Sms Arquitectos was founded by Aina Salvá, Antonio Marqués (until 2007) and Alberto Sánchez in 2005. The practice has developed a particular reputation for civic and residential projects focusing on user participation and local resources.
Recent projects include Josep Sureda i Blanes "Secondary school extension" (FAD 2011 and ENOR architecture awards shortlisted) and Badies health centre (shortlisted at the 2009 AR Awards for Emerging Architecture) and included in the selection of The Catalan Pavillion of the Venice architecure Biennale.