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María Chocarro Urmeneta


Pamplona, Navarra. Spain




-2004-2011 University of Navarra. School of Architecture. Spain

6 year BSc degree in Architecture.


-2009-2011 University of Navarra. School of Architecture. Spain

Specialization in refurbishment.





           2017   Personal brand, design and production of earrings and tapestry.

           2016   Complements for the designer Mikel Colas at Madrid Fashion Week 16

2015   "Big Bang Story Club" branding. Storytelling & coaching platform.        2015   Logo design for the dancer Dickson Mbi. London

2014   Installation in collaboración with the dancer Patricia Zafra from the company

           "Feet off the Ground Dance"                                       

2014   Logo design for the dance company"Just us Dance Theatre". Resident company in the

           "Greenwich Theatre" London                                  

2013   Logo design for the dance company "Feet off the Ground Dance".

           London based contemporary dance emerging company



- English: Proficiency

- Basque: Bilingual                                         

- French: Basic



- Autodesk Autocad. Expert

- Autodesk Revit 2012. Intensive certified course 32h. High

- Google SketchUp, Adobe creative suite (photoshop, illustrator, indesign). High

- Microsoft Office tools. Advanced knowledge & frequent use



           - October 2015: “HAVE A WOOD DAY” Wood conferences organized by the Forest Stewardship

              Council (FSC) and the Green Building Council (GBCE) at COAM. Madrid


           - November 2012: “SUSTAINING IDENTITY III SYMPOSIUM".

           Speakers: 2012 Pritzker Architecture Prize Laureate, Wang Shu; 2012 Global Holcim Award

           winner,  Francis Kéré and architectural theorist Juhani Pallasmaa between others. London. UK      


            - June 2010: “MORE FOR LESS” International congress about architecture and society.

           Directed by Luis Fernandez Galiano, moderated by Patxi Mangado. Pamplona. SPAIN

            - March 2009: “HUMIDITY IN THE BUILDING” Congress about stone's pathology due to humidity.

            Organized by Refurbishment department of the School of Architecture. University of Navarra



Other interests

            - 2005 - 2011: Dance teacher “Escuela de Danza Paula Gutierrez”. Pamplona.

             - Drawing. Sewing. Silvermaking. Print. Dance. Yoga. Arts







- November 2016 - Present. Estudio Lamela. Madrid. Spain. Architect

Scheme design, Planning, Detail design, Tender & Construction ​drawings for all kind of projects. Site management.

- March 2016 - November 2016. Estudio Vila13. Ibiza. Spain. Architect

Scheme design, Planning, Detail design, Tender & Construction drawings for high end private houses, hotels, clubs and residential buildings. Arquitectural design for competitions and 3D images.

- October 2015. Urko Sanchez Architects. Madrid. Spain. Architect

Collaboration for a restricted competition of the practice in Kenya, Africa.

- September 2015. All Hands Volunteers. Tacloban. Philippines. Volunteer Architect

Volunteer in construction projects developed by All Hands NGO during the recovery process after typhoon Haiyan 2013 which left the island devastated.

- March 2012 - September 2015. David Money Architects. Part III. London. UK

Scheme design, Planning, Detail design, Tender & Construction packaging, including construction drawings as well as licenses & 3D. Refurbishments & new built schemes. Direct contact with clients and all the different professions involved in a building process. Site management.

-Sept. 2010 - Sept. 2011.   Chocarro y Urmeneta S.L.P. Pamplona. Navarra. Spain
Intern. Active involvement in every stage of the projects within landscaping, new built, planning & refurbishment. Written documentation for CTE regulations. Translations & production of the required documentation for project´s insurances. Model making & presentations. 

-Sept. 2010 - June 2011. Pamplona city hall. Pamplona. Navarra. Spain

Fortification´s refurbishment within the city council action plan from 2010 until 2012. Refurbishment Works in Pamplona´s fortress through the school of Architecture of University of Navarra. Weekly site visits.

-Summer 2006 – 2011. Chocarro y Urmeneta S.L.P.  Pamplona. Navarra. Spain

Intern.  Involvement in competitions, production of models & drawings for new built and planning projects.




2010 - present

2010 - present

David Money :


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