Albert Zambrano


Birthday April 6, 1971

Birth Sign Aries

Birthplace Philippines

Age 52 years old

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Urban planner, educator, painter, and sculptor who designed the Rising Core House, a housing development for low-income families, which was emulated in Vietnam as the Tube House and other areas around the world, such as Rio de Janeiro, Mexico, Colombia, Nigeria, and Indonesia.

Before Fame

He was a gifted painter as a child and won numerous competitions, including the ASEAN Exhibition of Children's Art in 1984 and 1985. He did his graduate work in Urban and Regional Planning at the University of the Philippines Diliman in 2010.


He began teaching at the Mapua Institute of Technology in 2001.

Family Life

His father, Isabelo P. Zambrano, was a draughtsman and technical drawing teacher, and his mother, Rosalinda L. Santos, was a humanities and English teacher.

Associated With

He was born in the same country as Lou Diamond Phillips.