Open Lecture Wednesday 11.09.19 from 1330-1500 "An Archeology of Enclosure" by Bárbara Maçães Costa

Bárbara Maçães Costa is an architect and doctoral candidate and lecturer at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne. Read more!

Title: An Archeology of Enclosure (Cartography)

Bio: Bárbara Maçães Costa has a Diploma in Architecture from the University of Porto and a Master in Drawing from the University of Lisbon. She is a doctoral candidate and lecturer at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne. Her teaching focuses on environmental aesthetics and cartography as a situated language. Her research troubles the ideal of architectural autonomy and elaborates a hypothesis of architecture as environmental apparatus. Broader interests include spatial justice, political ecology, socialist eco-feminism and housing rights in Southern Europe.