Sergio Lopez-Pineiro is the founder and director of Holes of Matter.

Lopez-Pineiro is the author of A Glossary of Urban Voids (Jovis, 2020) and Typologies for Big Words (Oro Editions, 2022). His projects and texts have been published internationally by a+t, MAS Context, Bracket, arq: Architecture Research Quarterly, Places, 2G, Landscape Architecture Frontiers, and others, and his work has received support from the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) and MacDowell.

He is a lecturer in landscape architecture at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, where he teaches design studios and theory seminars on architecture and landscape with a focus on the public nature of the built environment. He has previously held the 2006-07 Reyner Banham Fellowship at the University at Buffalo and the 2014-15 Daniel Urban Kiley Fellowship at Harvard University.

Lopez-Pineiro is a licensed architect in Spain. He trained at the Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Madrid (ETSAM) and received his Master of Architecture degree from Princeton University, where he was awarded the Suzanne Kolarik Underwood Prize. He previously worked at No.mad in Madrid and Foreign Office Architects in London.

Team History

Kenneth Hasegawa
Kin Chun Ma
Martin Fernandez
Nicole Halstead
Saki Yoshimura
Sandra Berdick
Seok Min Yeo
Tammy Teng
Wesley Lam