Dr. DANIELA ORTIZ DOS SANTOS
— Koordination / Coordination
Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, Kunstgeschichtliches Institut
Daniela Ortiz dos Santos is an architect and architectural historian whose work is at the crossroads of the cultural studies of art, architecture and the city and the history of the transatlantic world. She studied Architecture and Urbanism in Buenos Aires (UBA) and Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) and received her PhD in History and Theory of Architecture from the ETH Zurich. She was a PhD Fellow at the Canadian Centre for Architecture in Montreal (2012), a Fellow at the Fondation Le Corbusier in Paris (2005-2006) and co-curated the exhibition „gta Films“ at the gta Exhibitions of the ETH Zurich (September-December 2017). She has taught in Architectural Schools in Rio de Janeiro and Zurich and is currently teaching at the Art History Institute of the Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main. Since April 2018, Daniela Ortiz dos Santos serves as coordinator of the Centre for Critical Studies in Architecture.
Her forthcoming publications include: „Toward an Atlas of Affections: Methods in Architectural and Urban History“ in Paola Berenstein Jacques and Margareth da Silva Pereira, ed., Nebulosas do pensamento urbanistico: Modos de fazer (Edufba, 2018) and „Blaise Cendrars et Le Corbusier: villes et voyages utiles“ in Marie-Paule Berranger and Christine Le Quellec Cottier, ed., „proceedings of the colloquium Cendrars en Correspondance“, Kommodo21, Université de Montpellier (2018).