TALKS

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In 2022:
EAHN

Contaminated forms: agricultural landscapes, infrastructure, and spatial configuration in Costa Rican banana spaces, Toxics Roundtable, EAHN Conference, Madrid, Spain, June, 2022.

MUSEOS DEL BANCO CENTRAL

The legacy of Guido Sáenz on the production of architectural forms. Museos del Banco Central de Costa Rica, May, 2022.

MADC

Tropical Architecture: A working tool. Acercamientos a lo Tropical, Museo de Arte y Diseño Contemporáneo, San José, Costa Rica, March, 2022.

In 2021:
ISUF_H

Enclaves bananeros en la región caribeña costarricense: cuestiones de territorio, paisaje y arquitectura. Congreso Internacional ISUF-H. December, 2021.

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

Free Trade Zones: Corporaciones transnacionales, grupos empresariales locales y arquitecturas globales. Jornadas de Investigación, Faculty of Engineering, University of Costa Rica.October, 2021. LINK

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

Cátedra Conmemorativa Ofelia Sanou Alfaro: Aportes para la exploración del entorno construido. Opening Lecture, Jornadas de Investigación, Faculty of Engineering, University of Costa Rica. October, 2021. YOU TUBE

Ciudades, zonas francas y corporaciones transnacionales: Un análisis desde las historias de la arquitectura en Congreso Internacional del Bicentenario, University of Costa Rica—September, 2021.


In 2020:
DRAMATIC ARCHITECTURES-CEEA

Searching for Dissidence in the School of Architecture at the University of Costa Rica: Performative arts as a medium in redefining architecture’s disciplinary boundaries. Dramatic Architectures, Theatre and Performing Arts in Motion, Escola Superior Artística do Porto-Center for Studies Arnaldo Araújo CEAA, Oporto,. November, 2020 (online).

SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE-ARCHIVES AND ARCHITECTURAL PRACTICE

In conversation with Víctor Hugo Acuña, Archivo y prácticas arquitectónicas, School of Architecture, University of Costa Rica, October, 2020.

SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE

In conversation with Víctor Hugo Acuña, Archivo y prácticas arquitectónicas, School of Architecture, University of Costa Rica, October, 2020.


In 2019:
COLONIAL AND POSTCOLONIAL LANDSCAPES

China in African, Latin American and Caribbean territories: Examining spatial transformations around diplomacy and economic aid, co-chair. Colonial and Postcolonial LandscapesCenter for Studies on Socioeconomic and Territory Change (Dinamia-CET) of IUL / ISCTE, Calouste-Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon,Portugal. January, 2019.

SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE

Entre Método y Práctica, School of Architecture, University of Costa Rica, December, 2019.

Comments on the idea of the city: images and power in “Teatralidades urbanas” Disputed Concepts, School of Architecture, University of Costa Rica. April, 2019

THE WORK OF FRANZ BEER

Entre Método y Práctica, School of Architecture, University of Costa Rica, December, 2019.


In 2018:
SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE

Intervening, destroying: schools and objects, School of Architecture, University of Costa Rica. November, 2018.

SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE

Architectural histories in Costa Rica can be masculine and imprecise in “Artistas y Arquitectas: A propósito de dos intervenciones”, School of Architecture and School of Visual Arts, University of Costa Rica. June, 2018

AEDA

An archeology of the University Campus, School of Architecture, University of Costa Rica. May, 2018


In 2017:

AIARG

Against a pedagogical colonization: The case of the School of Architecture at the University of Costa Rica. All-Ireland Architecture Research Group Conference; Waterford, Ireland. January, 2017.



In 2015:

Think, teach, learn: The origins of the School of Architecture at the University of Costa Rica. This thing called theory, Architectural Humanities Research Association, Leeds Becket University, Leeds, United Kingdom. December, 2015.

The creation of the School of Architecture at the University of Costa Rica from the perspective of power, knowledge and nationalism. Philosophy and Architecture International Postgraduate Conference, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal. November, 2015.


2014:

PENSAR-HACER 2014

Think-Make The pedagogical experience at the Escola do Porto. School of Architecture, San Pedro, Montes de Oca, Costa Rica, 2014.