Izaskun Chinchilla is an architect who has run her own firm since 2001. As an internationally awarded architect, she is known for her deep commitment to social innovation and ecology. She has executed projects like the Organic Growth Pavilion in New York, the restoration of the Garcimuñoz Castle in Cuenca and the VIP lounge for Arco 2016, which showcase how the imagination applied to environmental and social commitment can entail new and unexpected uses for old spaces, discarded materials and everyday objects. In her talk, she will reveal the design criteria for her recent co-working project, exhibition and event spaces, describing the process of how to convert good environmental and social intentions into shared values with commercial, cultural, economic and political interest.
Deep thingking, fresh making
16:00 a 17:00