Born in Basque Country and currently living and working in Barcelona, Martin Azua graduated from the University of Barcelona with a degree in Fine Arts, specializing in Design. He teaches the History of Design at the Elisava School and collaborates with several companies as an industrial designer, an activity he combines with his research work. The latter has been included in several solo and group exhibitions in Barcelona, Milan, Berlin, Vienna, Paris, etc...Some of his projects have also been published in prestigious international publications. He has works in the collection of MOMA New York, Vitra Design Museum, Museo de Artes Decorativas de Barcelona and Centro de Arte La Panera de Lleida.
He recently received the Ciudad de Barcelona Award, Premi Delta de Plata 2007, Premi FAD arquitectura/efimeros 2008