Image: Andrew Saunders, San Andrea al Quirinale, Rome, inside seen from the outside.
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Please join us as Victor Deupi discusses his book Transformations in Classical Architecture: New Directions in Research and Practice (Oscar Riera Ojeda Publishers, 2018), based on recent research and work by leading figures associated with the University of Miami School of Architecture. The book examines how classical and traditional architecture could evolve in relation to new paradigms of research and practice. Dr. Deupi’s talk will discuss the book and reconsider it in light of the current climatic, health, and social crises that have shaken the profession.
Victor Deupi is a Lecturer at the University of Miami School of Architecture. His research focuses on the art and architecture of the Early Modern Ibero-American world, and mid-20th-century Cuba. His books include Architectural Temperance: Spain and Rome, 1700-1759 (Routledge 2015), Transformations in Classical Architecture: New Directions in Research and Practice (Oscar Riera Ojeda Publishers, 2018), Emilio Sanchez in New York and Latin America (Routledge, 2020), Cuban Modernism: Mid-Century Architecture 1940-1970, with Jean-Francois Lejeune (Birkhäuser Verlag, 2020), and Stables: High Design for Horse and Home and Wineries of the World: Architecture and Viticulture, both with Oscar Riera Ojeda (Rizzoli, 2021). Dr. Deupi was also the President of the CINTAS Foundation dedicated to promoting Cuban art and culture from 2016-2018.
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