Manuel Jaén Posada
Principal / Co-founder
Architect with Interior and Commercial Design studies
Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana
Studies in the History of Modern Architecture
Universidad Nacional de Colombia
Through his architectural career, Manuel has lead projects across different scales and programs, the highlights of which include residential, institutional and commercial buildings. Since the foundation of OPUS studio, Manuel has directed and designed projects that have been recognized with prizes and honorable mentions within Colombia and on an international scale.
Manuel has led the integration of technological and aesthetic aspects in many of OPUS’s projects, while maintaining contact with academics through his role as professor of design in the School of Architecture at the Pontificia Bolivariana University in Medellín. Between this, he devotes time to the practice of Aikido, cooking and being with family and friends.