Isla

About

About

Photo: Luis Díaz Díaz

Photo: Luis Díaz Díaz

isla is a Mallorca based architecture and design office founded by Marta Colon and Juan Palencia.

Marta Colón (Palma de Mallorca, 1982) is a licensed Architect by the School of Architecture of Madrid (ETSAM). Since 2003, she has worked in local & international offices in Madrid, Paris & Basel, engaging in various projects, from housing to football stadiums, and different phases, from concept design to construction. From 2010 to 2017 she worked for Herzog & de Meuron, and took part in different large-scale projects such as the BBVA Headquarters, Madrid, and the Tour Triangle, Paris, amongst others.

Juan Palencia (Madrid, 1981) is a licensed Architect by the School of Architecture of Madrid (ETSAM), and co-curator of TEOK Basel. Following his training, Juan worked with award winning studios, among them Langarita-Navarro Arquitectos, Estudio Luis Urculo and HHF Architects. From 2013 to 2017 he collaborates with Burckhardt Partner as a Design Architect, working in various projects in Switzerland, such as the Grosspeter Tower, Basel and the Schindler Headquarters, Ebikon.

 

Jobs
We are hiring! At the moment we are looking for trainee to work in our office in Banyalbufar for the next months. Feel free to send a digital portfolio (10 mb maximum) in pdf-format at jobs@isla-studio.