Marcos Sanoja graduated from the Department of Architecture and Urbanism at the Universidad Central de Venezuela in 1985. Sanoja has been professor of architecture and urban design there since 1987. In 1996, he founded Hernandez y Sanoja Estudio de Arquitectura with partner José Luis Hernández. In 2000, their proposal won a competition for the new Cinemateca Nacional de Venezuela.

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