Benedetta Tagliabue ( was born in Milan and graduated from the University of Venice in 1989. In 1991 she joined Enric Miralles’ studio where she eventually became a partner. Her work with Miralles, whom she married, includes a number of high profile buildings and projects in Barcelona:Parque Diagonal Mar(1997-2002), Head Office Gas Natural (1999-2006) and the Market and quarter Santa Caterina (1996-2005), as well as projects across Europe, including the School of Music in Hamburg (1997-2000) and the City Hall in Utrecht (1996-2000). In 1998,the partnership won the competition to design the new Scottish Parliament building and despite Miralles’ premature death in 2000, Tagliabue took leadership of the team as joint Project Director and the Parliament was successfully completed in 2004, winning several awards. More recently, she won the competition for the new design of Hafencity Harbor in Hamburg,Germany, for a subway train station in Naples and for the Arcelor pavilion in Luxembourg among others.
Produced by Editorial Experimenta S.L ( )
Original music by Shatterfreak “In a Dream Where I’ m Sleeping”
English traslation: Laia González Pulín, Valerie Deiss
Edited by Pierluigi Cattermole y Stefano Nicoli
Cinematograhy by Stefano Nicoli