of the Observatory of Resistance and Subcultures (RiSc).

  • Evgeny Morozov

    Evgeny Morozov

    • Nova York (Estats Units) | @EvgenyMorozov

    Essayist, researcher on social and political effects of new technologies.

  • Gus Hosein

    Gus Hosein

    • Londres (Regne Unit) | @GusHosein

    Lawyer and director of Privacy International.

  • Alejandro Echeverri

    Alejandro Echeverri

    • Medellín (Colòmbia) | @CachoEcheverri

    Architect and urban planner, director of the Centre for Urban and Environmental Studies (Urbam) at EAFIT University.

  • Eyal Sivan

    Eyal Sivan

    An Israeli film director and producer and essayist

  • Shimon Naveh

    Shimon Naveh

    Director of the Operational Theory Research Institute of the National Defence College of Israel

  • Peter Marcuse

    Peter Marcuse

    An urban planner and lawyer

  • Angharad Closs

    Angharad Closs

    With a doctorate from the Institute for Political and International Studies at Keele University

  • Frank Furedi

    Frank Furedi

    Professor of Sociology at the University of Kent

  • Jeremy Packer

    Jeremy Packer

    Associate professor in the School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Jordan Crandall

    Jordan Crandall

    An artist and media theorist

  • Francisco R. Klauser

    Francisco R. Klauser

    A researcher and member of the Institute for Hazard and Risk Research at Durham University

  • Ulrike Engel

    Ulrike Engel

    With a degree in Art History and Architecture from the Martin-Luther-University (Saale) and the Technical University (Berlin)

  • Dana Cuff

    Dana Cuff

    Professor of Architecture and Urban Design at the University of California, Los Angeles

  • Deborah Cowen

    Deborah Cowen

    Associate Professor of Geography at the University of Toronto

  • Deborah Natsios

    Deborah Natsios

    Director of Natsios Young Architects in New York

  • Ana María López Sala

    Ana María López Sala

    With a doctorate in Sociology from the Complutense University of Madrid

  • Pere Saborit

    Pere Saborit

    Lecturer in Philosophy in the Humanities Faculty at the Open University of Catalonia and the Banús Secondary School

  • Eick Volker

    Eick Volker

    A political scientist, he works at the John F. Kennedy Institute of the Free University in Berlin

  • Louise Amoore

    Louise Amoore

    Working on issues of risk, economy and security at the Institute for Hazard and Risk Research

  • Donald Sassoon

    Donald Sassoon

    (Cairo). Professor of Comparative European History at Queen Mary, University of London.

  • James Holston

    James Holston

    Professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of San Diego, California

  • Manuel Cruz

    Manuel Cruz

    Professor of Contemporary Philosophy at the University of Barcelona

  • Jorge Mario Jáuregui

    Jorge Mario Jáuregui

    An architect and urban planner