Guillermo Vázquez Consuegra studied at the Seville Faculty of Architecture. In 1972 he began an intense career as an architect and designer as well as being a researcher and professor.
Vázquez Consuegra has taught, held architectural conferences and seminars at universities, museums and other cultural institutions in Europe as well as in the United States and Latin America. He was the Professor of Composition and Design Elements at the University of Seville (1972-1987), Visiting Professor at the Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism in Buenos Aires (1993), École Polytechnique Fédérale in Lausanne (1995-97), the Faculty of Architecture in Navarra (1998), Syracuse University School of Architecture (NY, 2001), the Faculty of Architecture at the University of Bologna (2002-03), the Faculty of Architecture in Venice (2005-07), Visiting Scholar for the Getty Centre in Los Angeles (1994-95) and Director of Summer Architecture Courses at the Complutense University from 1993 to 2004. In 2007 he was Visiting Professor at the Architecture Academy at the Italian University of Switzerland in Mendrisio and at the same time directed the Vázquez Consuegra International Architectural Workshop at the University of Seville from his appointment as honorary professor in 2005.