Andres is an architect with a special interest in ethnography.

AndresĀ is the founder and team leader of the urbz Colombia team since 2016. He is an architect specialized in Architecture and Sustainable Developpement and in Sciences and Techniques of Urban Environments.He has worked with CRENAU Nantes Laboratory and Capacities-University of Nantes France, in fields of study related to the improvement of housing and the recognition of social dynamics as tools to generate sustainable solutions that meet the needs of communities and current environmental demands, particularly in relation to the creation of housing, infrastructure and spaces in self-constructed settlements. He is professor at the deparment of Architecture in the Universidad Piloto de Colombia and coordinator of the Pilot Center of Collective Architecture and Urbanism.