Adam Bresnick attended the University of Maryland for his bachelor of science in architecture, received his master degree in Architecture from Princeton University, and his PhD from the Polytechnic University in Madrid. A book based on his thesis was published under the title La Diva en Casa: arquitectura para artistas, in 2011.


Adam Bresnick has taught Interior Design at the Instituto Europeo di Design (1996-2006), set design and its history at Madrid’s Royal School for Dramatic Arts (2010-2013), studio at the Architecture School of the Universidad CEU San Pablo (2006-to the present), and currently coordinates the Master Degree in Retail Interior Design at the Escuela Superior de Diseño, Madrid, where he teaches interior design (2013-to the present).


He has been a visiting critic at the University of Pennsylvania (Abril 1999) and the University of Syracuse, NY (May 2012), has lectured at the School of Architecture of Toledo, Universidad de Castilla la Mancha (Feb 2013), Universidad de Sevilla (Abril 2015), the Shchusev Museum of Architecture, Moscow (Oct 2014), and Detalli Design School, Moscow (Nov 2017).




Special Mention Europa Nostra Prize. In the category of Conservation of Patrimony: Restoration and adaptation of a 16th century chapel as an events space. Brihuega, Guadalajara. 2013.


Faith & Form 2013 Honor Award in the category of Religious Architecture for the Restoration and Adaptation of a 16th Chapel.


International Property Awards. Residential renovation/Redevelopment. Highly Commended. Prechistenka 13, Moscow 2013. RREF. Лауреат в номинации «Элитное жилье» Prechistenka 13, Moscow. 2013.


Urban Awards. Победитель в номинациях «Жилой комплекс с лучшей архитектурой» и «Лучший жилой комплекс года элит-класса в Москве». Prechistenka 13, Moscow. 2103.


Premios Interiorismo Plus, Premio Iplus for Best commercial interior, wine shop Abadia Retuerta Winery. Junio 2010.


First Prize “Madrid Comercial Hoy 2005” for the Angel Schlesser fashion boutique, Madrid.





Selected works:


· Boutiques for the fashion designer Angel Schlesser, Almería, Oviedo, Valladolid, Bilbao, Barcelona y Madrid, and corporate offices and showroom.

· Saboc Restaurant, Barcelona, Spain.



· Synthesis Bank offices, Geneva, Switzerland.

· Saxo Bank offices, Geneva, Switzerland.

· Angel Schlesser corporate offices and showroom. Madrid, Spain.



· Maison Sabet, Geneva, Switzerland.

· 65 Row houses, Sanlucar de Barrameda, Spain.

· Lopukhinsky flat, Moscow, Russia.

· Prechistenak flat, Moscow, Russia.

· Skolokovo flat, Moscow, Russia.

· Truville house, Moscow, Russia.

· Княжье озеро House and addition, Moscow, Russia.

· Madison Park House and pavilion, Moscow, Russia.

· 16 Row Houses, Gorky II, Moscow. Russia.



· Cerba Clinical Laboratories, Granada and Madrid. Spain.

· University Odontological Clinic, Madrid. Spain.



· Building renovation, Prechistenka 13, Moscow, Russia.

· Capilla, Brihuega, Guadalajara. Spain.

· Fábrica del Canal, Abarca de Campos, Palencia. Spain.