Wednesday, April 17 at 6:00pm
Architect and instructor Natalia Escobar Castrillón studies and teaches modern and postmodern philosophy of history and memory at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. Natalia develops models and concepts for the theorization of emergent architectural conservation practices outside the canon of traditional conservation. She edited the journal Materia Arquitectura in 2015 and is the founder and editor-in-chief of the journal OBL/QUE since 2016, which received the Haskell award from the New York Center for Architecture. Natalia holds an M.Arch from the University of Seville, an M.Des from the Harvard GSD and is a Ph.D. candidate at the Harvard GSAS.