Martin Azua was born 1965. Graduate of Design and Fine Arts, University, Barcelona. Master in Architecture and Design of Ephemeral Exhibitions, Politechnic University, Barcelona. Resides in Barcelona where he combines design and teaching. He collaborates as designer for various companies and institutions, producing experimental and research works shown in several single or collective exhibitions in Barcelona, Milan, London, Berlin, Paris, Vienna and the MOMA in New York. He combines simplicity of design with the use of new materials and respect for the environment. Author of the World swimming Championship of Barcelona 2003 medals and the packaging of Olympic Games Madrid 2012 candidature. Awarded the Ciutat of Barcelona.