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The design for the Parc de la Villette was selected from over 470 international competitors. The objectives of the competition were both to mark the vision of an era and to act upon the future economic and cultural development of a key area in Paris. As described in the competition, La Villette..

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Maite Borjabad Lopez-Pastor

New York and Chicago, USA
born 1988, Madrid

Maite Borjabad López-Pastor is a Spanish architect, curator and researcher based in Chicago and NY whose work revolves between architecture, art and politics. She is currently Curator at the Architecture and Design Department at the Art Institute of Chicago. Previously she has worked at The..

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Renato Nicolini

Rome, Italy
born 1942, Rome

Nicolini has been an italian architect, politician, and dramaturg. His diverse career spans former positions as head of the Cultural Department for the City of Rome, member of the Italian Parliament, and head of the Department of City Identity for Naples. Inventor of the “Estate Romana” festival..

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“Memory is not an instrument for surveying the past but its theatre. It is the medium of past experience, just as the earth is the medium in which dead cities lie buried. He who seeks to approach his own buried past must conduct himself like a man digging.” -Walter Benjamin

The Thang Nguan..

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