SPRING | Lecture Series: Leonmarcial Architects
March 8 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm| Free
Born in Lima, she has designed and developed most of her projects in Peru. With her first project, “Casa en Playa Bonita” (1996-1998), she was chosen as a finalist in the II Mies van der Rohe award for the Latin American Architecture (2000). Her recent projects include the “Casa Vertical” in San Isidro, Lima (2003-2005) and the “Casa Plataforma” in Surco, Lima (2010-2012). She was a visiting professor of the Graduate School of design at Harvard University (2007).
She has been a design critic and a lecturer in South America, Europe, Asia and the United States. The Center for Art and Architecture or MAK as its acronym in English, selected her for a residency program (UFI Program) in Los Angeles, with the proposal of LA-LIMA, Probing the Urban Desert. She was nominated in 2009 for the Marcus Prize in Architecture. Her work has been published in many local and international magazines.